SPB Time for Windows Mobile Gets Updated

November 24th, 2009 – SPB Software, a leading maker of mobile applications, announces the release of SPB Time 3.0, a major update to the best-selling Windows Mobile time toolset. The updated version offers a completely new, reconsidered user interface and significantly improved alarm features. SPB Time 3.0 provides user with three different types of alarms to fit any needs. Paranoid alarm is designed to wake up deep sleepers while Bio alarm does its job in a very gentle way. Classic alarm is a good solution for those who don’t believe in biorhythms and do not want to be disturbed too much in the morning time.

A lot of features were reworked in the design aspect. For example, “World Time” feature is presented as a realistic looking 3D model of the Earth with chosen cities designated as spots on the surface. Countdown screen is supplemented with a picture of sandglass where the sand pours out as time goes. The splendour of these interface solutions are accompanied by a vast choice of skins in an online catalog.

SPB Time 3.0 is also one of the company’s Windows Mobile applications that is able to make use of SPB Mobile Shell’s widget system. Four widgets are available for those who already have Time version 3 and higher: City Time, Moon Phase, Next Alarm and Stop Watch.

SPB Time 3.0

SPB Time 3.0 New Features:

  • Snappier, better looking user interface;
  • Classic, Paranoid and Bio alarms;
  • More than 20 alarm tunes;
  • Online skins catalog;
  • SPB Mobile Shell widgets;
  • Scrollable Calendar with weeks numbers;
  • Moon phases.

Pricing and Availability

SPB Time 3.0 is compatible with Windows Mobile 5 and higher. It may be purchased for 14.95 USD, or a 15-day free trial version may be downloaded at www.SPBSoftware.com. Users of any previuos versions of SPB Time are welcome to upgrade to SPB Time 3.0 with 50% discount. According to SPB Software’s upgrades policy, all SPB Time users who have purchased the product within the last 90 days, are eligible for free upgrade.

Further Information and Downloads

SPB Time for Windows Mobile touchscreens
SPB Time screenshots
SPB Time evaluation copy downloading page

About SPB Software (www.spbsoftware.com)

SPB is a leading brand in mobile software, standing for a unique line of popular consumer products and partnerships with the world’s most innovative handset makers and wireless carriers. SPB’s software solutions deliver richer smartphone experiences and enable subscribers to do more with their mobile data connections. SPB Software is the maker of the world’s single number one bestselling mobile application – SPB Time. For more information, please visit www.spbsoftware.com.

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Next Generation Mobile TV Comes to Android Phones

St. Petersburg, August 26th, 2009 – SPB Software, a leading maker of mobile applications, announces the release of SPB TV for Android phones. SPB TV is a subscription-free mobile IPTV viewer, designed for tuning in to publicly available digital TV channels from all over the world. SPB TV features exclusive and patent-pending usability innovations like picture-in-picture mode and gives the mobile subscribers easy access to over a hundred of international TV channels, directly from their phones.

Proven track record of high quality customization projects made SPB Software a stratigic partner for many carriers, who manage a wide range of mobile devices. With this release SPB TV becomes available for Windows Mobile, Symbian and Android platforms providing diverse mobile carrier customers with the next generation mobile TV experience.

“SPB was always concentrated on supporting phone manufactures and mobile network carriers in building innovative and user-centric products and services.” – comments Sebastian-Justus Schmidt, SPB Software CEO – “After porting SPB TV to a new platform other than Windows Mobile we got a favourable reception from the mobile market, especially from mobile operators. Now SPB is very pleased with the fact that we can offer mobile carriers an equal solution, a unique powerful application for Windows Mobile, Symbian and Android platforms.”

SPB TV

SPB TV Main Features:

  • 100+ international live TV channels, in 20+ languages
  • Unique TV browser with quick channels preview and list of current & upcoming TV shows
  • Integrated full week’s TV guide
  • Ability to set Calendar reminders for TV shows of interest
  • Fast channel launching and switching technology
  • Picture-in-picture mode (quick channel preview while in another channel)
  • “Transparent” on-screen controls (sound, brightness) as on a regular TV
  • Full support of hardware buttons controls

Pricing and Availability

SPB TV is available for smartphones running Android 1.5 with HVGA screen resolutions, as well as Windows Phones running Windows Mobile 5 and later Professional and Standard editions, S60 3d edition FP1 or higher, qVGA, VGA, Square QVGA, and WVGA screen resolutions are supported. SPB TV has a full and a freeware versions, with the freeware version limited in features and number of channels available. SPB TV requires a reliable 3G or WiFi network connection for proper streaming. Full version of SPB TV is available for 9.95 USD from the Android Market in countries where paid Android applications are available.

Further Information and Downloads

SPB TV for Android web page
SPB TV for Android screenshots page

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Spb Wallet Becomes Available from All Local Apple iTunes

St. Petersburg, June 24th, 2009 – SPB Software, world’s leading mobile applications developer, announces the availability of SPB Wallet 2.0 for iPhone and iPod touch from every local Apple iTunes App Store, all over the world. The first multiplatform application from SPB Software, SPB Wallet 2.0 is a secure repository of most valuable private information, such as PINs, passwords, codes, accounts, passport and credit card numbers. SPB Wallet enables users to keep their sensitive data safe, even when they swap phones or mobile platforms: the application is available for iPhone, Windows, and Symbian S60 phones.

