DALLAS (Oct 23, 2008)
- - BEIKS expands its Italian-English dictionary, provides free updates of all
derivative dictionary titles for Palm OS, Windows Mobile and BlackBerry mobile dictionary applications
BEIKS is happy to announce immediate availability of an updated and
significantly expanded version of its Italian-English dictionary for mobile
In addition to the standard content revisions and
improvements in an update the new release features thousands of new headwords,
mostly verb inflections. The articles for those inflections provide detailed
information such as the tense type, form and root infinitive for the inflection.
"We believe this extension significantly increases
the product value for both occasional translation reference needs and especially
in the process of language learning. Like many of our developments, it has been
driven by BEIKS customers and very well received by internal focus groups" ,
said Bobby Kolev, president of BEIKS LLC.
Unlike English, where verb inflections and tense
forms are relatively simple, in Italian there can often be 5, 10 or more
forms of a verb depending on the tense. It is often hard, especially for a
novice user, to figure the proper tense and even the core infinitive by the
The new extension solves that problem by adding
some 30,000+ inflections for to the core dictionary headword list.
BEIKS also has a related product, a Verb
Conjugator, which provides the verb inflections for a given verb and desired
The current update is immediately available at no
extra cost to all registered BEIKS English-Italian dictionary users for Palm OS,
BlackBerry and Windows Mobile powered devices, as well as all derivative
products such as multi-language bundles.
To download the update registered users can simply
go to the according product page in the Palm, Windows Mobile or BlackBerry
section at the BEIKS website, or log-in to the customer-only area of the site at http://www.beiks.com/mystuff.
About BEIKS LLC
BEIKS LLC (http://www.beiks.com) is a privately-held company with headquarters in Dallas, TX. The company specializes in developing and distributing essential applications for mobile platforms such as Palm OS®, Windows
Mobile® and BlackBerry®. Founded in 1997, the company is best known for its
BEIKS Dictionary Reader (BDicty), one of the most popular dictionary series for handheld devices on the market.
BEIKS' product list now includes a growing catalog of over 250 titles across all major mobile platforms.
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