Filemaker announces Bento for iPad | iLounge News


Filemaker announces Bento for iPad

Filemaker has announced that it will be launching a version of its popular consumer database application, Bento, for the iPad. Similar in concept to the Bento for iPhone app released last spring, the iPad version of Bento can be used as a standalone app or sync via Wi-Fi with the Mac version of Bento. The new version has been redesigned to take advantage of the larger screen size and UI features offered by the iPad to provide smoother database navigation and a visually appealing presentation of data. The app will ship with a number of database templates to allow users to quickly get started and is expected to be sold as a separate app for the same $5 price tag as the iPhone version. [via Mac Rumors]

« Apple receives iPad trademark from Fujitsu

Things 1.4 update brings landscape mode, search »

Related Stories



Day one purchase for me!

Posted by Jesse Hollington in Toronto on March 29, 2010 at 10:23 AM (CDT)


What would be really cool if it could access networked SQL databases OTA.
Most SQL front ends aren’t designed for a Tablet Touch interface, which is a real shame. Most Storemen still use clipboards. Those lucky enough to be able to access live stock data are forced to use clunky, slow, expensive Handheld WiMo or DOS-based devices.

Posted by Jesse Hollington in Toronto on March 30, 2010 at 4:31 AM (CDT)

Sign up for the iLounge Weekly Newsletter


Recent News

Recent Reviews

Recent Articles

Sign up for the iLounge Weekly Newsletter


iLounge is an independent resource for all things iPod, iPhone, iPad, and beyond.
iPod, iPhone, iPad, iTunes, Apple TV, Mac, and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc.
iLounge is © 2001 - 2015 iLounge, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy