Black Diamond Products today announced the release of the first public betaof its new peer-to-peer file sharing program FileFone for both PC and Mac.
FileFone is a "phone" for sending and receiving files over the internet. Itallows you to call another FileFone user using his/her IP address to send afile. FileFone:
- Works peer-to-peer with no central server of any kind
- Has independent send and receive lines, allowing you to receive a filewhile sending one
- Is extremely simple to set up and run
- Allows you to accept or reject incoming transfers
- Can be set to receive files unattended
- Maintains a list of favourite destinations
- Has configurable text, allowing easy translation or customisation
- Resumes broken transfers
- Is available for Mac and PC and works between them
- Allows extensive customisation of the user interface ( skins )
- Stores a retry list of any failed or rejected transfers
- Has attractive inbuilt help facilities
FileFone is available for US$20. You can find more information at the Black Diamond Products Web site.