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What is iCopy?
iCopy is the first (that I know of) application for the iPhone and iPod Touch that allows you to copy and paste text and URL's between web pages. You also have the option of emailing copied text or URL's.
How does it work?
Install iCopy as a bookmark. (See directions below) Browse the web as you normally would. When you are on a page that has something you want to copy click your bookmarks icon and choose Copy/Paste. From the list choose "Copy Text" or "Copy URL". If copying text, select the text you want to copy. If emailing text or a URL an email will open with the text or URL in the body. If you copied text, when you come
Since you have to click the bookmark twice to paste it's really more of a copy/paste/paste application.
Copy and Paste Text Demo
Copy Text to Email Demo
OK, as you can see, the cons outweigh the pros but this may come in handy in some situation and I'll be working on it to try and get it to do more.
Have emailed text retain all links and images
Installation involves adding a bookmark Safari on you iPhone/iPod Touch and slightly editing the URL. Click here to view the full installation instructions.
Concept and coding by Preston Monroe