Software MacKiev

Software MacKiev

Infobox Company
company_name =Software MacKiev
company_type = Privately Held
foundation = 1 April 1997
location = 30-31 Union Wharf
Boston, MA 02109
industry = Software
products = See products listing
homepage = []

Software MacKiev is a company specialized in Macintosh software development and publishing. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Software MacKiev has its main workshop in Kiev, Ukraine.


In addition to developing Macintosh software under contract for software companies, Software MacKiev publishes own titles and selected titles under license from World Book, Inc. and Riverdeep, Inc.:

* The Print Shop - a basic desktop publishing software package
* Kid Pix Deluxe 3X - a bitmap drawing program for kids
* ‎Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing 2008 Edition - touch typing tutor
* Roger Wagner's HyperStudio 5 - an authoring tool
* World Book Multimedia Encyclopedia for Mac OS X and Windows

Educational games, adaptations of the classic Dr. Seuss books:

* [ Dr. Seuss's ABC]
* [ Dr. Seuss's Green Eggs and Ham]
* ‎ [ Dr. Seuss's The Cat]

Software MacKiev's The Print Shop has won several awards, including MacEddy for Best Family Graphics App from MacWorld, Best of Show awards at Macworld NY 2003 and Macworld Boston 2005.

In 2003, World Book Multimedia Encyclopedia for Mac OS X won an Apple Design Award for Best Mac OS X Technology Adoption, and was runner-up for Best Mac OS X Product of the year.

In 2004, Kid Pix Deluxe 3X won Best of Show award at Macworld San Francisco.

In 2005, Software MacKiev released the first product of their own, [ 3D Weather Globe & Atlas] , which was chosen as runner up for Best Mac OS X User Experience at the 10th annual Apple Design Awards.

External links

* [ Official website]

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