SOURCE: Quickoffice


April 21, 2009 08:00 ET

Quickoffice® Mobile Office Suite for iPhone Now Available in the Apple® iTunes App Store

The World's First Mobile Microsoft® Word and Excel® Viewing and Editing Application Downloadable From iTunes, iPhone® or iPod Touch Devices

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - April 21, 2009) - Quickoffice, Inc., the leading global provider of mobile office productivity software, today announced Quickoffice for iPhone is now available for purchase in iTunes App Store. Winner of LAPTOP's 2009 Best of CTIA award, Quickoffice is the first iPhone application to enable powerful editing of Microsoft Word documents and Excel spreadsheets. The product also includes file-sharing and content management capabilities. Additional functionality including emailing files and drag and drop capabilities will be available as a free update to customers in the next few weeks.

Ideal for mobile professionals and consumers needing access to files while on the go, Quickoffice provides comprehensive functionality and exceptional ease-of-use. Enabling quick editing, high-fidelity viewing and an intuitive user interface, Quickoffice for iPhone offers:

--  Edit and create .doc files and .xls spreadsheets
--  Text format options, such as font size, style and color
--  Cut, copy and paste text anywhere in Word, including to another
--  Edit bulleted and numbered lists
--  Edit Word documents in landscape mode with wider keyboard
--  Wrap text at any zoom level and eliminate repetitive left and right
--  Access to MobileMe iDisk accounts
--  Viewing of iWorks, PDF and other common media files
--  Supports advanced features and functions for spreadsheets, including
    revise inputs and recalculate, and insert and resize rows and columns
--  Automatic save changes and auto-restore

"We leveraged years of mobile expertise by starting with code from our flagship Quickoffice suite, making Quickoffice for iPhone a high-quality application from its first release," said David Halpin, vice president of engineering and product development at Quickoffice. "This is the first iPhone application that provides full editing of Office documents and we are pleased with the awards we've received since sharing it with the industry. We will be constantly improving upon our first release with additional functionality, starting in just a few weeks."

In addition, Quicksheet® and Quickoffice Files are also currently on sale in the App Store. Quickoffice Files, formerly MobileFiles 2.0, allows users to access their iDisk accounts, email files directly from the app or transfer via Wi-Fi. Quicksheet, formerly MobileFiles Pro, includes the same functionality of Quickoffice Files and adds a robust Excel spreadsheet editor.

Quickoffice for iPhone has an introductory price of $19.99, Quicksheet is currently sold for $6.99 and Quickoffice Files currently has a price of $1.99. All three applications are available now for purchase in iTunes.

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About Quickoffice, Inc.

Quickoffice is the world leader in providing mobile office productivity software and solutions for mobile devices. The company's robust product suite includes its flagship smartphone office suite, Quickoffice® Premier, its Content Transformation Solution (CTS) infrastructure and the Bitflash® Rich Media Engine. Quickoffice Premier is an award-winning smartphone application that provides native viewing and editing of Microsoft® Office documents in over 47 languages. The software ships as an on-device solution on tens of millions of smartphone devices annually. The CTS client/server infrastructure offers network optimized, anytime, anywhere access to digital content and high-definition viewing of such content. The Bitflash Rich Media engine is the industry's highest rated SVG-T engine providing rich user experiences on over 300M mobile devices worldwide. Platforms supported by Quickoffice include Symbian®, Palm®, BlackBerry®, iPhone® and Android. Privately held, Quickoffice Inc. is based in Dallas with offices in London, Ottawa, and St. Petersburg, Russia. More information is available at

Quickoffice is a trademark of Quickoffice, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective holders.

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