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Macworld/iWorld 2013 First Looks Program Offers Sneak Peak at New Innovations for the Apple Platform

Macworld/iWorld 2013 First Looks Program Offers Sneak Peak at New Innovations
                            for the Apple Platform

Exclusive Event Highlights Latest Hardware, Software and App Products;
Exhibitor Shopping Specials Give Attendees Great Deals on the Best New
Offerings

PR Newswire

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 16, 2013

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 100 products—many
of which are making their debut—will be highlighted as part of
Macworld/iWorld's unique First Looks program that showcases some of the newest
and coolest solutions for iFans, IDG World Expo announced today. Attendees
also will have access to dozens of shopping deals available in exhibitor
booths, empowering them to see, try and buy right on the show floor.
Macworld/iWorld 2013 (Twitter: @MacworldExpo; Event hashtag: #iFan13), the
Ultimate iFan Event, takes place January 31-February 2, 2013, at the Moscone
Center West in San Francisco. The event will once again serve as a launching
pad for hundreds of new software, hardware, peripheral, accessory and app
innovations for the Mac, iPhone, iPod and iPad  when it opens its doors.
Register now!

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Exhibitor Shopping Specials

Macworld/iWorld exhibitors will offer attendees exclusive opportunities to
see, try and buy products at special show prices right on the show floor. More
than 50 companies will offer special pricing on many of the newest products
for the Apple marketplace. Participating companies include: BusyMac, Choicee,
Cooper Product, Devista B.V., EuroSmartz Ltd, FiledRight, Fujitsu Computer
Products of America, iKey, iPresent, Krome Case, MacMate, Nite Ize, Nuance
Communications, OnTrion, Prestige International, QNAP, RHP Multimedia Corp.,
Seidio, ServicePal, Silo Ink, SmartMotion Technology, Square Jellyfish,
Tekserve, Tru Protection and Vellum Interactive. Check out all the Shop
Macworld/iWorld deals at:
http://www.macworldiworld.com/expo-hall/show-specials/.

First Looks

Highlights of this year's First Looks program, which makes it easy for
attendees to find the very latest innovations on the show floor, are included
below. Check out all the First Looks products at:
http://www.macworldiworld.com/first-looks/.

