Now Software Announces Mac OS X Address Book Compatibility For Now
Up-to-Date & Contact

Users Gain Mac OS X Mail and Bluetooth Compatibility; Enables One Button
Import/Export of Business and Personal Contact Information

COLUMBUS, OHIO – April 30, 2003- Now Software, makers of the #1 best
selling calendar and contact manager, Now Up-to-Date & Contact, today
announced new integration with Apple’s Mac OS X Address Book. Address Book
integration is available as a free standalone sync application for users of
Now Up-to-Date & Contact Version 4.1 and higher. The Address Book Sync
application enables users to synchronize their contact files between Now
Contact and Apple’s Address Book, making the process of maintaining
business and personal information more convenient than ever.

The Address Book Sync application provides significant flexibility,
allowing users to select the direction of import/export, the categories of
contacts to be synced, and the categories into which new contacts are
placed. These new capabilities make it possible for users of Now Up-to-Date
& Contact to eliminate multiple contact information entries, and to take
advantage of technologies such as iSync and Bluetooth to transfer data from
Now Contact to Bluetooth enabled phones.

“Now Software recognizes how important it is to only enter contact
information once. These new features will be of great value to Mac users
who use Mail or any other application that uses the Address Book,” said
John Wallace, president of Now Software. “In the future we will be
providing iCal support. We want our Mac users to know that we will continue
to support them with the most valuable productivity features.”

Now Up-to-Date & Contact allows individuals to schedule appointments,
coordinate tasks, and allocate company resources across an entire
organization, regardless of numbers of locations. Its latest upgrades have
given it unparalleled ability to share files within, and between, Macintosh
and Windows platforms to maximize personal and workgroup productivity.

To obtain Now Software’s free Address Book Sync application, visit Now Up-to-Date & Contact 4.2.6 is currently
available for purchase online or by calling Now Software sales toll-free at
1-866-NOW-SOFT (669-7638) or 614-413-4000.

About Now Software:
Based in New Albany, Ohio, Now Software is the developer of the Eddy
Award-winning Now Up-to-Date & Contact, the world’s number one best-selling
Personal Information Management (PIM) solution for the Macintosh operating
system. Recently expanded in a Windows-compatible version, Now Up-to-Date &
Contact has consistently garnered the industry’s highest accolades. Now
Software is a division of Power On Software, a leading provider of utility
and business productivity software founded in 1993. Power On Software
( is an Inc. 500 company. For more information
about Now Software, visit or call 1-614-413-4000.