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[June 26, 2007]
PONS and Harrap’s dictionaries for Palm OS released

Paragon Software (SHDD) is proud to present new Slovoed dictionaries with the wordbases provided by such world famous reference publishers as Chambers Harrap Publishers LTD and PONS GmbH. Now two most popular dictionaries of the German and French-speaking worlds are available for Palm based devices.

Slovoed Deluxe English-German & German-English dictionary is a mobile edition of famous PONS Wörterbuch für Schule und Studium – Studienausgabe. It includes 171 171 extensive entries, numerous translations, different variants of word usage and spelling as well as technical terms and irregular verbs. Besides basic English and German languages, it contains up-to-date vocabulary featuring linguistic aspects of American, Australian, Austrian and Swiss regions.

Slovoed Deluxe English-French & French-English includes Harrap's French Shorter Dictionary wordbase, the most authoritative pocket reference of English and French. The dictionary contains 88 000+ entries, 600 000+ translations, 350 000+ references, English and French idioms, treatment of colloquial and technical vocabulary, etc.

Moreover Slovoed Deluxe English-German and Slovoed Deluxe English-French include the following features:

  • Translation of different grammatical word forms
  • Word translation while working in current application without switching to the dictionary
  • 20 000 word sound samples to check the pronunciation
  • Helpful learning tools: Table of English irregular verbs, “Word of the Day” and “Flash Cards”
  • Slovoed Studio utility to create personal dictionary
  • Wireless purchase support.

More information about Slovoed dictionary for Palm OS

[June 22, 2007]
Global Weather Forecast with Handy Weather for Treo

Paragon Software (SHDD) is proud to announce Handy Weather for Palm OS devices released. This application provides detailed and always up-to-date 5-day weather forecast for any city in the world.

Summer is moving on and most people are engaged in planning vacations and travels. Handy Weather on your Treo™ smartphone helps you to plan time more efficiently. You will be prepared to all the climate changes and be completely informed about such weather conditions as day and night temperature, wind direction and speed, UV index and others. There is no need to search for necessary forecast through web or scan telecasting. With Handy Weather on Treo™ you will be able to check the latest weather forecast for 40 000 preset world cities on the go.

Handy Weather for Palm® Treo™ smartphones main features:

  • Global coverage: weather forecast for more than 40000 preset cities worldwide or any arbitrary location by coordinates (latitude and longitude);
  • Detailed weather forecast and pleasant animated images;
  • Three weather views: 5-day forecast, detailed one-day forecast, 5-day temperature graph;
  • Forecast for up to 30 chosen locations simultaneously;
  • Automatic or manual weather updates;
  • Key Guard option displays the weather forecast each time turning on the device without Handy Weather launching;
  • Less than 1Kb per city forecast download.

More information about Handy Weather for Palm OS

[June 21, 2007]
The largest Merriam-Webster’s dictionary for Symbian smartphones

Epocware introduced Merriam-Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged, the largest and most comprehensive explanatory dictionary produced in North America, available on Symbian S60 smartphones and Nokia 9300/9500 communicators.

Merriam-Webster Unabridged will be the precious supplement to your library and will not occupy any space on your bookshelf. The dictionary contains 476 000 entries, 700 000 definitions, synonyms, etymologies describing words’ origins, etc. Merriam-Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged appears to be an overall source of easy and fast definition search for students and language enthusiasts as well.

Merriam-Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged provides with the following features:

  • Rapid access to database
  • Additional word pronunciations
  • Dictionary installation on memory cards
  • Cross-lookup feature between articles and directions
  • Search history (the list of 15 words you searched recently)
  • Explanatory notes and usage examples

Epocware and Merriam-Webster, Inc. have combined their efforts, so you can get this famous volume of language knowledge on your Symbian S60 and S80 smartphones.

[June 19, 2007]
Fluent French with Harrap’s dictionary for Windows Mobile

Paragon Software (SHDD) introduced new Slovoed Deluxe English-French dictionary for Windows Mobile Pocket PC devices. The dictionary database is provided by Chambers Harrap Publishers LTD, the publisher of the most popular dictionaries in the French-speaking world.

Slovoed Deluxe English-French & French-English dictionary is based on Harrap's French Shorter Dictionary, the most authoritative pocket reference of English and French. The dictionary contains 88 000+ entries, 600 000+ translations, 350 000+ references, English and French idioms, treatment of colloquial and technical vocabulary, etc. It represents the accumulation of decades of editorial work and expertise. Harrap's French Shorter Dictionary has been the common reference book for language beginners and professionals during most of 20th century and now Slovoed dictionaries proceed with this tradition.

Due to unique technologies by Paragon Software (SHDD), Windows Mobile devices’ owners can get fast and precise translations 24/7 right from their PDA. Slovoed Deluxe English-French includes the following features:

  • Translation of different grammatical forms of the word;
  • Word translation while working in current application without switching to the dictionary;
  • High quality pre-recorded pronunciation of 20 000 English and French words;
  • Helpful learning tools: Table of English irregular words, “Word of the Day” and “Flash Cards”
  • Slovoed Studio utility to create personal dictionary
  • Wireless purchase support.

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More information about Slovoed Deluxe English-French dictionary for Windows Mobile

[June 09, 2007]
All-embracing Slovoed translation by one click

Slovoed Paragon Software (SHDD) is proud to announce new Slovoed dictionary product line for Windows Vista/XP/2000. It represents 25 bilingual and monolingual dictionaries for 9 languages to get detailed and precise translation in a matter of seconds.

Paragon Software, famous for its award-winning software solutions for mobile devices, accommodated its unique compression technology into new dictionaries for desktop PCs. So now there is no need to spend time looking through paper dictionaries or on-line translators, as user will get the necessary translation 100 times faster. Professional and easy-to-use electronic dictionary will provide instant access to exact word translation or definition and does not require a lot of memory.

Slovoed for Windows Vista/XP/2000 key features:

  • Precise word translation by a single click without leaving active application and switching to the dictionary
  • World-famous dictionary bases from the most respected linguistic companies
  • Word translation in any grammatical form (plural nouns, adjectives, different verb forms and so on)
  • Up to 20 000 English, Russian, German, Italian, French and Spanish word sound samples to check the pronunciation
  • Full-text search for words and word combinations
  • Instant grammar reference for every word in the dictionary (English irregular verbs, German verbs, Italian pronoun declension, etc.)
  • Possibility to create personal dictionary by adding new translations or meanings.

More information about Slovoed dictionary for Windows Vista/XP/2000

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