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May 11, 1998
Creative Technology Will Now Include QuickLink MessageCenter III® with Blaster IntegratorTM PC - Kits Shipped to Latin America

ALISO VIEJO, CA -Smith Micro Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMSI) announced today that Creative Technology, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CREAF) is now shipping Spanish and Portuguese language versions of Smith Micro's QuickLink MessageCenter III software with its new Blaster Integrator series of Multimedia PC - Kits available in Latin America. Smith Micro's QuickLink MessageCenter III effectively transforms a Windows 3.1x / Windows 95 PC and modem into a complete and sophisticated communications center.

"We are excited to enter into this relationship with Creative Technology because it introduces our product lines to new international markets," said William W. Smith, Jr., President and CEO of Smith Micro Software, Inc. "The reputation of Creative's products is well recognized, and we believe that QuickLink MessageCenter III will integrate well with the Blaster Integrator kits to provide users in Latin America with a complete PC-based solution for all of their communications needs."

Using Smith Micro's QuickLink MessageCenter III software, PC users can send and receive faxes electronically, transfer files across the street or around the world, and create a multiple voice mail system for both the home or the office. The program also features automatic pager notification of received voice mail and faxes, password protected remote access to voice mail and faxes, logging and fax management capabilities, and support for a number of connectivity options as well.

"We chose to ship QuickLink MessageCenter III with Creative's Blaster Integrator PC - Kits because it was the most powerful and affordable communications package available to us in Spanish and Portu-guese language versions," said Mark Adams, Director for Latin America at Creative Labs.

Available in two models, the Multimedia PC - Kit Blaster Integrator 6000 and Blaster Integrator 3000 are specifically designed to meet the needs of Latin American PC builders. With these kits, PC builders will receive Creative's latest multimedia technology - including audio, CD-ROM, graphics, communications and speakers - in a single affordable package. QuickLink MessageCenter III comes bundled with Modem Blaster®, one of the key components of Blaster Integrator.

Modem Blaster Flash 56, Creative's newest modem, is a 56K bps internal data fax modem that includes voice mail functions, a full-duplex speaker phone, and a V.80 compatible video conferencing interface. It is compliant with Enhanced V.34, K56flex, and is upgradeable to the recently announced V.90 56K modem standard, and is also compatible with Windows 3.1x, Windows 95, Windows NT, and MS-DOS operating systems.

For more information, contact Laura Raybin, Director of Marketing for Smith Micro at (949) 362-5800, fax (949) 362-2300 or e-mail at The company's Web site address is Sales inquiries can be directed to the company at (800) 964-7674.

Smith Micro is a leading developer and marketer of software products that make person-to-person communications simple. With a focus on the Internet, broadband and modem-based technologies, the company designs integrated, easy-to-use software that enables fax, data, voice and video communication to personal computer users around the world. Headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, the company markets its products worldwide through a network of OEMs and retail distributors. The company is publicly traded on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol SMSI.

This release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Among the important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements are economic, competitive, governmental and technological factors effecting the company's operations, markets, products, services and prices, as well as, other factors detailed in the company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission including its recent filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q.

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