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PRESS RELEASE: Memeo Brings Photo-Sharing to Mac and iPhone Users
New software makes it easy to skip Web site uploads and deliver photos directly to friends and family
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. -- Oct. 29 -- Memeo, Inc., a leader in digital media management services for the home and business, today announced the availability of photo-sharing applications Mac Memeo Share and MemeoPhoto. These programs let individuals share high-resolution pictures and videos directly to the computer desktops of friends and family from a Mac or iPhone. They join the PC version of Memeo Share, enabling consumers to now share pictures across multiple platforms using the program.
Memeo Share makes sharing full-quality photos and videos with friends and family easy by offering a better alternative to using email. With the product, consumers no longer have to resize pictures or send them one at a time. Memeo Share also allows individuals to simply share videos, as it seamlessly distributes content behind-the-scenes through user-created Sharing Circles. Additionally, Mac Memeo Share integrates with iPhoto, allowing users to share and receive photos directly from and to the application.
MemeoPhoto enables iPhone owners to instantly share photos when on-the-go. After downloading the product from the iPhone App Store, users can take pictures and immediately send them to their Sharing Circles. MemeoPhoto users also instantly and automatically receive photos that others share with them.
"We're excited to bring Memeo Share to Apple fans with the availability of Mac Memeo Share and MemeoPhoto for iPhone. The addition of these products to the Share family allow us to provide a way for people to share their personal memories across multiple platforms and devices, including mobile, Mac and PC," said Hong Bui, CEO and founder of Memeo. "Our ultimate goal with this product is to make sharing personal again through a simple and easy-to-use application."
Mac Memeo Share is compatible with Mac OS X 10.4.8 and above and is available immediately in free 'Standard' and paid 'Premium' versions. The free version comes with 1-GB of online storage to share photos with friends and family and the Premium version provides unlimited storage and use for $4.95 / month. To download Mac Memeo Share, please visit http://www.memeo.com/memeoshare.php.
MemeoPhoto is also available immediately as a free download in the iPhone App Store at http://www.apple.com/iphone/appstore/. For more information on Memeo's complete Share product family, please visit http://www.memeo.com/memeoshare.php.
Memeo Inc., based in Aliso Viejo, CA, is a privately-held software company backed by venture firm G51 Capital and Foundry Group. The company is focused on helping consumers and businesses share, manage and protect their digital lives. The company was founded in 2003 in an effort to capitalize on the rapid move toward a digital world. The company developed its software to give consumers and businesses alike a better way of protecting, managing and sharing digital, portable files and make them universally accessible. For more information on Memeo and its products, visit http://www.memeo.com.
(First posted on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 20:49 EDT)