Apple Releases iWork Productivity Suite for iPhone, iPod Touch

Apple has released its iWork productivity app for the iPhone and iPod Touch models powered by iOS 4 or higher.

The iWork application suite is made up of three apps, Pages, Numbers and Keynote. Pages allows users to create to create documents while Numbers and Keynote allows users to ceate spreadsheets and presentations.

The apps, retailing for $10 each, are capable of importing and exporting files from iWork for Mac and Microsoft Office. They also support Apple’s AirPrint wireless printing technology.

The apps also come with a new document management tools that allow users to organise them into folders. Apple has also added a new feature called Smart Zoom that allows users to navigate between folders and documents.

"Now you can use Keynote, Pages and Numbers on iPhone and iPod Touch to create amazing presentations, documents and spreadsheets right in the palm of your hand," said Philip Schiller, Apple's SVP of worldwide product marketing.

"The incredible Retina display, revolutionary multi-touch interface and our powerful software make it easy to create, edit, organise and share all of your documents from iPhone 4 or iPod Touch," he added.

Apple already offers the iWork app suite for the iPad. The software has been available since the tablet was launched in April 2010.