October 25, 2007 in Software (E)
[prMac.com] Toronto (Ontario, Canada) - Agile Web Solutions Inc. today announced 1Password version 2.5, the largest upgrade in the product's history which brings a refined look-and-feel, new Wallet feature for credit cards, compatibility with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, new Sync to iPhone feature and many other improvements and new features. This upgrade is free to all 1Password customers.
What is 1Password?
* The most widely used password manager for Mac (according to MacUpdate, VersionTracker and iUseThis statistics).
* A Mac gem rated 4.5 out 5 by Macworld magazine in August 2007.
* The only password manager with integrated Anti-Phishing technology.
* Includes an automatic form filler with support for credit cards and multiple identities.
* Securely keeps track of Web Logins, Secure Notes, Identities, and Credit Cards.
What is new in Version 2.5?
Completely New and Improved Look and Feel:
The main 1Password application UI has been completely redone to be more attractive, polished and easier to use.
New Wallet Feature For Credit Cards:
1Password 2.5 now allows users to keep their credit cards in a special Wallet section, easily enabling them to securely store and access their credit card information.
Greatly Improved Automatic Identity and Credit Card Filler:
The automatic filling of identity and credit card information online has been greatly improved in version 2.5. The new Fill With Wallet feature makes entering credit card information a breeze.
1Password 2.5 has added support for Mac OS X 10.5 (build #9A559). Currently 1Password supports Safari, WebKit, Firefox, Flock, and Netscape Navigator on Leopard. Support for Omniweb, DEVONagent, Camino, and NetNewsWire will be coming soon.
Officially Changing 1Passwd Name to 1Password:
In version 2.5 the name 1Passwd is officially being changed to 1Password.
New Folder Functionality:
Version 2.5 changes the way Folders work to simplify the overall 1Password application experience.
Completely Reworked and Optimized Code Base:
1Password 2.5 makes several important changes to the underlying 1Password code base that improve overall performance and open the path for future enhancements.
Sync to iPhone:
1Password's new Sync to iPhone feature allows the secure syncing of 1Password information to the iPhone without the need to access the internet or make software or hardware modifications to the phone. The information on iPhone is encrypted and is only readable once the correct Access Code is given.
Visit the official company blog for full details about the new release including screenshots.
1Password requires Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or 10.5 (Leopard) and is available for download.
A fully function 30-day trial version of 1Password is available, as well as a FREE version of 1Password limited to 20 items. A Single user license is sold for $29.95 USD and a Family license is available for $39.95 USD. Special media licenses are available for members of the press upon request.
Conceptualized in the fall of 2002, Agile Web Solutions was a partnership between two experienced consulting firms, Teare Software Solutions Inc and Software Trenches Inc. Agile Web Solutions has a long history of innovation and business excellence. Agile Web Solutions is a privately held company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For more information about the company or any of its products, visit the Agile Web Solutions web site.