Sales of third digital pen enabling Anoto functionality begins

Sales of third digital pen enabling Anoto functionality begins Sales of the third digital pen enabling Anoto functionality have been launched. The Nokia Digital Pen, introduced in March 2003, can be retailed in some thirty markets including Sweden. The Nokia Digital Pen is both PC and mobile phone compatible. Sales are carried out via Nokia's resellers and the estimated price will be about Euro 250. "That Nokia is starting sales in some thirty countries both in Europe and US is of vital importance to us. The Sony Ericsson Chatpen and Logitech io Pen already have a presence in several markets. With the addition of another very strong trademark we can now certainly count on an even sharper impact and gaining wider acceptance of Anoto functionality and digital pens," says Örjan Johansson, President, Anoto Group AB. "Launching the Nokia Digital Pen is entirely in line with Nokia's ambition of further enhancing the selection of accessories. The digital pen will be compatible with our most popular mobile phone models and in addition support significant new services such as MMS. Being able to send handwritten notes directly form the digital paper is effective and creative, and definitely stimulates the use of MMS, something that we regard as a great advantage," says Johan Eidhagen, Marketing Director, Nokia Mobile Phones Scandinavia. The Nokia Digital Pen, SU-1B sales package contains: · Digital paper enabling Anoto functionality (MMS pad and Note pad) · Connectivity desk stand DT-2 · Rapid travel charger ACP-12 · USB cable · Ink refills · PC application on CD · User's Guide The Nokia Digital Pen is compatible with Nokia models 7650, 3650, 6600, 6650 and N-Gage and other Bluetooth operated phones supporting MMS, OPP (Object Push Profile) and DUN (Dial up Networking). For further information on products please visit: www.nokia.com For information: Örjan Johansson Charlotte Laveson CEO Director PR Anoto Group AB Anoto Group AB T: +46 733 45 12 08 T: +46 733 47 86 20 Anoto Group AB is a Swedish hi-tech company with unique solutions for transmission of handwritten text from paper to digital media, scanning of printed text and intelligent camera surveillance. All products are based on digital camera technology and image processing in real time. The Anoto Group today has three brand names: Anoto® - a comprehensive solution entailing paper, pen and server technologies, allowing us to connect all types of writing paper with the digital world, C-Pen® - a scanning pen that can store, interpret and transfer printed text, and WeSpot(TM) - a hardware and software platform for intelligent camera surveillance. The Anoto Group has around 180 employees, offices in Lund (head office), Stockholm, Boston, Tokyo and Hong Kong. Major shareholders are Ericsson, Logitech International S/A and Capital Group. The Anoto share is traded on the O-list, Attract 40 of Stockholmsbörsen (Stockholm Stock Exchange) under the ticker ANOT. For more information: www.anotogroup.com ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/11/07/20031107BIT00250/wkr0001.pdf

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Anoto Group is the company behind and world leading in the unique technology for digital pen and paper, which enables fast and reliable transmission of handwritten text into a digital format. Anoto operates through a global partner network that focuses on user-friendly forms solutions for efficient capture, transmission and storage of data within different business segments, e.g. healthcare, bank and finance, transport and logistics and education. The Anoto Group has around 110 employees, offices in Lund (head office), Boston and Tokyo. .Among the major shareholders are Norden Technology A/S, Robur and SEB. The Anoto share is traded on the Small Cap list of the OMX Nordic Exchange in Stockholm under the ticker ANOT. For more information: www.anoto.com

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