December 14, 2011 09:00 ET

LULU SOFTWARE Launches Soda 3D PDF Reader

The First 3D PDF Reader Brings the Reading Experience to Life With Improved Functionality and Usability

MONTREAL--(Marketwire - Dec 14, 2011) - LULU SOFTWARE™, the developer that publishes Soda™ PDF software, today announced the launch of Soda 3D PDF Reader™, the first PDF reader to include 3D functionality to allow users to read any PDF like a book. The improved user-interface and 3D patent-pending technology empowers users to expand the reading experience and view any PDF without file modification or conversion.

With the increasing popularity of e-books, LULU SOFTWARE set out to create an innovative and fun way for users to read PDF documents. The simple, user-friendly format of the Soda 3D PDF Reader allows the user to recreate the experience of reading an actual book, as if they are flipping through the pages one by one, and the customizable viewing options provide users with the ability to easily zoom in and out as well as utilize full screen viewing. Soda 3D PDF Reader also enables users to read digital comic book files in 3D (via both .cbr and .cbz formats), allowing for a uniquely immersive experience.

"As PDF software continues to become the reading format of choice, it was important for us to develop a product that was not only easy to read, but fun to use as well," said Eric Gareau, chief executive officer, LULU SOFTWARE. "The improved functionality in Soda 3D PDF Reader is indicative of LULU SOFTWARE's commitment to product excellence and we're excited to offer a first of its kind PDF application to the market."

In addition to improved 3D reader capabilities, users can benefit from a variety of PDF creation functionalities in the same interface, including the ability to create PDF documents quickly and easily from more than 300 file formats such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and any application that prints. Soda 3D PDF Reader also integrates into web browsers, allowing users to view PDF files online and create PDFs instantly from any HTML page via the Microsoft™ Office™ plugin.

The Soda 3D PDF Reader is now available to download for free at In addition, users can also register the product to receive PDF creation capabilities at no extra charge.

LULU SOFTWARE™ -- "The software company moms recommend to geeks™" -- is the publisher of Soda™ PDF, a portable document format (PDF) editing and creation application. Founded in 2010, LULU SOFTWARE creates simple, smart and efficient software for PCs. The company's Soda PDF product line includes Soda 3D PDF Reader™, the first 3D PDF reader on the market, Soda™ PDF Standard, Soda™ PDF Professional and Soda™ PDF Professional + OCR. LULU SOFTWARE has offices in Montreal (Quebec), Malta and the Ukraine. For more information, please visit

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