Glide Launches for Linux: Linux Users can now Access the Complete Glide Suite of Desktop and Mobile Applications

Linux Users Can Choose from a Wide Selection of Linux Compatible Mobile


Apr 17, 2007, 01:00 ET from TransMedia

    NEW YORK, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- TransMedia officially launches today
 the complete Glide Suite of Desktop and Mobile Applications for Linux
 users. Linux users will now be able to access, edit and share virtually all
 of their files stored on their Linux PCs from a wide selection of cell
     "Glide provides a user-friendly desktop interface for Linux, a powerful
 suite of applications and seamless interoperability with Windows, Macs and
 a wide selection of cell phones," said TransMedia Chairman and CEO, Donald
     Glide OS 2.0 Beta supports the following phones for Linux users.
     BlackBerry Pearl (8100)
     BlackBerry 8700
     BlackBerry 8800
     Cingular 8125 (Supports Streaming Media)
     HP iPAQ
     HP hw6510
     Motorola Razr V3
     Motorola SLVR
     Motorola ROKR
     Motorola Q (Supports Streaming Media)
     Nokia 9300 Nokia E62 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Nokia 6102i (Supports Streaming Media)
     Nokia 6682 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Palm Treo 650
     Palm Treo 680 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Palm Treo 700P (Supports Streaming Media)
     Palm Treo 700W (Supports Streaming Media)
     Palm Treo 750 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Palm LifeDrive Samsung Blackjack (Supports Streaming Media)
     Samsung A707 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Samsung D807 (Supports Streaming Media)
     Sony Ericsson w600i
     Sony Ericsson w810i
     TMobile SDA (Supports Streaming Media)
     TMobile SideKick
     Glide automatically syncs your photos, music, videos, documents, iCal
 calendars, Address Book contacts, and Safari, Camino and Firefox bookmarks
 from your computer via the Internet so you can access virtually all of your
 digital stuff from your cell phone. Glide achieves the ideal of anytime,
 anywhere access by making it possible to synchronize all of your files on
 your local desktop(s) to and from Glide's hosted web services. Glide's
 compatibility engine then serves up your files in the proper format and bit
 rate for access on various devices and for easy sharing.
     Glide serves as your digital companion that travels with you even when
 you change phones, service providers or upgrade your systems. Effectively,
 Glide provides one unified file and information management system and
 productivity suite for all of your devices. Glide's mobile applications
 enable Linux users to create while on the go. Glide stands alone in this
     -- Compose a document on your mobile device, save it and then access and
        edit it later on your Linux PC without the need to email it from your
     -- Edit photos with 75 photo manipulation tools and order prints all on
        your mobile device or Linux PC.
     -- Send large files in 5k emails using your favorite email address with no
        attachment limits and without filling up the recipient's inbox.
     -- Create elegant multimedia websites from your cell phone or Linux PC and
        edit later from either device.
     Glide's mobile services enable Linux users to leap frog current and
 soon to be released mobile offerings that require uploading files locally
 from your computer via a USB 2.0 cable, Bluetooth etc. to your cell phone.
     Linux users can sign up for a free Glide account today at on their Linux PCs or on their cell phones at
     Sign up for a free Glide account today at
 from your PC or on your cell phone at
     This press release was prepared using Glide Write.
     Press contact:
     Marcus Farny
     Glide OS 2.0
     phone: 212 675-6664

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