Initial Release: November 2009
Latest update: v1.0.14, February 2017
Ok, I have to admit something...I'm an Anglophile. Maybe that's not the right word here since
I'm actually more a fan of the UK (that's the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
thank you very much!) And what is the best symbol of Britain...at least one of them? Why The Monarchy
of course. I think what I find most fascinating is a family that can trace its line back for over 1,000
So I give to you this Android version of the Official History of the British Monarchy. This is a
self-contained version of the website maintained by The Royal Household.
Completed a reworking/rebuilding of the app to work with Android 6.+. I also fixed the issue of hyperlinks within the
app which is important for this type of application.
This application can be found in the Android Marketplace under "Books & Reference".
v1.0.14 General compatibility upgrade for Android 6.
v1.0.13 Expanded the text resizing range.
v1.0.12 Text resizing added.
v1.0.11 Minor fixes including a 'swipe finger to navigate' message at the bottom of the text screen.
v1.0.10 Search results are now persistent.
v1.0.9 Added swipe gestures to navigation (replacing the recently added nav buttons). You can now navigate through the monarchs by swiping your finger left or right.
v1.0.8 Added a 'One moment please' message to the search screen.
v1.0.7 Included navigation buttons for those devices which do not have a dedicated trackball or d-pad. Also changed the minimum OS version of the app to 1.6 so it can be run and properly formatted on the Galaxy Tablet.
v1.0.6 Search bug discovered. If the user selected \'No match found for...\' an error was throw and not caught. Fixed.
v1.0.5 Fixed bug causing crash when app is started in landscape mode.
v1.0.3 This update will only effect Android 2.2 (Froyo) and higher users.
Added capability to move app to the sd card.
v1.0.2 Fixed bug where punctuation was not showing in text.
v1.0.1 Minor bug fixes and content addition.
v1.0.0 Initial build.