January 7, 2010 in Mac OSX (E)
[prMac.com] Las Vegas, NV at CES - SpectorSoft Corporation today announces the availability of Spector Pro mac 2010, the industry's first and most comprehensive monitoring and surveillance software for the Mac platform. Three new Activity Recorders capture all online searches, programs run and files transferred, in addition to keystrokes, chats and instant messages (both sides), emails sent and received, and more. Spector Pro mac 2010 adds powerful Blocking capabilities, Keyword Alerts, and an intelligent 'Internet Lingo' Translator that deciphers thousands of terms used to conceal online conversations. It also supports the latest version of Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, and ships with a free year of coverage under SpectorSoft Ultimate Care.
Today the company also launched Spector Pro 2010 for Windows at the Consumer Electronics Show, where the company is exhibiting (North Hall LVCC Booth #3224B) and speaking on an Internet Safety Panel at the Mommy Tech Summit, January 8 at 12:00 noon (North Hall LVCC, N262). SpectorSoft also announced "A Parent's Guide to Internet Lingo" packed with more than 100 pages of information and thousands of lingo definitions, available as a free download at the FreeLingoGuide website.
Spector Pro mac 2010 is the newest release of this award-winning software that monitors everything a child or employee does on a Mac. It invisibly records everything they say, view, and access in chat, instant messaging, email, and in Apple Mail, Mozilla Thunderbird, AOL, Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo, Google, Bing, plus all activity in MySpace and Facebook. All captured actions can be viewed via detailed screen snapshots in a 'forward and rewind' sequence, much like a surveillance video of their desktop activity.
A groundbreaking new 'Internet Lingo' Translator automatically defines simple abbreviations like IMHO (in my humble opinion) and LOL (laughing out loud), along with thousands of emerging terms like PAW (parents are watching), 420 (marijuana), GNOC (get naked on cam), and IWSN (I want sex now). Whenever a parent or employer encounters any email, chat or instant message containing an acronym they don't understand, they simply roll their mouse over it from within Spector Pro 2010 and the true meaning is instantly revealed.
Spector Pro mac 2010 also features new built-in intelligence to immediately alert an employer or parent via email when suspicious or harmful activity is detected. By specifying keywords and phrases, Spector Pro mac 2010 can be placed "on alert" and email a detailed report of when, where, and how a keyword was used ... every time it is typed or appears on a web site, in a message, or in an email. Another new feature is the ability to block a user from chatting with any individual or accessing any website, especially those containing contain porn, adult-themed online games, or peer-sharing files that are riddled with Internet viruses and malware.
"The SpectorSoft development team did an incredible job in adding powerful and valuable new capabilities to the industry's first and only monitoring software for the Mac platform," said C. Douglas Fowler, SpectorSoft President. "Spector Pro mac 2010 gives parents and employers unprecedented control and visibility into all activity on a Mac, along with immediate translations to thousands of cryptic lingo terms used in online discussions. No other Internet monitoring and surveillance software we know of can do this."
Ultimate Care, the premier customer support program in the industry, is included free with purchase of Spector Pro mac 2010 and provides users with one full year of complimentary updates and upgrades. Ultimate Care also guarantees that Spector Pro remains undetected by even the most sophisticated computer users because SpectorSoft's exclusive Stealth Mode technology is also addressed by Ultimate Care updates, ensuring that Spector Pro can only be controlled by those with authorized access.
Pricing and Availability:
Spector Pro mac 2010 is priced at $99.95 (USD) and supports of the latest version of Mac OS, including Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, and Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. For more information, an evaluation copy, or to speak with a SpectorSoft executive, please contact Kasey Sellati at (772) 770-5670.
SpectorSoft develops, markets and supports PC/Internet monitoring and surveillance products for business, education, government and general home users. Recognizing that corporations, schools and families need to know how people are using their PCs and what they are doing on the Internet, SpectorSoft was founded to provide the first useful and intuitive recording and playback products for Windows and Mac OS based computers.