PRESS RELEASE: Dazzboard Brings Device Management to Social Networking with Facebook App
App Allows Users to Access Portable Devices and the Social Web from Facebook Account, Moving Data Freely
San Jose, CA, — Dazzboard, the ultimate social media webtop, today expanded its online services with the release of a Facebook app. As one of the leading social media platforms, with users’ making frequent and often lengthy logins, Facebook is a prime candidate for being a universal device management webtop. Dazzboard’s app will allow users to move mobile device content to and from Facebook, onto other mobile devices and to and from Web 2.0 platforms such as Flickr and YouTube, all with drag and drop ease.
“Facebook has a very dedicated user base that is constantly uploading content onto the site from digital cameras, smart phones and other portable devices,” stated CEO Tero Salonen. “With this app, they will be able to upload their photos and videos from mobile devices—as well as move them to and from the likes of YouTube and Flickr—without the additional steps of downloading content to their computer and then uploading it to the Web.”
Facebook has established itself as the ground zero of many users’ social media presences. Now, with Dazzboard’s app, social media network can be expanded to function as a control center for users’ data on Facebook, their portable devices and across the Web.
Dazzboard currently supports Windows XP, Vista and 7, Internet Explorer version 6 (XP only), 7 and 8, as well as Firefox 3.X. In the near future, Dazzboard will be compatible with Google Chrome and Mac OS. The company also intends to release APIs for developers to integrate Dazzboard technology for external websites and develop add-ons to utilize the device connection.
Dazzboard is the ultimate social media webtop, providing users with seamless point-and-click connectivity to photos, music, videos and the Internet. Requiring no desktop application and eliminating the need for installing proprietary software for each and every portable device, dazzboard provides an elegant web 2.0 solution to universal media management. Dazzboard is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland. For more information, visit www.dazzboard.com.
Dazzboard's Facebook application in use.
Screenshot provided by Dazzboard.
(First posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 14:39 EDT)