Press Release

Type2Phone 1.3 - Adds Spanish Keyboard Layout, Function Keys, More

Luxembourg,  LU   Jan 09, 2012 in Utility


Type faster. Houdah Software is proud to announce the release of Type2Phone 1.3. Type2Phone turns your Mac into a Bluetooth keyboard for your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. Every character you type into Type2Phone will appear on the mobile device it is paired with. Of course, you may also paste text from your Mac to the device. Type2Phone 1.3 adds 4 more keyboard layouts, support for function keys, media keys, home and power buttons, fixes.


[] Luxembourg, Luxembourg - Houdah Software today is thrilled to announce the immediate availability of Type2Phone 1.3. Type2Phone turns your Mac into a Bluetooth keyboard for your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. Type2Phone running on the Mac will emulate a Bluetooth keyboard. Pair your iOS device with the Mac while Type2Phone is running. Now every character you type is funneled through to the iOS device.

Use Type2Phone to:
* Quickly type SMS text messages, notes, ...
* Reply to emails on accounts configured only on your iPhone
* Communicate with friends over your iPhone: Facebook, Twitter, chat
* Paste addresses, passwords, ... from your Mac to your iPhone

Type2Phone also allows for pasting text from the Mac to the iOS device. Every character that could by typed can also be pasted. Just hit cmd-shift-V. It also supports text selection and copy-paste operations on the iOS device. Navigate text using the arrow key. Hold the shift key while navigating to select text. Use the cmd-C, cmd-V shortcuts to trigger copy-paste operations.

On the Mac, Type2Phone shows every character it has sent to the iOS device. An animated display of key tiles serves as stylish typing history.

Type2Phone supports the following 1.3 iOS keyboard layouts: U.S American, Arabic, Belgian, British, Canadian, Danish, Dutch, Dvorak, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Swiss-French, Swiss-German.

Type2Phone 1.3 brings many enhancements and fixes:
* 4 more keyboard layouts supported
* Support for function keys
* Support for media keys
* Home and power buttons
* Persistent display preferences
* Bluetooth connection fixes

System Requirements:
* Mac with Bluetooth enabled
* Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later
* iOS device that supports external keyboards. E.g. iPhone 3GS or later
* iOS 3.2 or later
* 0.3 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Type2Phone 1.3 is priced at $4.99 (USD) or local equivalent. It is available exclusively from the Mac App Store in the Utilities category.


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Houdah Software s.a r.l is a small company based in Luxembourg Europe. The company was founded in late 2005 by Pierre Bernard. We specialize in quality software for Mac, iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. Apple, Macintosh, Mac, Spotlight, iPhone, iPod, iPad, iOS, AirPort and the Mac logo are trademarks of Apple Computer. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.


Pierre Bernard
Chief Software Architect


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