BiteSMS 3.0 has been released in beta on the official BiteSMS Beta Cydia Repository. The application has a 20 day trial period after which it will now cost around $6 dollars to purchase. You will need to add http://www.bitesms.com/cydia/beta as a source in Cydia to install the beta application.
- Added the sub-menu (right-swipe in text box) showing Add My Location and Smileys to Landscape mode.
- Added auto-correction in settings page per active language, so when you switch keyboards the auto-correction setting for that language will take effect neat!
- Added additional smileys, and made them more quickly accessible.
- Added Privacy feature, allowing control over whether the Name, Text and Preview window is shown for incoming SMS messages.
- Added Quick Reply !
- When sending an SMS, you can now press the Power or Home keys and it will be sent as expected, without needing to wait for the sending . process to complete.
- Reorganized the settings screen and updated text, so that the settings are easier to understand.
- Added functionality such that the Intelliscreen Launch SMS feature now works with biteSMS.
- Much faster matching of contacts, especially for those users with very large Contact databases (+5000 contacts) Yippee!
- Added an End User License Agreement into biteSMS, which only needs to be acknowledged once.
- Added licensing to biteSMS, including a free trial period.
BiteSMS also lets you buy credits; then each time you compose an SMS, choose to send it via the biteSMS network instead of your mobile carrier for cheaper rates.