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Sarah Smith awarded ERM Power Software Developer of the Year
Women in Digital

Sarah Smith awarded ERM Power Software Developer of the Year

Sarah has had an impressive global career in technology working with Nokia, Google and Expedia. The judges were impressed with her constant contribution to the Digital eco-system and entrepreneurial spirit.
Pandora’s Books review – A word game worth your time?
Pocket Gamer

Pandora’s Books review – A word game worth your time?

As much action game as spelling bee, and it manages that as something fresh.
How an ex-Nokia software engineer coded a mobile game from scratch in less than 6 months

How an ex-Nokia software engineer coded a mobile game from scratch in less than 6 months

Newcomers to game development are flocking to easy-­to-­use game tools like Unity, and GameMaker. However, veteran programmer and ex­Google, ex­Nokia software engineer Sarah Smith says there are other ways to go.
Smithsoft Games announces first ever word unscrambler, monster shooter game to hit the market

Smithsoft Games announces first ever word unscrambler, monster shooter game to hit the market

Smithsoft, the all female studio from Brisbane, Australia has announced the release date of Pandora’s Books on iOS for August 18. The first ever game to combine word unscrambling and monster shooting into the one game.
Novelicious word game Pandora’s Books heads to iOS later this month
Pocket Gamer

Novelicious word game Pandora’s Books heads to iOS later this month

Certainly looks like it offers a little more than just a typical word game.
New Australian Indie Games Studio, Smithsoft Games

New Australian Indie Games Studio, Smithsoft Games

Smithsoft, Brisbane’s newest Indie Games Studio announces their entry into the games market with a majority female line­up. The studio is set to launch their first mobile game ‘Pandora’s Books’ in August and has high ambitions to release more games in the future.
How a One-Woman Dev Team Made a Game Work on Older Devices
Kotaku

How a One-Woman Dev Team Made a Game Work on Older Devices

Smith didn't want to make the game in Unity, or GameMaker, or any of the other tools. By coding it in Objective-C, the game is available to more people — anyone who can run iOS 7 can play the game, even if they've got a three-year-old iPhone 4S
Game and App Explosion Looms as More People Embrace Mobile Gadgets
Courier Mail

Game and App Explosion Looms as More People Embrace Mobile Gadgets

Software engineer Sarah Smith of indie developer Smithsoft hopes to have her first game - SpaceBotAlpha - launched on the App Store in about three weeks.