Minneapolis, MN – March 5, 2009 -Mariner Software, developers and publishers of professional and personal software, today announced the immediate availability from the App Store of their first iPhone and iPod Touch application, Mariner Calc. In development for more than a year, Mariner Calc takes advantage of the company’s nearly two decades of spreadsheet experience on the Macintosh operating system. It also introduces leading edge functionality for the iPhone – the ability to view and edit native Microsoft files (.xls format Excel 97 and up).
Whether a business user on the road or a home user in need of access to Excel files on an iPhone or iPod Touch, Mariner Calc is the perfect solution. Mariner Calc includes 24 math functions, 18 finance functions, 17 trig functions, 13 statistics functions, 14 lookup functions plus logic, date, text, and info functions – with many more on the way. It also supports splitting panes and freezing, as well as creating borders and changing fonts, colors and alignment. Landscape and portrait views are both available.
Other features include:
-View native excel files (.xls format Excel 97 and up)
-Edit native Excel files (.xls format Excel 97 and up)
-Wirelessly transfer files to and from your computer
-32,000 by 256 column support
-Supports cut, copy, paste, undo, and redo
-Support for multiple sheets
-CocoaTouch native application
“While there are other spreadsheet apps out there, the differentiator is Mariner Calc for iPhone supports both reading and writing of Microsoft Excel files,” said Michael Wray, President of Mariner Software. “We think it’s going to be one of the most sought-after apps for the business and enterprise market, particularly for users that need to not only view but also edit their spreadsheets on the road.”
Pricing and Availability
Mariner Calc is now available for purchase from the App Store for $9.95. For more information visit the Mariner Calc for iPhone product page. on the Mariner Software web site.
About Mariner Software
Mariner Software, Inc., developers of the industry-recognized products, MacJournal, Mariner Write, Mariner Calc, Montage, WinJournal, StoryMill, Desktop Poet, MacGourmet Deluxe, Contour, and Mariner Paperless, has established itself as one of the most diverse leaders in consumer, business, and educational writing and creativity markets for the Macintosh and Windows platforms. With customers worldwide, Mariner Software is committed to delivering the highest quality software, with an emphasis on total customer satisfaction. For more information, visit the Mariner Software web site at https://marinersoftware.com.
Mariner Write, Mariner, WinJournal, Montage and Desktop Poet are registered trademarks of Mariner Software, Inc. StoryMill, Contour, and Mariner Paperless are pending registration. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
For more information contact:
Director of Marketing
Mariner Software, Inc.