Month: July 2016

WPS Office User Survey Highlights Top Benefits of Office Productivity Suite Over Competitors

Wide range of customers—from home office users to small business owners— report WPS Office is less expensive, faster, and more reliable than MS Office PALO ALTO, Calif, July 30, 2016 – WPS Office Software, a leading office productivity suite for PC and mobile devices, has announced the results of a 2016 user survey that examined customer usage patterns and preferences. Over 1,000 users from diverse industries worldwide participated in the survey, which was administered in the second quarter. Top findings of the survey include: Nearly 80 percent of respondents used Microsoft Office as their productivity suite before switching to WPS Office. Over half of respondents (52 percent) switched to WPS Office because their previous software was too expensive. Users also made the switch to WPS Office because they found it more reliable (nearly 16 percent) and faster (12 percent) than their previous software. “Our newly released user survey confirms what we at WPS Office already know to be the top benefits of our office productivity suite—namely that WPS Office is less expensive, faster, and more reliable than MS Office and other competing products,” said Cole Armstrong, senior director of marketing, WPS Office Software. “When so many users—from students and small business owners to IT and accounting professionals—validate their positive experience with WPS Office, it reemphasizes the many reasons why our flagship app has become so popular across the board.”...

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Author Seeks San Antonio Man Who Inspired her Book

Writer Elizabeth Ann Guevara seeks to track down the enigmatic man who inspired her novel SEPARATED BY DREAMS and changed her life forever. It all started back on September 12th, 2000 SAN DIEGO, CA, July 22, 2016 /PressReleasePing/ – Writer Elizabeth Ann Guevara seeks to track down the enigmatic man who inspired her novel SEPARATED BY DREAMS and changed her life forever. It all started back on September 12th, 2000. Guevara, on a business trip in San Antonio, was attending a luncheon at the city’s Botanical Gardens when her briefcase was inexplicably stolen from the vehicle it was parked in, by a habitual thief. From that point on, Elizabeth began experiencing random occurrences of intense apparitions, and lifelike visions of this drug addicted thief that had stolen her briefcase and the awful circumstances surrounding his life. What could simply be passed off as pure speculation, for Elizabeth, felt all too real. “The rotten smells of the thief’s drug fueled environment was so strong that I’d awaken with intense stomachaches. We’ve all experienced vivid dreams in our lifetime but this was something else entirely,” Guevara noted. Though of little monetary value, the personal contents of the briefcase were priceless. As the detailed visions continued over the years, Elizabeth began to see the life of the thief taking shape for the better, using the powerful information he found in her briefcase....

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WPS Office Receives Accolades in Reviews From Users

Online Customer Comments Reveal That the Company’s Flagship App — a Full Office Suite Solution — Is Highly Valued by Users Across Multiple Platforms PALO ALTO, CA, July 18, 2016 – WPS Office Software, a leading office productivity suite for PC and mobile devices, has announced the results after compiling a wide range of customer reviews received via its corporate website. The reviews revealed widespread user satisfaction with WPS Office, a cross-platform office productivity suite. The specific comments reflected users’ positive experience using WPS Office in general, as well as specific platforms including the mobile office suites for iOS and Android, and WPS Office 2016 for Windows (free Personal Edition and premium Business Edition). “Our user reviews were immensely gratifying as they validated the clear reasons why WPS Office has become the world’s most popular free office productivity suite,” said Cole Armstrong, senior director of marketing, WPS Office Software. “Many users echoed the same themes — notably that they’ve experienced WPS Office running even better and faster than Microsoft Office.” Comments received via the WPS Office home page on users’ general experience with the platform focused on its ease of use, fast customer support, and benefits over MS Office. “Very user friendly, even for a beginning user,” wrote one WPS Office customer. “When I needed assistance, I was helped within an hour,” wrote another. An additional user noted: “I...

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Metalogix Launches MetaHero Awards Program – Nominations Now Open!

MetaHero Awards Celebrate the Teams and Individuals Leading the Industry in Collaboration, SharePoint and Office 365 Innovation Washington, D.C. July 13, 2016 – Metalogix, the premier provider of unified software to migrate, manage and secure content across enterprise collaboration platforms, today announced the opening of nominations for its eagerly anticipated and newly enhanced MetaHero Awards. The annual awards program, formerly known as the Best of Breed Awards, recognizes and celebrates teams and individuals who stand as pillars of inspiration – role models of dedication – true leaders in the collaboration industry with innovative Microsoft SharePoint and Office 365 solutions. As has been the tradition in past years, the MetaHero Awards nominations will be judged by a panel of well known and highly respected industry practitioners. The finalists will be announced on September 19. Winners, who will each be presented with a Surface Pro 4, will be revealed live during the invitation-only MetaFest bash to be held during Microsoft Ignite in Atlanta, Georgia on September 28. “Professionals in the SharePoint and Office 365 industry are quietly doing heroic things, every day,” said Mike Lees, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), Metalogix. “With the MetaHero Awards we aim to celebrate these incredibly hard working individuals and teams that have gone above and beyond – demonstrating steadfast determination, as well as enviable results. Whether you or one of your colleagues have achieved something big...

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Back to School Already? Kensington Eases the Transition with Affordable Tech Accessories

These 7 Essential Mobile and Desktop Gadgets Make It Easier and More Fun for Students to Head Back to Campus San Mateo, CA, July 13, 2016 – Kensington®, a worldwide leader of desktop computing and mobility solutions for IT, business and home office professionals, today revealed seven products that were named to its annual list of “Back to School” products. The company’s top picks for 2016 include accessories that students can use to enhance their educational experience and productivity, while keeping their devices connected and protected both on and off campus. With some products priced under $30, and all less than $100, students are sure to find something to fit their budgets. “Going back to school can feel a little easier when you have the right tech tools and accessories to bring with you,” said Gwen Hsu, senior director of product management, Kensington. “We’ve named a range of easy-to-use, cost-effective essentials to this year’s list that can help students manage everything from carrying and securing their devices, to improving their experience while giving presentations, to enhancing their mobility while traveling.” Kensington’s 2016 list of “Back to School” products includes: Kensington Keyboard for Life Desktop Set (K72436AM; $21.99) – Hardworking students need a keyboard and mouse that work as hard as they do. With a spill-proof design that resists liquids, including student staples like coffee and soda, the Keyboard for...

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