Includes Speed Improvements and Support for New Encrypted Zip Format
Aliso Viejo, CA — September 26, 2006 — Smith Micro Software, Inc.
(NASDAQ: SMSI) today announced the availability of StuffIt Standard
Edition 11.0. This Universal Binary release provides native support
for Intel based Macs, and features a number of improvements to its
core compression engine. These improvements deliver faster
compression and decompression speeds, especially evident on
dual-processor or dual-core Macs. StuffIt Standard Edition includes
our patent-pending JPEG compression technology which compresses files
by up to 30% without compromising image quality.
StuffIt Standard expands the Zip format support in the Mac OS X
Finder. It also supports the creation of encrypted Zip archives and
provides Mac users with the ability to open “strong encrypted”
Windows Zip archives that originated on a PC. StuffIt’s improved Zip
compression technology permits users to create Zip archives that are
smaller than those created by the Finder, while retaining full
compatibility with all existing Zip applications on both Macs and
Pricing, Availability and Requirements
The MSRP for StuffIt Standard Edition 11.0 is $49.99. The application
is available at Smith Micro and popular retailers, catalogs and
distribution partners worldwide.
Registered users of any version of StuffIt Standard Edition can
upgrade to StuffIt Deluxe 11.0 for just $29.99 or upgrade to StuffIt
Standard Edition 11 for only $14.99. This upgrade offer is good until
March 31, 2007. To upgrade, please visit:
StuffIt Standard Edition 11.0 requires Mac OS 10.3 or higher.
To learn more about StuffIt and our complete line of software, visit:
www.stuffit.com, www.allume.com, or www.smithmicro.com.
About Smith Micro Software:
Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, CA, is a
developer and marketer of wireless communications and utility
software products for multiple OS platforms. The company designs
easy-to-use software for personal computing and business solutions
around the world. With a focus on wireless and broadband technologies
and the Internet, the company’s products and services enable wireless
communications, file and image compression, digital image and music
management. In addition, Smith Micro develops and publishes
award-winning software solutions for Windows and Macintosh,
empowering users in the areas of information access, removal,
recovery, security, and Internet distribution. Smith Micro’s leading
brands are QuickLink, StuffIt, CheckIt, Internet Cleanup and Spring
Cleaning. Smith Micro’s complete line of products is available
through retail stores, Value-Added Resellers (VARs), Smith Micro’s
consumer, enterprise, wireless OEM sales groups and the company’s
websites. Smith Micro’s common stock trades on The NASDAQ Stock
Market under the symbol SMSI.