  oApp-Promo (Appalooza, Booth #718):The company will showcase their
    client'sPicIT 24 mobile application,a visual diary where you can follow
    friends, family or inspiration. Users can share a maximum of one quote
    and/or one image within a 24 hour period, giving followers the opportunity
    to finally appreciate their creative content.
  oBEAMR (Appalooza, Booth #718):Beamr™ will showcase its JPEGmini™ for Mac
    software, which allows users to reduce the file size of photos by up
    tofive times while maintaining their original resolution, quality and
    JPEG format. Optimizing photos with JPEGmini™frees up valuable hard drive
    space and lets you quickly share full-resolution photos with your friends
    and family.
  oBoinx Software Ltd (Appalooza, Booth #718): Boinx Software will feature
    the new iStopMotion for iPad 2. Enjoy the excitement of creating stop
    motion animations and time lapse recordings right from your iPad. Easily
    tell your story using inanimate objects such as toys or clay figures and
    bring them to life frame by frame. Version 2 includes new features such as
    audio recording, more ways to import audio files into a stop motion
    animation or time lapse film, and a Navigator that displays the full
    animation from start to finish at a glance.
  oCreaceed (Appalooza, Booth #718): Creaceed will showcase the recently
    released Prizmo 2, the revolutionary scanning experience for the Mac that
    supports all the things you want to scan and all the ways you want to do
    it. The technology supports dozens of languages and processing for text
    documents, business cards and images, as well as editing and correcting
    functionality and iCloud support.
  oEcamm Network (Appalooza, Booth #718): Ecamm will unveil Printopia Pro,
    the easiest and best way to enable and manage printing from mobile devices
    (including iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch) on your company's network. Ecamm
    took its award-winning Printopia software, tuned it for use on
    large-tiered networks, added manageability, scalability, and security
    features, putting users in complete control.
  oGaucho Software, LLC (Appalooza, Booth #718): Gaucho Software will
    showcaseWindscape, a new app that shows the wind as it blows. Thousands
    of tiny particles materialize the flow of air around the world in real
    time, color-coded by temperature. Discover never-before-seen
    relationships, gain a global understanding of the weather and let yourself
    be inspired by the beauty of nature.
  oGetCloak.com (Appalooza, Booth #718): Debuting at Macworld/iWorld 2013,
    Cloak's mission is to give you the tools you need to stay safe when you're
    online. Cloak's app is the easiest, most trusted way to stay safe when
    you're using public Wi-Fi, like the kind you find at coffee shops,
    airports, hotels, and conferences. Cloak automatically detects unsafe
    connections and secures them. Available today for iPhone, iPad and Mac.
  oJam for iPhone by DreamWalk Ltd (Appalooza, Booth #718): Australian
    developer DreamWalk Interactive will showcase Jam, a new song-creation app
    for the iPhone. Simply select a musical style and tempo, hit "record," and
    sing into your iPhone. Jam detects the incoming vocal pitch, musical key
    and song structure, then auto-tunes the vocal and produces original
    backing music to suit. The result is an awesome sounding, completely
    original song created around your vocal. Users can publish songs to the
    in-app Jam charts and invite their friends to listen via Facebook and
    Twitter. Earn badges and royalties for each published track to unlock
    additional style packs, grow a following of fans and even get signed to
    one of four Jam record labels.
  oJAMF Software (MacIT P1): JAMF Software will feature its SCCM Plug-In, a
    framework that can be used to sync your organization's valuable hardware
    and software inventory data for your Apple devices into Microsoft SCCM.
  oKdan Mobile Software Ltd (Appalooza, Booth #718): Kdan Mobile Software
    will showcase its NoteLedge app for the iPad and iPhone, a unique tool
    designed to help users record every moment in their life. Features include
    the ability to take/import photos and easily change size and apply filter
    effects, record audio and video while taking notes, use stamps and
    templates to enrich works, capture, organize and share ideas on the go,
    and encrypt diaries and back them up to the cloud.
  oMarketcircle, Inc. (Appalooza, Booth #718): The company will feature
    Daylite, an award-winning CRM and productivity manager designed to help
    small businesses grow. Daylite 4 was built with a completely revamped
    interface, new features and simplicity to improve user experience and
    productivity. Organize your entire business in a single application,
    including your contacts, schedule, tasks, business opportunities, emails
    and more on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.
  oMOXTRA (Appalooza, Booth #718): Set to unveil later this month, the Moxtra
    app featurescustomizable, virtual binders so you can view, share and
    collaborate with your content.Grab it, organize it in specific binders
    and add real-time voiceover and notes to enhance photos, stories or
    projects. Share bindersvia social media or privately with contacts,
    enriching the way you share life's moments.
  oRain Design, Inc (Booth #524): Rain Design will showcase its new mTower
    vertical laptop stand, which takes up a third of your notebook's
    footprint. Its solid, single piece design gives a notebook the illusion of
    floating for a sleek desktop setup. mTower's anodized aluminum body
    matches Apple notebooks and acts as a giant heat sink—with the notebook's
    bottom turned to the side, its entire surface also dissipates heat better.
  oReallusion, Inc (Appalooza, Booth #718): Reallusion will feature
    CrazyTalk7, which uses powerful auto-animation technology that allows any
    user—whether they're an iMovie-maker or a creative user—at any level to
    simply use your voice to turn images into talking videos. Or, choose from
    various scenario-based speaker performance modes to set a unique
    personality to your character's base movement.
  oRecosoft Corporation (Booth #749):Recosoft will feature PDF2Office for
    iPad, a set of iPad apps that converts PDF files to editable Microsoft
    Office, iWork, OmniGraffle and other common files. PDF2Office for iPad is
    available in three editions: PDF2Office for iWork, PDF2Office Business and
    PDF2Office Lite, with each edition featuring distinct PDF conversion
    capabilities.
  oSpicebox LLC (Booth #422): Spicebox will introduce Mauz, which transforms
    your smartphone into a gesture-enabled computer mouse. Simply connect the
    device to a smartphone and the Mauz app pops up, allowing users to control
    computers and media centers using motion and visual gestures. It's like
    connecting a computer mouse and a Wii controller to your iPhone and then
    adding a touch of Kinect.
  oSTROTTER (Booth #1049):STROTTERwill present the Platforma, a convertible
    messenger bag for iPad that turns into a mobile desk, allowing users to
    work on their iPads while standing up and with both hands free to type.
    With one swing and one pull of a buckle the bag transforms into a
    sling-type backpack. Designed in Boston, Platforma features a leather and
    high-density nylon shell, self-closing flap, custom polished hardware and
    a quickly adjustable strap.
  oThe Casey Group (Appalooza, Booth #718): The company will showcase Sales
    Navigator Calling, a new tool that allows users to make calls directory
    from their iPad. Leveraging a low-cost VoIP service, it has never been
    easier to stay in touch with your most valuable customers and prospects
    while on the road from your iPad. The technology is fully integrated with
    Sales Navigator, the first iOS application that helps sales professionals
    optimize their reach and touch to valuable customers and prospects through
    the seamless integration of contacts, calendars, and map applications. 
  oTouch Press (Appolooza, Booth #718): Touch Press will introduce The
    Orchestra, a truly ground-breaking iPad app that allows unprecedented
    interactive exploration of classical music. The Orchestra allows real-time
    selection of multiple video and audio tracks, along with an automatically
    synchronized score and graphical note-by-note visualization of each piece
    as it is played. The result is an immersive environment for exploring the
    music and every instrument in the orchestra.
  oXFLEX by 1.0 Innovations (Booth #310): 1.0 Innovations will showcase the
    XFLEX iPad stand, The Single Stand Solution™ to all your tablet needs. The
    XFLEX works almost anywhere with virtually any flat surface tablet or
    smartphone. The flexible arm allows you to snake the tablet to an ideal
    point of view for reading, surfing, pod-casting or video recording.
  oZoom (MacIT S2):Zoom will introduce the world's first Unified Meeting
    Experience (UMX) solution that brings HD video conferencing, web meetings
    and mobility into a simple and free 3-in-1 meeting platform. Zoom offers
    the industry's first screen-sharing on iPhone, iPad and MacOS, the
    industry's first hybrid cloud meeting connector for Mac IT users and the
    industry's first 3-in-1 platform with Enterprise Single-Sign-On. 

