PDFpen for iPad 1.2 Adds Dropbox Folder Syncing


San Francisco, CA – June 20, 2012 – Smile, a developer of productivity applications for Mac and iOS, has released PDFpen for iPad 1.2. The update adds Dropbox folder syncing so that users can use both Mac and iPad to seamlessly edit PDF documents stored on Dropbox.

The update also adds the option for users to create a PDF from selected pages or from a photo. PDFpen for iPad now features localizations in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese.

“Many of our users store PDF documents on Dropbox,” said Smile founder Philip Goward. “We wanted to give them the option of seamless PDF editing on their devices, which we already offer for PDFs stored on iCloud.”

PDFpen for iPad is $14.99, and is available on the iTunes App Store.

What’s new in PDFpen for iPad 1.2:
– Sync with Dropbox folders for sharing documents between devices
– Create a document from selected pages
– Create a document from a photo
– French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese localizations

PDFpen for iPad features:
– Read and edit PDF documents on your iPad
– Store documents in iCloud or Dropbox for sharing between devices
– Add text, images and signatures to PDFs
– Correct text in original PDF with editable text blocks
– Move, resize, copy and delete images in original PDF
– Import images from iPad Photo Library
– Save frequently-used images, signatures, objects and text for reuse
– Fill out PDF forms
– Add notes, comments, and freehand scribbles
– Draw lines, arrows, rectangles, ellipses and polygons
– Mark up documents with highlighting, underscoring and strikethrough; proofreading symbol collection included
– Copy, combine, rename and delete files
– Create a PDF document from selected pages or from a photo
– Thumbnail view sidebar for easy skimming
– Email PDF files
– Retrieve and save PDFs directly with Dropbox, Evernote and Google Docs; share PDFs with a computer via Wi-Fi; transfer files using iTunes, FTP, WebDAV, and iDisk.
– Available in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese localizations

System Requirements:
– an iPad running iOS 5 is required for PDFpen for iPad

Regular price: $14.99
Available on the iTunes App Store

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Smile makes productivity software for Mac OS X and iOS devices, including PDFpen, the Mac PDF editor that won an Editors’ Choice Award from Macworld and The Mac Observer; PDFpen for iPad, the mobile PDF editor; TextExpander, the Mac typing shortcut tool that also won a Macworld Eddy award; TextExpander touch for the iPhone and iPad; and DiscLabel, the Macworld Eddy award-winning CD label design program.

Demos of all Smile products for Mac OS X are available for free download at https://smilesoftware.com/.

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Jean MacDonald (+1-503-226-6346, PST)
Partner, Marketing/PR, Smile
Email: jean@smilesoftware.com

Greg Scown (+1-510-289-4000, PST)
Founder, Smile
E-mail: greg@smilesoftware.com

Philip Goward
Founder, Smile
E-mail: philip@smilesoftware.com

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