REDMOND, Wash., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Smilebox, Inc.
(http://www.smilebox.com), a leader in photo-sharing technology, today
launched Smilebox for Mac giving Mac customers an easy and compelling way
to share their photos and videos. Mac users can extend their iPhoto and
iTunes experience by mixing their photos, videos and music with hundreds of
interactive Smilebox designs including scrapbooks, greetings, slideshows,
photobooks and postcards. Smilebox also provides Mac customers with new
ways to share their media: they can share creations via email, post to a
blog, website or social network or print, all in a matter of minutes.
"We look forward to welcoming the Mac community to Smilebox. It is a
natural extension of the Macintosh application experience and it will
provide Mac users with a whole new way to connect and communicate," said
Andrew Wright, founder and CEO of Smilebox, Inc. "Smilebox for Mac truly
extends what Mac users can do with iPhoto and iTunes, making it easy for
them to combine their photos, videos and music and share them in creative
Smilebox for Mac supports both Mac OS X Leopard and OS X Tiger. It
integrates tightly with iPhoto, iTunes and Photo Booth, making it easy to
import or drag and drop media between applications. Smilebox for Mac
features a lightweight application that enables media compression on the
desktop. This unique approach provides a more responsive consumer
experience and saves hours of time associated with photo and video uploads.
Previously only available for Mac recipient viewing, the application
marks the first time Mac users can install the free service and make their
own Smilebox creations. It is available for free download at
Originally launched for the PC in 2006, the Smilebox service currently
has more than 3.3 million installs to date and 2.6 million monthly unique
users. The Smilebox catalog features more than 700 designs for every
occasion from leading providers such as Hallmark, Making Memories, Madison
Park Greetings, K & Company, as well as the Smilebox Studio design team.
Consumers can create and share any design in a free or premium format.
Premium formats, which can be purchased a la carte ($1.99 to $3.99) or as a
monthly ($4.99) or annual ($39.99) subscription, include extended music
options, ad-free recipient playbacks and print capabilities.
About Smilebox Inc.
Smilebox (http://www.smilebox.com) is a photo-sharing service that lets
consumers quickly turn life's moments into digital creations they can share
with others or save for themselves. Customers can choose from hundreds of
greetings, scrapbooks or slideshows, drop in their photos and videos and
add personal touches including music and text. They can email, blog or
print their creations. Smilebox distribution partners include Hallmark
Cards Inc., Lifetime Entertainment Services, Six Apart, Ltd., Atom
Shockwave and Rogers Media Inc. The service can be downloaded free of
charge at http://www.smilebox.com. Smilebox works on both Mac and PC. Based
in Redmond, Washington, Smilebox Inc. was founded in 2005 by Andrew Wright.
Smilebox is a trademark of Smilebox, Inc. All trademarks and brands are
the property of their respective owners.
SOURCE Smilebox, Inc.