Press Release

Major Speed Download update prepares for next generation downloading

Chicago, ILLINOIS    Jun 30, 2009 in Networks and FTP


Yazsoft today announced Speed Download 5.2, a major update to their flagship download manager. Speed Download 5 redefines the Mac OS X download manager by combining four amazing products; a turbo-charged download manager with auto-resuming downloads, a fully featured secure FTP client, a file sharing utility with full encryption, and complete .Mac/iDisk/WEBDAV connectivity into one small and easy to use application. And now with RSS newsreader integration.


[] Chicago, Illinois - Yazsoft today announced a major update to their flagship download manager, Speed Download, version 5.2. Developed exclusively for Mac OS X, Speed Download is an easy to use, powerful and reliable download manager. Speed Download sets a higher standard for download manager innovation, and is expressly designed to be a central, unified hub for almost all downloading and file transfer activities.

This major new update continues to enhance and tweak the performance of Speed Download to ensure utmost reliability. Version 5.2 includes tons of key improvements and prepares the ground work for the next generation of turbo-charged downloading.

Some Key New Features in Version 5.2:
* New: Optimized and turbo-charged for Mac OS X 10.5.7
* New: Under the hood changes to prepare SD for the next generation Mac OS X
* Misc: Several fixes and internal tweaks

Supported Languages:
* US English, French, and Polish

System Requirements:
* Requires Mac OS X 10.4.11 or later; Leopard ready
* 19 MB Hard Drive Space
* Internet connection
* Any popular Mac OS X Internet browser

Pricing and Availability:
* $25: 1 User license
* $40: 2 User license (Save $10)
* $100: 5 user license (Save $25)
* Upgrade pricing available to qualified users

For A Limited Time: Take advantage of discounted pricing on Speed Download and all our other applications. Speed Download has been downloaded over 20 million times and met with praise from reviewers, web authors, developers, and beta testers. "The fastest, most complete most recommended download manager for the Mac" - MacReview. We are a team dedicated to developing quality software for the Macintosh platform. Thanks to all for your support.


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Based in Chicago, Illinois, Yazsoft was founded in 2001 to develop software expressly for the Mac platform. With an emphasis on total customer satisfaction, Yazsoft makes up a development team of 5 professionals, each responsible for coding, marketing, and total customer support. As Yazsoft's spotlight product, Speed Download is regularly updated to ensure optimal performance at all times. Copyright (C) 2001-2008 Yazsoft. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.


Mark Forrester
Marketing and Sales


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