Copy-and-Paste Coming to the iPhone, at Last
It works only through Mail and Safari, but the company is probably right when it calls those the most used iPhone apps (except, one would think, the phone app). How do they do it? The company says that it:
The site says: "Launching on Friday, follow @pastebud for details."
Yes, we know, we've been teased before. But this looks like it will launch. Doesn't look like it will be free, however. A message seen during a video demo at Gizmodo says:
"Thanks for trying pastebud! Upgrade now to make it even more convenient, for just $5."For an iPhone product, $5 would be pretty pricey (compared to the sheer number of free and $0.99 apps, that is). The question might be: how long before Apple releases a full-blown copy-and-paste on the iPhone, thus rendering your $5 wasted money? If it's quite some time, it'll be worth it. If not ...