Countdown to Macworld: Day 2

Philip Blog, News

We are counting down the days to our 10th Macworld, where we'll be celebrating our 10th Anniversary. Here's a photo from our second Macworld — 2004 in San Francisco. That's when we released PDFpen 1.0. PDFpen has come a LONG way since then. In 2009, we won a Macworld Eddy Award for PDFpen and in 2012, PDFpen for iPad won …

Macworld 2013: Smile’s 10th Birthday!

Philip Blog, News

Smile was founded in 2003 by Philip Goward and Greg Scown. The two first met at Macworld San Francisco that year. (My sister Judy introduced them, in fact!) They decided to develop DiscLabel together and exhibit at Macworld New York that fall. DiscLabel won Best of Show, and the rest, as they say, is history.  Now in 2013, we are …

Creating a TextExpander AutoCorrect Group

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In version 4 of TextExpander, we added new AutoCorrect snippet groups for German and French. Andreas Zeitler, of  zCasting 3000, is an avid TextExpander user, so we asked him to create these groups. Andreas learned a lot about along the way, and shares his tips in this post.—–This is how the German AutoCorrect snippets came to existence. I’m sharing this in hopes …

PDFpen for iPad Wins Awards at Macworld | iWorld 2012

Philip Blog, News

PDFpen for iPad to critical acclaim at Macworld | iWorld 2012.We received three awards: Macworld Best of Show 2012 The Mac Observer Editors Choice Award 2012 Beatweek Magazine Best of Show 2012 Here’s the Smile team at one of our booths with our awards:(From left to right: Éric, Philip, Jean, Angel, Maia, Greg, Edward, Brian, and Colin.)Thanks to everyone who …

Macworld: Meet the Podcasters at Smile

Philip Blog, News

It’s that time of year again. Smile will be at Macworld|iWorld this year. You’ll find us in the OS X Developer Zone (#201) and in the Mobile Applications Showcase (#818), where we’ll be showing off our iOS products. We are also happy to announce that the popular “Meet the Podcasters” is back.  Each day at 3 p.m., we’ll host some of your …