Register

Attendee registration, along with information about event passes and pricing,
can be found at: http://www.macworldiworld.com/register/.

For complete details on media qualification guidelines, please visit:
http://www.macworldiworld.com/media-qualification-guidelines/. Please note
that all media are required to submit media credentials for Macworld/iWorld.

Connect

For current happenings, news, chatter and to be part of the conversation, join
Macworld/iWorld on:

  oTwitter: http://twitter.com/MacworldExpo
  oEvent hashtag: #iFan13
  oFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/MacworldiWorld
  oLinkedIn:
    http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Macworld-Conference-Expo-1636267?home=&gid=1636267&trk=anet_ug_hm.

About Macworld/iWorld

Macworld/iWorld is the world's Ultimate iFan Event for those who use, create
and love Apple products. Attendees will encounter a unique celebration of
Apple technology-infused art, music, and film, as well as learning
opportunities, and a shopping mecca in our expo hall filled with products and
services for Apple users of all skill levels and interests. Whether a home
user, an artistic hobbyist, a professional or a true Technorati,
Macworld/iWorld gives attendees the chance toexperience all that the amazing
world of Apple-related tools can offer. Macworld/iWorldwill take place
January 31 – February 2, 2013 at the Moscone Center West in San Francisco. For
more information, please visit http://www.macworldiworld.com.

About IDG World Expo

IDG World Expo (www.idgworldexpo.com) is a leading producer of tradeshows and
events for professionals and consumers seeking world-class education,
strategic business relationships, and access to industry-leading products and
services. IDG World Expo's portfolio of conferences and events includes
Macworld / iWorld, the MacIT® Conference, the Electronic Entertainment Expo®
(E3®), Anime Expo®, The Game Marketing Summit, Enterprise MobileNext (mNext),
and Macworld Mobile. IDG World Expo is a business unit of IDG, the world's
leading technology media, research and event company.

SOURCE IDG World Expo

Website: http://www.macworldiworld.com
Contact: Marisa Borgasano, Schwartz MSL for IDG World Expo, +1-781-684-0770,
MacworldiWorld@schwartzmsl.com