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By  Sarah Ewing
June 23, 2021 05:00 AM
Version 13.1 Adds Faster Document Scrolling and Drawing, Additional Default Sidebar Modes, Updates OCR engine with Apple Silicon Support, Offline PowerPoint and PDF/A Export for Pro Users San Francisco, CA – June 24, 2021 - Smile, the developer of productivity applications, has released PDFpen and PDFpenPro 13.1, an update to its all-purpose PDF editing tool for Mac. Version 13.1 adds new features to improve the user experience through better performance and security, including: faster document scrolling and drawing, additional default sidebar options, an updated OCR engine with Apple Silicon/ M1 support, and for Pro users, offline PowerPoint and PDF/A Export.
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By  Sarah Ewing
May 04, 2021 05:00 AM
Version 13 Debuts an Updated UI, Improved Highlighting, Customizable MRC Compression, and More San Francisco, CA – May 4, 2021 - Smile, the developer of productivity applications, launches PDFpen and PDFpenPro 13, a new major version of its all-purpose PDF editing tool for Mac. Version 13 introduces an updated UI, improved highlighting, MRC compression customization, and for Pro users, replacing Table of Contents entries.
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By  Angel Vu
October 06, 2020 05:00 AM
Smile releases PDFpen and PDFpenPro 12.2 with the ability to add items to the library from the context menu, Big Sur support, and JavaScript editing (Pro only).
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By  Angel Vu
June 17, 2020 05:00 AM
Smile releases PDFpen and PDFpenPro 12.1 with page label support, and for Pro users, the ability to edit page labels.
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By  Angel Vu
April 28, 2020 05:00 AM
Smile launches PDFpen and PDFpenPro 12, with PDF optimization, a Magnifier window, a Callout tool, and for Pro users, DocuSign® support.
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By  Angel Vu
October 03, 2019 05:00 AM
San Francisco, CA - October 3, 2019 - Smile, the developer of productivity applications for Mac®, iPhone® and iPad®, has released PDFpen for iPad & iPhone v5.1, the mobile PDF editor for iPad & iPhone. Version 5.1 features support for multiple windows on iPadOS as well as dark mode. This version also adds a variety of stationery styles. Multiple windows on iPad make reading and referencing two different documents, even two spots in the same document—or accessing another app such as Mail while editing—much easier. Support for dark mode offers users a popular viewing experience, which is easier on the eyes. A multitude of stationery styles to choose from allows for more effective note-taking, organization, and customization to suit a variety of PDF annotating needs. PDFpen for iPad & iPhone syncs documents with PDFpen and PDFpenPro 11 for Mac via iCloud, Google Drive, Microsoft OneNote, and other Files-compatible apps for seamless PDF editing. PDFpen for iPad & iPhone v5 is $4.99—for a limited time—on the App Store. Act now! New in this version: - Adds multiple windows (iPadOS) - Adds dark mode - Adds stationery options - Updates for OS compatibility - Improves stability - Various fixes and improvements PDFpen for iPad & iPhone Features: - Read and edit PDF documents on your iPad & iPhone - Add highlights and freehand scribbles safely with wrist/palm protection - Add text, images, and signatures to PDFs - Correct text in original PDF with editable text blocks - Fill out PDF forms, including specialized signature fields - Email and Airdrop your documents, with an option to flatten documents for maximum compatibility - Set a document password, which is required when opening your document, and even set the level of encryption - Save documents in iCloud & Files-compatible apps such as Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneNote, for sharing between devices - Insert note and comment annotations - Draw shapes, including lines, arrows, rectangles, ellipses, and polygons - Move, resize, copy and delete images in original PDF - Import images from Photo Library - Annotate with proofreading marks and stamps - Save frequently-used images, signatures, objects, and text for reuse - Automatic page numbering including Bates numbering - Add watermarks - Sidebar for thumbnail, annotation, & table of contents skimming - Duplicate and rotate pages - Combine documents - Use the iOS Files interface to import/export and organize PDFs in folders - Support for pressure-sensitive/Bluetooth styluses: Apple Pencil, FiftyThree Pencil, Adonit Bluetooth Stylus System Requirements: iOS 13, iPadOS Pricing: PDFpen for iPad & iPhone v5 is $4.99 for a limited time on the App Store. PDFpen for Mac is available for $74.95. PDFpenPro is $124.95. Both require macOS 10.12 (Sierra) or later. Demo versions are available at http://pdfpen.com/PDFpen For more information on PDFpen for iPad & iPhone, please visit: https://www.gonitro.com/pdfpen-site/pdfpen-ios/ Icon, logotype, and screenshots: http://pdfpen.com/assets/images/uploads/PDFpenforiOS_graphics.zip For more information on PDFpen for Mac, please visit: http://pdfpen.com/PDFpen ABOUT SMILE Smile makes clever software for efficient people, including TextExpander, the typing shortcut tool for Mac, Windows, Chrome, iPhone and iPad; PDFpen, the all-purpose Mac PDF editor; and PDFpen for iPad & iPhone, the mobile PDF editor. Demos of all Smile desktop products are available for free download at https://www.gonitro.com/pdfpen-site. Smile. Software that's just right. Follow Smile on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SmileSoftware CONTACTS Angel Vu (+1-510-982-1468, EST) PR, Smile E-mail: [email protected] Greg Scown (+1-510-289-4000, PST) Founder, Smile E-mail: [email protected] Philip Goward Founder, Smile E-mail: [email protected] Smile PMB 278 350 Bay St., Suite 100 San Francisco, CA 94133 +1-510-289-4000
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By  Angel Vu
July 09, 2019 12:40 PM
July 9, 2019 - Smile, the developer of productivity applications for Mac®, iPhone® and iPad®, has released PDFpen and PDFpenPro 11.1, an update to its all-purpose PDF editing tool for Mac. Version 11.1 improves column and table data selection and adds automatic page rotation options for scans.
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By  Angel Vu
May 16, 2019 12:22 PM
San Francisco, CA – May 16, 2019 - Smile, the developer of productivity applications for Mac®, iPhone® and iPad®, launches PDFpen and PDFpenPro 11, a new major version of its all-purpose PDF editing tool for Mac. Version 11 introduces split view, a new Font Bar, Continuity Camera support, and for Pro users, enhancements to interactive form creation and editing.
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By  Alex Acker
September 26, 2012 06:33 PM
FOR RELEASE SEPTEMBER 26, 2012 (ANY TIME)
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