[October 31, 2007]
[October 25, 2007]
Oxford Dictionaries – Intelligent Translation on the Move
Paragon Software (SHDD) is proud to announce the release of famous English dictionaries for Palm OS, Windows Mobile, Symbian S60 3rd Edition and UIQ 3.0 from world-renowned Oxford University Press. Users will be able to enjoy comprehensive Oxford dictionaries based on the quality and reputation of traditional English translation.
Concise Oxford English Dictionary, the most popular dictionary of its kind, contains over 240,000 words, phrases, and definitions. It is noted for its clear, concise definitions as well as its comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the vocabulary of the English-speaking world.
Concise Oxford Thesaurus is a treasury of the language and a perfect tool to improve the writing style. It contains over 365,000 alternative and opposite words, ideal for use in word games and puzzles, that helps to choose the right word for every occasion, and gives new synonyms for tired old words.
The Oxford Russian Dictionary contains 185,000+ references, 290,000+ translations including thorough coverage of modern idioms, British, American English and regional Russian dialects alongside with numerous illustrative examples.
These extensive Oxford word bases work under powerful SlovoEd engine. It helps to find the necessary translation 100 times faster than using a paper dictionary as well as enriches the comprehensive Oxford’s content for Windows Mobile and Palm OS with the following features:
- Translation of different grammatical word forms
- Word translation while working in another application without switching to the dictionary
- 20 000 English audio pronunciations provided by Paragon Software
- “Word of the Day” and “Card Quiz” special learning tools to make the study process more interesting
To get more efficient translation on Symbian S60 3rd Edition and UIQ 3.0 smartphones, Oxford dictionaries offer such useful options as: cross-links between related articles and directions, installation on memory cards to save main memory-space and the list of 15 recently viewed words.
Paragon Software and Oxford University Press have combined their efforts to supply users with authoritative and feature-rich dictionaries for all popular mobile platforms.
For more information about Oxford dictionaries, please visit http://www.penreader.com or check http://penreader.mobi from PDA or smartphone.
[October 18, 2007]
[October 16, 2007]
Advanced Calendar Application for Symbian Smartphones Released
Handy Calendar is a new application for efficient time management
Moscow, Russia – 16 October 2007 – Epocware/Paragon Software Group has released Handy Calendar, an advanced calendar application with Month/Week/Day and Tasks views for S60 3rd Edition on Symbian OS™. This utility allows users to organize their time more efficiently providing a total overview of appointments and tasks for a day, week or month.
Handy Calendar is a powerful time management tool that will prove to be indispensable in modern busy life. It enhances default Calendar views and supplements them with useful tools for professional and comfortable schedule control. Handy Calendar is a mobile personal assistant that assumes control of user’s information, appointments and tasks and guarantees nothing will be missed or left behind. At a glance the user will see day or week plans and will get quick access to detailed view of coming meetings and assignments.
Handy Calendar for Symbian smartphones based on S60 3rd Edition on Symbian OS features:
- Enhanced views: Month, Week, Day, and Tasks
- Zooming in views
- Notes support for all entry types
- Repeating for entries: Monthly by day, Yearly by day, and Working days
- Busy bar to estimate how busy the day is
- Advanced entry viewing that allows to see all the attributes at once, open URLs, send e-mail or make a phone call
- All entries can be synchronized with Microsoft Outlook
“We strive to create quality applications and continuously expand their features, so customers can discover new benefits of Symbian smartphones. Today we are happy to respond to the users’ need for an easy, professional and effective organizer for their busy lives. Now there is no need to keep all the tasks and appointments in mind, as a feature-rich and customizable calendar application with one-hand control has available been released for S60 smartphones,” said Jeanne Kolesnik, Business Development Director, Epocware and Smart Handheld Devices divisions, Paragon Software Group.
For more information about Handy Calendar for S60 3rd edition on Symbian OS please, visit http://www.epocware.com.
[October 12, 2007]
Epocware Joins UIQ Alliance Partner Program
Epocware and UIQ Technology on new collaboration level
Moscow, Russia – 12 October 2007 –Epocware/Paragon Software Group today announced that it has joined UIQ Technolgy’s partner program, UIQ Alliance, to support the growing success of UIQ™ and UIQ Technology. UIQ Alliance facilitates for mobile phone manufacturers to find partners that are acknowledged by UIQ Technology. The program supports many service, application and content providers worldwide who enhance the value of the UIQ product offering.
Having been developing solutions for Symbian OS and UIQ since the first release of the both platforms, Epocware has established the reputation of trustworthy member of Symbian OS community. As a UIQ Alliance Partner along with Symbian Platinum, Symbian Self Certification, Forum Nokia Pro, Sony Ericsson Developer World and MOTODEV memberships, Epocware will further strengthen the collaboration with UIQ Technology and fully realize the prospects to deliver advanced solutions to enhance the potential of devices based on UIQ.
Epocware’s participation in UIQ Alliance takes its relationships with Sony Ericsson and Motorola companies licensed UIQ to a new level. During the companies’ long-term partnership the various collaboration agreements were accomplished: Try&Buy projects and software incorporation into UIQ-based Sony Ericsson smartphones distributed in local markets as well as Motorola A950/A1000 bundling with utilities.
“Most of our partners thought that we had long ago joined this program. Therefore it is extremely pleasant to be chosen and officially acknowledged today as a UIQ Alliance Partner,” said Jeanne Kolesnik, Business Development Director, Epocware and Smart Handheld Devices divisions, Paragon Software Group. “This partnership reflects our commitment to the UIQ platform and UIQ licensees and intention to provide more in-depth solutions to customers and UIQ community.”
"We are delighted to invite Epocware to UIQ Alliance. Their utility applications, dictionaries and games add a lot of value for end consumers using UIQ enabled devices from any of our licensees", said Carina Lindberg, Head of Partner Program.
Epocware’s most popular and award-winning solution is SlovoEd, a unique multilingual dictionary line running SlovoEd stand alone and SlovoEd client-server applications for professional translation. The dictionary content is provided by such world-known linguistic companies as Brockhaus Duden Neue Medien GmbH; Chambers Harrap Publishers, Ltd.; Ernst Klett Sprachen GmbH; Larousse Editorial, S.L.; Merriam-Webster Inc.; Oxford University Press; Van Dale Lexicografie bv and others.
Handy Tools is an all-in-one suit of must-have applications: Handy Safe - mobile wallet to keep private information (credit card details, PINs, passwords, etc.) secure on a smartphone, Handy Weather - detailed and up-to-date weather forecast, and other utilities. Handy Weather was one of the first Symbian Signed applications for Symbian OS v9. It has been widely acknowledged by the Symbian community as a best seller, used by thousands of smartphone users throughout the world. Epocware’s solitaire collections offer a large set of games of different types, from popular to some very uncommon for real solitaire lovers.