September 14, 2010 in Utilities (E)
[prMac.com] San Jose, California - app4touch today is pleased to announce Periscope 2.0 for iOS. Periscope allows you to quickly access, survey, monitor, check the availability of a list of websites and make sure that they are up and running correctly. Periscope is a cool and useful tool for webmasters and network administrators. It's available for iPad and iPhone at a special introductory price until end of September. A Mac version is coming soon.
* Totally rewritten for iPhone and iPad
* Powered by Apple webkit engine
* New innovative way to attach a login and password to the respective fields of a website
* Convenient dashboard to quickly access an intranet or website stats
* Background process to check if a website is down or not with visual indicators
* Option to protect the access of the application with a password
* New user interface
Periscope communicates with live, simple indicators, letting you know the status of a list of websites. A green icon is displayed when everything is fine. If a red icon appears, it's mean that a website is down or has serious connection issues.
Periscope is in fact very versatile and can be used for many other reasons. You can browse multiple websites in a quick and easy way. It's the perfect tool for all webmasters or network administrators and a cool web browser for people watching news, stats or intranet reports.
How does Periscope work?
The first step is to create your list of websites.
Periscope streamlines the scope and management of a list of websites and helps you save time. For each website featuring a login form, you can add your login and password. These fields are automatically detected by Periscope in the HTML source code of a website. Simple and powerful! You do not need to enter your login and password when you access a website. Periscope will do it for you! It's a very innovative, practical and powerful feature. As an option, you can protect the access to the application with a password.
Mac Version Coming Soon:
We invite you to discover the Mac version at app4mac.com that is featured with more options. The Mac version will be released on September 21, 2010.
* US English and French
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.1.3 or later
* 0.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Until end of September, Periscope 2.0 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Utilities category. The iPad version is free for people purchasing the iPhone version and vice-versa.
app4touch is a subsidiary company of app4mac. app4touch is committed to make great apps for the iPad platform. Many more products are coming before this summer. app4mac is a company created in 2001 with the goal of providing innovative applications for Mac OS X. We take great pleasure building Mac products. We are committed to creating quality software that will make the Mac even more user-friendly. Copyright 2001-2010 app4mac. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.