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Joe Romano, Partner, HighGround, Inc. at +1 781.279.1320 x208
Frank Yacano, Director of Business Development, +1 617.497.1300

SYWARE Expands PocketExtra™ Series of Handheld Software with Synchronizer

New software utility allows handheld users to synchronize SYWARE's PocketExtra Contacts™ information and drawings with desktop

Cambridge, MA (February 25, 2002) - SYWARE, Inc., a leading developer of intuitive database tools for business and personal productivity, today announced PocketExtra Synchronizer™, a low cost, easy-to-use software utility that expands the capabilities of the built-in applications on Pocket PC handhelds. Part of SYWARE's PocketExtra Series, PocketExtra Synchronizer allows users to automatically synchronize information created using PocketExtra Contacts™ with Microsoft Outlook on the desktop.

PocketExtra Synchronizer works in conjunction with PocketExtra Contacts, the software utility that allows users to enhance the capabilities of the Pocket PC's built-in Contacts application by creating a variety of new fields of information. Supported data types include text, numbers, time, currency, drawings, and handwritten notes. Information can be grouped for fast access and color can be added for highlighting. With PocketExtra Synchronizer, all PocketExtra Contacts information can be synchronized with Microsoft Outlook on a desktop computer for only $9.99.

PocketExtra Synchronizer supports bi-directional synchronization between the handheld and desktop computer. The process is automatically triggered whenever the handheld device is placed in its cradle.

Pricing & Delivery
PocketExtra Synchronizer and PocketExtra Contacts run on any Pocket PC and most Windows CE handhelds. Both software utilities are available from the SYWARE online store ( for $9.99 each.

SYWARE, Inc. is a leading developer of mobile database tools for business and personal productivity. Founded in 1990, the company offers innovative data management and connectivity software for use in a wide range of applications, including patient monitoring, inventory management, and field surveys. The cornerstone of SYWARE's product line is Visual CE®, the popular database development tool for Windows CE and Pocket PC handhelds used by such companies as IBM, Coca-Cola, ChevronTexaco Corp., and US Geological Survey. SYWARE is also the creator of mEnable®, a new software architecture for real-time wireless access to enterprise data located on corporate servers. For more information, please visit

For further information, contact:
Frank Yacano, Director of Business Development
PO Box 425091, Kendall
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
+1 617.497.1300
Fax: +1 617.497.8729

PR Office:
Joe Romano, Partner
HighGround, Inc.
+1 781.279.1320 x208