Dare to be Creative releases SlidePad - New Mac note-taking application

January 12, 2009 in Utility (E)

[prMac.com] Vienna, Austria. Dare to be Creative Ltd. today announced the release of SlidePad 1.0, a note-taking application for Mac OS X Leopard. SlidePad allows users to quickly and unobtrusively write down notes, thoughts, and ideas on a notepad that slides in from the side of the screen. SlidePad offers rich-text editing, such as adding fonts and graphics, as well as customizations such as setting the keyboard shortcut to slide in the notepad.

Quick and unobtrusive note-taking:
SlidePad is a notepad that slides in from the side of screen with a keyboard shortcut. Without having to leave the keyboard, the user can then write down his notes, thoughts and ideas onto the notepad, and when done hide the notepad again with the same keyboard shortcut.

Rich-text editing:
With SlidePad users can spice up their notes with rich-text editing features such as setting the font family, style and size. SlidePad also lets users add images and photos, either with copy-paste or drag-and-drop.

SlidePad can be tailored to the user's workflow, notably by setting the keyboard shortcut that slides in the notepad, and by choosing the side of the screen (left or right) from which the notepad slides in.

Minimum Requirements:
* Mac OS X Version 10.5 or higher
* Universal Binary for PowerPC and Intel

Pricing and Availability:
SlidePad is $20 (USD), and available as a free download from the SlidePad website. It runs initially in a 15-day trial mode with all features active. This is the first release of SlidePad.

Located in Vienna, Austria, Dare to be Creative Ltd. is a software company founded in 2006 by a group of Mac enthusiasts. The Dare to be Creative team focuses exclusively on developing utility applications for Mac OS X designed to save valuable time while being enjoyable and easy to use. The current portfolio includes a) iArchiver, an archiving and file compression utility, b) Yum, a recipe manager, c) iCombiner, an image merge tool, d) Renamer4Mac, a batch file renamer, e) ResizeMe, a batch image editor that resizes, scales, rotates and flips images, f) Dragoman, a batch file converter, g) Sponge, a system clean and optimize tool, and h) SlidePad, a quick and unobtrusive note-taking application. All Material and Software (C) 2006-2009 Dare to be Creative Ltd. / All Rights Reserved.