LogMeIn Pro for Mac Adds HD Streaming
WOBURN, Mass., March 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building on its signature remote access service, LogMeIn, Inc. (Nasdaq: LOGM) just unveiled a new version of LogMeIn Pro that gives Mac users the ability to stream high-definition (HD) video, audio, and multimedia applications from their Macs to other internet connected computers, iPads and iPhones. The new HD capabilities can be accessed from a browser or from the LogMeIn for iPad/iPhone app, giving people the ability to access their Mac desktops, watch videos, play games, or just enjoy the full Mac experience from virtually anywhere with an internet connection.
"Anywhere, anytime access is an expectation for today's mobile, multi-device user and justifiably so. With the new HD streaming capabilities, Mac owners can get the full benefits of their multimedia content, whether for work or for play, from virtually anywhere in the world," said Matt Kaplan, VP of Products at LogMeIn. "We see it as an amazing experience on any device, but combine it with the LogMeIn app and a new retina display iPad and you've got what we believe to be a remarkable solution for displaying, playing and working with today's highest resolution media."
Remote Access: Any device, Anywhere
LogMeIn's remote access offerings let people remotely access their PCs and Macs from their iPads, iPhones, Android tablets and smartphones, as well as other computers. Used by more than 14 million active users across the globe, LogMeIn lets people access important computers files while on the go, as well as use PC or Mac-based work applications on their mobile devices and other computers. With the addition of the new HD capabilities, users can tackle graphic or multimedia intensive work, play their games, and enjoy video and music anywhere in the world.
The company's signature LogMeIn Free service gives people the ability to remotely view and control an unlimited numbers PCs and Macs for free. With an upgrade to LogMeIn Pro, customers get added features including HD video and audio, file transfer and management, integration with cloud services and remote-to-local printing.
Pricing and Availability
The latest version of LogMeIn Pro, including HD streaming on Macs, is available as a free automatic upgrade to all current users. LogMeIn Pro starts at $39.99 per year per computer if purchased as an in-app upgrade through the LogMeIn app for iOS devices.
About LogMeIn, Inc.
LogMeIn (Nasdaq: LOGM) provides essential cloud-based services to individuals, businesses, and IT organizations for remote access, collaboration, customer care, and remote IT management. These services are used by more than 15 million people to quickly, simply and securely connect over 150 million internet-enabled devices across the globe — computers, smartphones, iPad™ and Android™ tablets, and digital displays. LogMeIn is based in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA, with offices in Australia, Hungary, India, Japan, the Netherlands, and the UK.
LogMeIn and LogMeIn Pro are trademarks of LogMeIn in the U.S. and other countries. iPad and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., and Android is a trademark of Google, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries around the world.
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