Chronos Releases SOHO Organizer 6.0
Park City, Utah – May 29, 2007 — Chronos LC today announced the release of
SOHO Organizer 6.0, a MAJOR upgrade to its personal and business
productivity suite. SOHO Organizer is designed for both individual and
workgroup use and this latest upgrade makes sharing calendars easier than
ever. SOHO Organizer 6.0 is a $49.99 upgrade for registered SOHO Organizer
According to Robert McCullough, V.P. of Development at Chronos, “SOHO
Organizer 6 is the most CONNECTED organizer available for Macintosh. Not
only can you share calendars among co-workers using SOHO Organizer, but you
can publish and subscribe to calendars on the Internet. Plus, it is the
first Mac information manager to support CalDAV, which is just starting to
come onto the scene strong.”
MAJOR NEW FEATURES
* Publish Calendars. Users can publish their calendars on the Internet so
others can view them using SOHO Organizer or Apple’s iCal. Publishing
calendars lets other people see what the publisher is doing or when the
publisher is busy or free.
* Subscribe To Calendars. Users can subscribe to calendars that others have
published on the Internet including calendars containing the schedules of
popular sport teams, concert schedules, etc.
* CalDAV Support–Industry First. Users can use CalDAV to publish
calendars, events, and tasks on the Internet and then collaborate on them
with others. CalDAV is an open standard calendar access protocol
(read/write access)that allows access to calendars that are in the popular
iCalendar format over the WebDAV extensions to the HTTP protocol.
* Import/Export vCal Files. Users can import and export calendar data in
the industry-standard vCal format. vCal files are easily transmitted
between computers and provide a quick and easy way to transfer calendar
data between different applications.
ENHANCEMENTS, OPTIMIZATIONS, FIXES
SOHO Organizer 6.0 also includes other enhancements, optimizations and bug
fixes which are detailed on the Chronos web site at
(http://www.chronosnet.com). These include: a) additional backup options to
control when backups occur; b) a Calendar ) Calendar Info command; c) a
Check Spelling As You Type preference; and d) week numbers in mini-months.
ABOUT THE SOHO SERIES
SOHO Organizer is a key member of Chronos’ acclaimed small office/home
office series and bears the identifying “SOHO” moniker. The SOHO Series is
an integrated series of software solutions that are designed and written
specifically for small office and home office users. Each product in the
series is designed to work on its own and be “best-in-class.” However, the
true power of the SOHO Series shines through when the products are used
together to create solutions that are greater than the sum of their
AVAILABILITY & REQUIREMENTS
Chronos believes users should have the opportunity to try the software for
free before they purchase. A fully functional 30 day trial version can be
downloaded from Chronos’ web site at (http://www.chronosnet.com). SOHO
Organizer has been attractively priced at $99.99.
SOHO Organizer is the official successor to Personal & Group Organizer.
Registered SOHO Organizer 5.x users and Personal & Group Organizer users
can upgrade to SOHO Organizer 6.0 for $49.99. Users who purchased SOHO
Organizer after March 24th, 2007 will be eligible to upgrade to SOHO
Organizer 6.x for FREE. SOHO Organizer is available immediately for
download as a full installer. Pricing for volume purchases and upgrades is
also available on the Chronos web site.
SOHO Organizer requires Mac OS X v10.4.9 or later and is a Universal
application (runs natively on both PowerPC and Intel-based Macintosh
computers); 130MB of available disk space.
Chronos has been developing award-winning Macintosh software since 1993 and
is based in Park City, Utah, home of the 2002 Winter Games.