NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today TransMedia launches the Glide Cube with 10GBs of free storage. The Glide Cube is a new shape and metaphor for the many dimensions of your life providing access to all of your music, video, photos, documents and personal and favorite websites and a secure connection with your family, friends and colleagues. The Glide Cube features powerful networking applications to securely connect with your social and business networks and industry leading productivity applications -- all in a breakthrough form factor.
NEW YORK, July 9 /PRNewswire/ — Today TransMedia launches the Glide Cube with 10GBs of free storage. The Glide Cube is a new shape and metaphor for the many dimensions of your life providing access to all of your music, video, photos, documents and personal and favorite websites and a secure connection with your family, friends and colleagues. The Glide Cube features powerful networking applications to securely connect with your social and business networks and industry leading productivity applications — all in a breakthrough form factor.
"We are geometrically organizing your life," said TransMedia Chairman & CEO, Donald Leka. "We have effectively miniaturized your entire digital life into a five inch multifunctional Cube and yet it is spacious. Where two dimensional websites fail to provide an integrated web experience, the Cube connects the disparate aspects of your life through a single form factor."
The Cube features: 1) One click access to all of your files and contacts; 2) one click Email, Group and Meeting creation with integrated and secure file sharing; 3) secure access and interaction with the Glide Society; 4) a Rubik's Cube like visual display of all of your content and contacts; and 5) convergence with the fully integrated Glide OS and Application Suite.
What Makes the Glide OS Different Than Social Networks?
The Glide OS provides: 1) Powerful rights-based tools to protect your privacy; 2) empowering and elegant presentations tools to project yourself online; 3) powerful mobile social networking tools (create documents, edit photos, create personal profiles and personal websites from your mobile phone); 4) no advertising in your personal profile, personal websites, email, etc.; 5) Glide's social networking tools are part of Glide's Complete Mobile Desktop Solution giving you one click access to all of your personal files, information, contacts and networks and synchronized with your local desktop computers.
Glide's Rights-Based Platform
The entire Glide System (including all Glide applications) is governed by a rights management system.
— User Assignable Rights — File Viewing (Set Number of Views) — File Download (Set Number of Downloads) — File Upload (Limits MBs, GBs) — File Transfer (Between Accounts) — File Modification (Non-Destructive, Version Control)
— Group / Project Management (Manage participants, rights and other group and project parameters)
— File Computer Sync Access (for offline group collaboration)
— Parental Controls (for children from ages 1 through 12)
— File uploads and transfer require parental approval
— Individuals must be pre-authorized by parent and added to a "child safe" contact list to communicate with child
— Children can only view "child safe" files, contacts and locations
— Graphical child-friendly user interface with integrated drawing tools and child created desktop themes
— "Child Safe" portal content — Content Identification — Media Fingerprinting — Content owners determine user sharing and use rights
Key Glide Applications
— "One" Version 3.1 (Synchronization for Linux, Mac, Solaris, Windows, Glide Remote Desktop Computing)
— Glide Mobile (Full Suite of Glide Applications for Android, Blackberry, iPhone, Palm, Symbian and Windows Mobile)
— Glide Photo Editor — Glide Write (Word Processor) — Glide Presenter (Presentation Application) — Glide Crunch (Spreadsheet Application) — Glide Ad-Free Email — Glide Groups & Projects — Glide Meeting – Video, Audio & Text Chat With Integrated File Sharing — Glide Calendar — Glide Contact Manager — Video Jukebox — Music Jukebox — Slideshow Creator
— Widgets (The Cube, Calculator, Stickies, RSS Reader, Weather, Music Player etc.)
Automatic Device Identification and Compatibility Engine
Glide's automated device recognition and trans-coding system makes it possible to share virtually any file with virtually anyone overcoming proprietary hardware and software barriers when sharing files with family, friends and colleagues. Glide makes it possible for individuals and families to purchase virtually any combination of computers and smart phones and be compatible with each other and with work.
— When shared with others, files are automatically converted and delivered in the appropriate format and optimal size
— Glide's automated device identification and compatibility engine functions within Glide's communication, collaboration and productivity applications
— Glide provides support for over 250 file formats Glide Mobile Device Support (Over 75 Devices) — Apple iPhone / 3G iPhone / iPod Touch — BlackBerry Pearl (8100, 8120), Curve (8300, 8330), 8700, 8800, 7100 — HP iPAQ, hw6510
— HTC Vogue, i-Mate, Touch and Touch Dual, AT&T Tilt 8925, T-Mobile Shadow, Cingular 8125 (8100)
— Kyocera Neo E1100, Strobe — LG VX8100, VX8300, VX8700, enV2 — Motorola Ming, Razr V3, Razr2, SLVR, ROKR, Q, Q9c, Z9 — Nokia E61/E62, N95, N800, 6102i, 6300, 6682, 9300
— Palm Treo 650, Treo 680, Treo 700P, Treo 700W, Treo 750, LifeDrive, Centro
— Samsung Blackjack, A707, D807, A920, Verizon FlipShot SCH-U900, Instinct
— Sony Ericsson w600i, w810i, Z750a — T-Mobile SDA, SideKick, Wing Press Contact: Marcus Farny +1-212-675-6664 ext. 105 firstname.lastname@example.org TransMedia: www.transmediacorp.com Glide OS: www.GlideOS.com Glide Mobile: www.GlideMobile.com