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Smith Micro Develops New Photo Management Software Title: "Major League Baseball Grand Slam Photo Studio" For Sakar International

Apr 02, 2007
Smith Micro's New Photo Management Software Title Will be Included in Sakar's Digital Cameras and Distributed Throughout Major Retailers in the United States

ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a company that markets and develops a wide range of software products and services for the wireless market, today announced that Sakar International, Inc. a company that designs and manufactures a wide range of technology, toy, and consumer electronic products, has selected Smith Micro's photo management software title: "Major League Baseball Grand Slam Photo Studio" for their Digital Concepts branded cameras for distribution to major retailers in the United States.

Smith Micro's patented photo management technology allows Sakar customers to take a picture of themselves or another individual and suddenly transform into their favorite Major League Baseball player. This easy-to-use photo management system allows users to add captions and sound to the enhanced image and share with others via email, on the internet or print.

Product Features Include:

  • Get Photos Feature - Built-in technology allows users to automatically download photos from the camera to the PC.
  • Creating a Book - Users can choose from a variety of fun and creative template themes and easy-to-use tools such as font and color selection to easily customize their MLB book.
  • Interactive Games -Features interactive and stimulating games for users to enjoy. MLB software programs include customized games such as word search, jigsaw puzzle, sliding puzzle, mechanical maze and word scramble.
  • Workshop - Using their photo in place of their favorite MLB player, users can create custom calendars, greeting cards, postcards, albums, create frames or CD/DVD labels.

"With ever-expanding digital lifestyles, and increasing use of digital cameras, more and more people are looking for a fun and creative way to enhance and manipulate pictures," said William W. Smith, Jr., President and CEO of Smith Micro Software, Inc. "We are excited to be teamed again with Sakar in providing our new Active Captions and Active Images technology to their growing customer base. Once again, this confirms our ability to provide the most customized, cost-effective and efficient digital imaging software solution."

In addition to the Active Captions and Active Images software solution provided to Sakar, Smith Micro's Active Images multimedia messaging system turns any JPEG file into a self-contained multimedia system and can be received and viewed by any hardware device that supports JPEG files. Users of the software product can store and access text, sound, music, objects, Internet links, portable wallets and even video in a single JPEG file. Active Images uses Smith Micro's patented Active-Caption® technology to provide true portability solutions. The Active Image application is available for mobile devices that run Symbian, MS Smart Phone, Palm or are J2ME-capable.

"Sakar continues to innovate and shape the future of digital photography by developing state-of-the-art products that reflect high value and design," said Ralph Sasson, Vice President, Sakar International, Inc. "Smith Micro's intuitive photo imaging software continues to provide Sakar with personalized and innovative digital imaging solutions as we to expand our product line into the sports and entertainment industries."

About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:

Smith Micro Software, Inc., headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, designs integrated cross-platform, easy-to-use software for personal and business computing worldwide. With a focus on wireless, broadband and Internet technologies, the company's products and services enable wireless communications, file and image compression and multimedia management. The company's award-winning software solutions empower Windows and Macintosh users in the areas of information access, removal, recovery, security, and Internet distribution. Smith Micro's complete line of products is available through Smith Micro's Enterprise, Channel, OEM Sales Groups, and direct from our websites, retail and value-added resellers (VARs) partners. Smith Micro's common stock trades on The NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol SMSI.

About Sakar International, Inc.:

Sakar International Inc, designs and manufactures a wide range of technology, toy, and consumer electronic products. Founded in 1977, Sakar International Inc. began primarily as a photo lens company. Since its inception, Sakar has successfully expanded its reach into the consumer electronics market by keeping at the forefront of consumer trends, paying attention to consumer's needs, design, quality and cost. In addition, Sakar enjoys an industry wide reputation for servicing its trade retailers due to its state of the art operational systems.

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