[June 30, 2008]
Handy Converter Performs World Currency Conversions and Units Calculations On-the-Go
Paragon Software Group releases Handy Converter for mobile devices running on Java MIDP 2.0 and BlackBerry, upgrade for Windows Mobile (Pocket PC and Smartphone), and Symbian S60. The program saves the mobile user time and money by performing various calculations and units of measure conversion directly on the mobile device’s screen. Handy Converter is a reliable resource for world-currency and units-of-measure calculations, supporting up to 57 currencies and units of temperature, length, weight, area, volume and speed.
The product’s main features include:
- Instant value evaluation while typing – no extra steps to find out the result
- Conversions into 57 major world currencies
- Exchange rates automatically provided by Bank of Canada and European Central Bank, or rate may be manually assigned
- Clothing size conversions from seven international scales for men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and shoes
- Conversions of temperature, length, weight, area, volume, speed, etc.
- Smart and user-friendly interface without complicated menus
(Please note that some features may vary, depending on platform.)
Whether on a business trip or vacation, Handy Converter will be always on hand to provide instant and accurate answers to all extensive calculations.
[June 23, 2008]
Paragon Software® launches new Drive Backup 9.0
Paragon Software Group (PSG), the technology leader in innovative data security and data management solutions, today announced the immediate availability of Drive Backup 9.0 Personal and Professional Editions. These new versions of Paragon’s award-winning Drive Backup data and system backup software provide home PC and home office users with a new approach to file-level backup along with a powerful system restore functionality. Now consumers can easily create a bootable, portable rescue USB flash drive to keep handy at all times.
Paragon's Drive Backup 9.0 features maximum ease-of-use and adds new functionalities, including an innovative file-level protection system that allows users to protect all files, including emails, Outlook files, photos, music, videos, spreadsheets and other documents from damage through the creation of a backup copy. Drive Backup 9.0 differs from competing offerings in that it utilizes a file-level protection system that allows the product to backup open and "in-use" files, creating a comprehensive backup system which combines the benefits of both disk-snapshot-based and file-based backup approaches.
Please find information about Drive Backup 9.0 at www.paragon-software.com
[June 07, 2008]
Paragon Software Group and ASUSTeK Bring Award-winning Handheld Technology to Eastern European Market
Paragon Software Group, the leading developer of innovative software applications for mobile devices and PC desktops, announces the release of a Hungarian localization package on the newest generation of ASUS smartphones. The agreement between Paragon and ASUSTeK Computer Inc., a leading provider of high-performance handheld devices, will enable full native interface translation, text input and handwriting recognition in the Hungarian language on ASUS P750 and P527 GPS smartphones through a preinstalled Paragon software bundle.
Localized for Hungarian, the package allows full translation of the interface, onscreen and hardware keyboards in Hungarian, as well as allows the user to conveniently switch between Hungarian and English. Also, included in the bundle is Paragon’s PenReader multilingual handwriting recognition software, enabling handwriting recognition text input in the Hungarian language. PenReader does not require special training or adjustment to one’s handwriting, and will be ready to use as soon as the device is turned on, making work on the P750 or P527 device more comfortable and effective.
“ASUSTeK is well-known for its high-quality mobile offerings, and this package represents the quality of Paragon’s continued partnership with ASUS in value-added software,” said Dmitry Bekhterev, chief of sales and business development department of Paragon Software Group. “Paragon collaborated intensely with ASUS to help bring the best possible mobile computing experience to Eastern Europe.”