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Smith Micro Software Announces Free Photo A.K.A. For Easy Image Management

Feb 23, 2010
Photo A.K.A. Enables Mac Users to Easily Manage Groups of Photos and Share Them Via Flickr and Picasa

ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI) Productivity and Graphics Group today announced Photo A.K.A. ™, a free image management tool that allows photo enthusiasts to easily simultaneously rename groups of photos being transferred from digital cameras. Photo A.K.A also simplifies the process of archiving photos and sharing them through Flickr™ or Picasa™ web services.

Digital cameras capture life's special moments, but over time the thousands of photos saved become difficult to find and share when they are needed. As a free standalone product that integrates with the Smith Micro Spring Cleaning solution, Photo A.K.A. is a versatile application that lets users easily manage their photos , enabling batch renaming, burning to physical media, archiving, emailing and sharing over popular web services.

"Photos being transferred from your camera to your computer automatically receive cryptic file names that make them impossible to search intuitively," said Pauline Shumake, Senior Product Manager of Productivity and Graphics at Smith Micro Software. "Photo A.K.A. lets users rename groups of photos with logical, searchable names that reflect the content of the photos or a preferred naming convention, thereby saving users valuable time and energy by eliminating the hassle of searching for photos from months or even years ago!"

Key Features of Photo A.K.A.:

  • Rename Multiple Photos Simultaneously - Ability to automatically rename a group of images or any files before importing into a photo library
  • Social Web - Ability to easily upload photos for sharing with friends and family via Flickr or Picasa
  • Backup for Safekeeping - Allows for quick transfer of images to a CD, DVD or Blu-ray Disk and the ability to create StuffIt® archives
  • Versatility - Enables users to resize images for emailing, printing or slideshows

Pricing and Availability:

Photo A.K.A. is a free standalone solution available direct from the Smith Micro at: http://www.smithmicro.com/photoaka. Photo A.K.A. supports Snow Leopard and Mac OS 10.4.2 or later.

About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, with offices in Europe and Asia, develops mobility solutions that enable seamless broadband connectivity and next generation media and mobile convergence products over wireless networks.

The Company's Productivity and Graphics Group provides software solutions for people who want their computing experience to be more secure, organized and creative. Smith Micro Software's complete lines of products are available through its sales groups, and direct from its websites, retail distributors and value-added resellers. Smith Micro Software's common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SMSI. For more information, please visit: http://www.smithmicro.com.

Smith Micro and the Smith Micro logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Smith Micro Software, Inc. All other trademarks and product names are the property of their respective companies.

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