SOURCE: TuneUp Corporation

TuneUp Corporation

February 23, 2010 09:00 ET

TuneUp Supports Epic Change in Tanzania with Software Donation

PC Optimization Software Developer Facilitates Expansion of Primary School's Computer Lab

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - February 23, 2010) - TuneUp Corporation today announced its support of Epic Change's Shepherds Junior School project, with a donation of 50 licenses of TuneUp Utilities. The Windows optimization software developer hopes to facilitate the expansion and ongoing maintenance of the small, Tanzanian primary school's computer lab as well as its technology- and social media-based classroom curriculum.

Key Facts

  • Epic Change helps people in need to share their epic true stories in innovative, creative and profitable ways and to help them acquire the resources they need to create positive change in their communities.

  • TuneUp Utilities is an award-winning series of Windows optimization software that is designed to make PC maintenance even easier for both novice and professional computer users. The software is compatible with Windows XP, Vista and 7, and can be run on both 32- and 64-bit operating systems.

Supporting Quotes

  • "TuneUp Utilities is helpful in allowing more students to gain online access with better performing computers," said Sanjay Patel, chairman and co-founder, Epic Change, Inc. "TuneUp's donation will enable us to continue to maintain Shepherds Junior School's PC equipment -- and create positive change in this Tanzanian community."

  • "TuneUp is happy to have gotten involved in Epic Change's initiative and provided the primary school with our utilities software," said Stephan Hechler, CEO, TuneUp Corporation. "We are excited to witness the future progress made, and see the students continue to successfully use PCs in a learning environment."


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About TuneUp Corporation
Headquartered in Miami, Florida, TuneUp Corporation is a U.S. business and a wholly owned subsidiary of Germany-based TuneUp Software GmbH. The company was founded to serve the North American market, with a focus on supporting TuneUp Utilities sales to retailers, enterprises, SMBs and consumers.

TuneUp Utilities, the leading Windows optimization software suite, was first developed in 1997 by Tibor Schiemann and Christoph Laumann, founders of TuneUp Software. The product is used by more than 13 million people worldwide, and is available in English, German, French, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Polish and Portuguese. For more information, please visit, and for detailed Windows tips and tricks, please visit

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