August 1, 2008 in Utility (E)
[prMac.com] Berlin, Germany - Berlin based nova media updated 'Phone plugins' to version 2.2 today, offering context menu support to send text messages and dial numbers with Apple Mail.
"Phone plugins works with nearly all phone models from Sony Ericsson, amongst others." states Jan Fuellemann, PR spokesperson at nova media. "The plugin supports multipart and unicode text messages."
Phone plugins is a utility to quick-dial a selected number and quick-send a text message with one click from any program in Mac OS X Leopard and does not require to open any extra application.
It is suffcient to select any number and choose 'Dial number' or 'Send text message' within Apple Mail or within any other Mac OS X-compatible application by using the 'Services' menu. Phone plugins will either have the cell phone issue a call and bring up a status window on the screen or open a text message window on the screen accordingly.
If the selected number is known to Address Book, Phone plugins will display the appropriate name in the new call window or text message window automatically. In addition, Phone plugins features its own Bluetooth wizard to connect a cell phone to the Mac in one convenient step.
Pricing And Availability:
Phone plugins is available today for $ 9.95 USD (Euro 9,95) plus VAT if applicable on nova media's website. A demo version is provided as well. The update to version 2.2 is free for current owners of a Phone plugins license. Phone plugins requires Mac OS X 10.5.2 or higher and a compatible cell phone from Motorola, Nokia, Samsung or Sony Ericsson.
The founders of "nova media Mobile Data Solutions GmbH" started their business in 1996 in Berlin. The company specializes on mobile data solutions for Mac OS X. More information at their website or phone +49 30 3909040.