SOURCE: ThinkFree, Inc.

ThinkFree, Inc.

August 14, 2012 11:00 ET

Google Taps ThinkFree Mobile for Viewing Documents on Nexus 7 Tablet

A "Jelly Bean"-Optimized Version of ThinkFree Mobile from Hancom Comes Standard on Nexus 7

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 14, 2012) - Hancom Inc., (www.hancom.com) a global leader in mobile office productivity solutions, has announced that its ThinkFree Office Mobile Viewer for Android™ is being used as the default document viewer on Nexus® 7 from Google, a 7-inch tablet running the latest version of Android. With the ThinkFree Office Mobile Viewer on Nexus 7 tablets, users will be able to open and read PDF files and Microsoft® Office documents from the moment they unpack their new tablets, without additional applications or plug-ins.

Google has recently received worldwide attention for the launch of Nexus 7 in cooperation with ASUS, and the unveiling of the next version of Android, which makes Android smoother, faster and more fluid. Hancom has optimized its ThinkFree Office Mobile solution to take advantage of the latest features in Jelly Bean and to provide users with a responsive, visually satisfying way to view PDF files and Microsoft Office documents on Nexus 7.

"Hancom is honored to have had its ThinkFree Mobile products included on three Nexus devices to date -- including Nexus S, Galaxy Nexus and now Nexus 7," said Hong Goo Lee, CEO of Hancom. "Everyone needs easy access to PDF files and Office documents, and with ThinkFree Mobile now optimized for Jelly Bean and preinstalled on the Nexus 7, it's going to be easier than ever to do that."

ThinkFree Office Mobile is already one of the most widely deployed applications in the Android ecosystem. In addition to Google, numerous other mobile device manufacturers include ThinkFree Office Mobile on their devices. Today, ThinkFree Office Mobile is installed on more than 90 million devices around the world. Hancom is working to strengthen its leading market position by expanding its strong relationships with other leading IT global companies.

About ThinkFree

ThinkFree, Inc., based in Santa Clara, Calif., is the world leader in publishing office productivity applications and services for the connected world. Its award-winning software architecture is flexible for installation on mobile devices and desktop operating systems, or as an on-premise server solution residing behind the firewall or in the cloud. Majority owned by Hancom Inc., a publicly held company on the Korean KOSDAQ stock market, ThinkFree offers market-leading software solutions that leverage the power of the Internet and provide users with a consistent, unified and productive experience regardless of computing platform. Visit ThinkFree at www.thinkfree.com.

About Hancom

Founded in 1989, Hancom Inc. has maintained its leading position worldwide in desktop, online and mobile office productivity markets. The company currently offers Hancom Office 2010 SE, an acclaimed alternative office suite for desktop environment together with ThinkFree family of products. For further information, please visit http://www.hancom.com.

ThinkFree, ThinkFree Office, ThinkFree Server, ThinkFree Mobile and ThinkFree Online are registered trademarks of Hancom Inc. All other trademarks and/or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners. © 2011 Hancom, Inc.

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Contact Information

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    Edward S. Coloma
    ThinkFree, Inc.
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