SPB Wallet AES 256-encrypts and password-protects all stored sensitive information. SPB Wallet supports automatic lockup, automatic clipboard cleanup, and protects from phishing. The stored data can be synchronized between (and accessed from) multiple PCs and mobile devices. The virtual, electronically stored licenses, cards, and passports look like the real ones: SPB Wallet 2.0 offers an integrated online database with images of thousands of most popular cards and documents, plus the option to order more custom pictograms – for free. The desktop component of SPB Wallet offers advanced integration with web browsers, automatic supply and capture of online login information, includes a password generator, and a migration wizard from custom CSV formats and from other wallet applications.

SPB Wallet for Apple iPhone, Select Features:

  • Online gallery of cards, order more for free
  • Cards flip flow -> Rotate iPhone and navigate through cards
  • Password auto fill for websites in web browser
  • Cloud sync with Google mailbox
  • Sync with desktop over Wi-Fi using Bonjour
  • Smart tags to call/SMS/email/etc
  • Password generator and quick search

SPB Wallet Desktop Component, Select Features:

  • User friendly desktop interface
  • Import from other electronic wallets and custom CSV formats
  • Sync with multiple mobile devices
  • Sync with file share and Google mailbox
  • User name and password autocomplete for websites in Firefox and Internet Explorer
  • Drag & Drop for card fields into other applications
  • Password generator and quick search

Pricing and Availability

SPB Wallet for iPhone and iPod may be purchased from any Apple iTunes Store for 9.95 USD. The SPB Wallet desktop component may be purchased for 9.95 USD, or a 15-day free trial version may be downloaded at www.SPBSoftware.com.

Further Information and Downloads

SPB Wallet video guide
SPB Wallet screenshots page
SPB Wallet for desktop downloading page

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Press Release -> SPB Geo Game

St. Petersburg, June 23rd, 2009 – SPB Software, a leading mobile applications and games developer announces the release of SPB Geo Game – a mobile game, designed to help players check and improve their knowledge of the world’s capitals and national flags. Today’s global diversity is represented by 235 countries (including small islands and independent territories), 235 flags, and 234 capitals. SPB Geo Game allows sifting through this wealth of geographic images and names, trains memory, and literally widens one’s horizons in a fun way.

“Getting to know all the countries in the world with their capitals and flags is something a lot of us always wanted to do, but never had the time, – comments Vassili Philippov, SPB Software COO – “SPB Geo Game grants the opportunity to test ourselves and study the world’s diversity in a fun and relaxing manner, within the few spare moments we have,” Vassili concludes. SPB Geo Game offers two separate game modes: Capitals and Flags. The ‘right answer’ and its location are shown on a 3D globe.

SPB Geo Game

Main Features of SPB Geo Game 1.0:

  • World Flags
  • World Capitals
  • 3D Globe
  • Educational Animation
  • Finger Friendly Interface

Pricing and Availability

SPB Geo Game is available for touchscreen phones running Windows Mobile (5 and later editions) and Android. SPB Geo Game is available for 4.95 USD: the Windows Mobile version – from www.SpbSoftware.com, and the Android version – from the Android Market, where paid applications are available.

Further Information and Downloads

SPB Geo Game web page (Windows Mobile touchscreen)
SPB Geo Game web page (Android)

SPB Geo Game screenshots page (Windows Mobile touchscreen)
SPB Geo Game screenshots page (Android)

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Spb TV: 100+ of World's TV Channels – Now on Symbian Smartphones

St. Petersburg, May 20th, 2009 – Spb Software, a leading maker of mobile applications, announces the release of Spb TV for Symbian S60 phones. Spb TV is a subscription-free mobile IPTV viewer, designed for tuning in to publicly available digital TV channels from all over the world. Spb TV features exclusive and patent-pending usability innovations, and gives the mobile subscribers easy access to over a hundred of international TV channels, directly from their phones. Spb TV gives viewers an unprecedented degree of control over the entire live mobile TV experience. The application supports such must-have TV features as on-screen controls for volume and brightness, instantly accessible TV guide, picture-in-picture previews for all offered channels, quick channels switching, and more.

Spb TV Symbian S60 Solution

Spb TV 1.0 Main Features:

  • 100+ international live TV channels, in a multitude of languages
  • Unique TV browser with quick channels preview and list of current & upcoming TV shows
  • Integrated full week’s TV guide
  • Ability to set Calendar reminders for TV shows of interested
  • Fast channel launching and switching technology
  • Picture-in-picture mode (quick channel preview while in another channel)
  • “Transparent” on-screen controls (sound, brightness) as on a regular TV
  • Full support of hardware buttons controls
  • Network bandwidth fluctuations workaround
  • Clever integration of mobile TV functionality with other mobile phone features

Spb TV is optimized for fast, new-generation mobile networks and requires 3G, WiMax, or Wi-Fi data connections. The majority of offered TV channels were suggested by users of Spb TV for Windows Phones. New channels to be added to the Spb TV catalogue can be suggested here: http://www.spbsoftwarehouse.com/pocketpc-software/tv/suggest-channel.html

Pricing and Availability

Spb TV 1.0 is available for smartphones running S60 3d edition FP1 (Symbian 9.1) or higher, as well as Windows Phones running Windows Mobile 5 and later Professional and Standard editions, qVGA, VGA, Square QVGA, and WVGA screen resolutions are supported. Spb TV 1.0 has a full and a freeware versions, with the freeware version limited in features and number of channels available. Spb TV requires a reliable 3G, WiMax or WiFi network connection for proper streaming. Full version of Spb TV is available for 14.95 USD at www.SpbSoftwareHouse.com.

Further Information and Downloads

Spb TV web page (Symbian S60)

Spb TV screenshots page (Symbian S60)

Spb TV evaluation copy downloading page (Symbian S60)

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