In the A-Z List view you can show a thumbnail image of the item next to the item information as well as view the first line of an item's description.
In addition to increasing the amount of information displayed on the list, disabling the thumbnail images will allow the list to display more quickly.
Disabling the description row. When there are only two lines of information, more information is able to be displayed on a small screen such as the iPhone versus the large screen of the iPad.
To change the date format option go to Settings tab> Settings and Options (for Android see Configure Settings and Options.) Scroll to the very bottom.