Singapore, Singapore, September 02, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- WizFolio is a web based reference manager for researchers and scientists to efficiently manage their research and academic papers. WizFolio’s innovative Locate PDF engine easily retrieves PDFs from more than 500 top open access journals and can be linked to institutional library resources.
WizFolio also announced details of its new subscription pricing. Premium users will benefit from an expanded 1GB monthly upload allowance, with a total online storage space of 5GB, unlimited file sharing capabilities, and premium support. WizFolio will charge $25 per year for Premium service. Free Starter Subscriptions are available for users with an institutional email address. These Starter Accounts include a 200MB monthly upload allowance, with a total online storage space of 1GB, and still have access to many of WizFolio’s suite of tools.
Other features include WizAdd, a web scrapper which instantly collects any kind of information from virtually any webpage, allowing users to make their own online collections of journals, videos, patents, and more. Coupled with WizFolio’s ability to share these collections easily over the internet, WizFolio has become a popular tool for disseminating information and documents in institutions, research labs and corporations.
“Information is everywhere, but it’s useless unless it’s properly organized. We want to help students and researchers have a personal reference manager which they can use to collect and organize their research from anywhere” says Dr Casey Chan, WizFolio CEO.
WizFolio Web 2.0 is developed by a privately held Singapore company founded by two serial entrepreneurs. Prof Casey Chan was a co-founder and former CEO of an eLearning company (WizLearn). He is an adjunct professor at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and the Division of Bioengineering at the National University of Singapore.
Co-founder Wade Fallin is President of MedicineLodge Inc. the largest orthopedic R & D company in the United States.
The WizFolio technology reflects the deep experience of the two founders. The design philosophy of the application is focused on simplicity, usability and structural elegance.
For more information about WizFolio, please visit www.wizfolio.com.