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August 11, 2008 — In addition to this week's NewsBreaks article and the monthly NewsLink Spotlight, Information Today, Inc. (ITI) offers Weekly News Digests that feature recent product news and company announcements. Watch for additional coverage to appear in the next print issue of Information Today. For other up-to-the-minute news, check out ITIís Twitter account: @ITINewsBreaks.

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New askSam 7 Now Available

askSam Systems is now shipping version 7 of askSam, its free-form database software. askSam lets you organize, search, and analyze both structured and unstructured information. askSam can create searchable databases from different types of data, including email, word processing documents, webpages, PDF files, spreadsheets, and other databases.

askSam 7 offers a completely new way for askSam users to organize and navigate their information. Dynamic Folder View lets you place your information in folders and subfolders based on field content, so everything is organized, dynamically, as you enter it. Save Word documents, PDF files, and other documents directly into folders; you can even save webpages directly from Internet Explorer. askSam 7 also allows you to drag and drop attachments, such as images or other documents, directly into an askSam database.

askSam now connects with all major web search engines like Google, Yahoo!, Wikipedia, Windows Live, and more. Highlight a word or phrase and right click to immediately perform a web search directly from askSam. With the askSam homepage you can now open and search multiple files from one screen. The homepage provides immediate access to create a new database, your most used askSam files, common features, and more.

Also included are faster searching, improved user interface, a tabbed file interface, automatic updates, and the ability to narrow your search results by searching only within the results of a search. askSam 7 includes many other enhancements that simplify and improve the product. A 30-day trial version of askSam 7 is available on the company’s website at


askSam Version 7 Standard is available for $149.95.
askSam Version 7 Professional is available for $395.
askSam Professional includes all the standard features and adds full-text indexing.


Owners of earlier askSam versions can upgrade to version 7 for $89.95.


Version 7 runs on Microsoft Windows 2000, Server 2003, XP, or Vista and 30 MB disk space.

Source: askSam Systems

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