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HearMe Launches Version 3.1 With Enhanced Desktop Sharing

Company Also Announces Launch of Integration with SugarCRM

August 3, 2008
New York, NY

HearMe, , a leading provider of web-based, desktop video conferencing and online collaboration solutions, today announced the launch of HearMe Version 3.1.

Latest enhancements to HearMe 3.1 include:

In addition to the new features, HearMe has completed integration with SugarCRM, the world's leading provider of commercial open source customer relationship management (CRM) software. The integration will allow SugarCRM users to instantly launch HearMe's desktop video conferences directly from the SugarCRM user interface.

"By integrating with the tools businesses use daily, such as SugarCRM, we're able to drive HearMe into the DNA of our customers' work cultures," said Matt Gore, vice president of marketing for HearMe. "Integrations such as this one illustrate a larger trend in the marketplace - the blending of CRM and collaboration applications into a unified solution to increase productivity."

HearMe's web-based video conferencing system empowers small businesses, distance educators and mobile work forces to conduct meetings in real time at an affordable price. The solution provides video/audio conferencing, desktop and application sharing, and online browser based meeting rooms. HearMe also offers a user-friendly interface and advanced video conferencing capabilities. It allows an unlimited number of users to actively participate in a meeting via voice, video and text chat. HearMe's current customer base will be moved to the new version immediately.

"SugarCRM is a powerful platform for effectively building and maintaining relationships with customers," said Paul Oh, vice president of technology alliances at SugarCRM "HearMe's audio and video conferencing features offer a natural way to extend those relationships by connecting customers in a face-to-face manner."

For more information about HearMe, please visit www.hearme.com.

About HearMe®

HearMe, a division of Paltalk, is a web-based video conferencing and online collaboration solution. It empowers SMB’s, corporations, and distance educators to participate in fully scalable voice and video conferences. Utilizing cutting edge video technology to provide real time motion of up to 15 frames per second, participants of a HearMe-hosted meeting can share video in addition to documents and desktop applications. With built-in VoIP capabilities, HearMe eliminates the need for a conference phone bridge line, decreasing costs for SMB’s and enterprises alike. This also allows all participants a hands-free conferencing experience. HearMe’s offering enables companies to connect their mobile workforce, distance educators, and organizations to work more efficiently regardless of geographic location.

About SugarCRM

SugarCRM is the world's leading provider of commercial open source customer relationship management (CRM) software for companies of all sizes. Sugar easily adapts to any business environment by offering a more flexible, cost-effective alternative than proprietary applications. SugarCRM's open source architecture allows companies to more easily customize and integrate customer-facing business processes in order to build and maintain more profitable relationships. SugarCRM offers several deployment options, including on-demand, on-premise and appliance-based solutions to suit customers' security, integration and configuration needs. For more information, call (408) 454-6900 or 1-87-SUGARCRM toll free in the US, email contact@sugarcrm.com, or visit http://www.sugarcrm.com.

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