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10-01-2003, 02:24 PM
PocketWhere the first mobile printing application to be certified under program

Kitchener, ON - October 1, 2003: PrinterOn Corp., specialists in remote and wireless Internet printing, received Windows Mobile certification for PocketWhere for Windows Mobile-based Pocket PC.

The certification demonstrates that PocketWhere meets all requirements established for Microsoft's Designed for Windows Mobile for Pocket PC Logo Program. The designation is given to products that provide the best experience for Windows Mobile-based devices.

"Mobile2Market encourages the development of innovative mobile applications that will run seamlessly on Windows Mobile-based devices," said Mark Spain, director of the Mobile Devices Division at Microsoft Corp. "We welcome the addition of PrinterOn to our program and the part it plays in expanding the Mobile2Market catalog with mobile solutions that enhance the Windows Mobile end user and corporate experience."

PocketWhere lets Pocket PC users print or fax documents, web pages, e-mail messages and attachments. Individuals with PocketWhere can use printers in public locations such as hotels, airports, convention centers and Wi-Fi hotspots. Corporations can deploy PocketWhere to make printers securely accessible to employees, customers and partners. Wireless carriers promote PocketWhere to expand their service offering and increase subscriber revenue.

Mobile2Market is a program developed by Microsoft to give applications greater visibility in the mobile application marketplace by connecting the independent software vendor to mobile operators and retailers through a dedicated channel. PocketWhere will carry the Designed for Windows Mobile Logo designating that the product has been certified and tested against Microsoft's quality standards for Windows Mobile-based devices. For more information on the Mobile2Market program visit http://www.microsoft.com/windowsmobile/default.mspx (under developer's information).

PrinterOn is a member of the Microsoft Mobile Solutions Partner Program (MSPP).

New PocketWhere for Pocket PC Features

The latest release of PocketWhere for Pocket PC allows users to print contact information directly to any networked printer or any fax machine. PocketWhere has also been enhanced to work with printers in public locations. This allows all wireless Pocket PC users to easily print at hotels offering PrinterOn's guest printing service.

About PrinterOn

PrinterOn Corporation solves the number one productivity problem of mobile workers: printing documents when they are away from their desks. PrinterOn's award-winning wireless solutions enable Pocket PC, PalmOS, PDAs, and WAP Phone device users to view email attachments, and print or fax documents, emails and attachments from their device to any networked printer or any fax machine anywhere in the world. PrinterOn also offers enterprise Internet printing solutions for the desktop and driverless printing services for printing at public venues such as select hotels, airports, convention centers and Wi-Fi hotspots. PrinterOn, located in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, has been delivering document-handling solutions for 20 years. Web site www.printeron.net or wireless site www.printeron.net/wireless .