The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
SoonR Remote Computer Access for the Mac

SoonR Remote Computer Access for the Mac

by , 1:00 PM EDT, June 22nd, 2006

SoonR announced a beta version for the Mac of its SoonR remote computer access service on Thursday. The SoonR services lets you use your cell phone to remotely access information from your computer. It supports secure Spotlight searches, accessing and sharing documents, placing phone calls via Skype, and works with most cell phone models. The SoonR Desktop and SoonR Talk services are available for the Mac now, and SoonR Organizer support will be available in August.

SoonR is available for download at the SoonR Web site. The basic service, which includes photo and document access and sharing is free. Pricing for the Premium service, which includes access even when the host computer is turned off, encrypted data backup, and low cost international calling, is not yet available.

Recent TMO Headlines - Updated July 16th

Mon, 6:46 PM
How the Spacecraft, Kepler, Discovered Over 4,000 Exoplanets
Mon, 6:20 PM
SuperTank 27,000mAh Portable Charger: $134.99
Mon, 5:17 PM
Get eero Mesh Wi-Fi for up-to-50% Off for Amazon Prime Day
Mon, 5:13 PM
Science Fiction Author Darren Beyer (#2) - TMO Background Mode Interview
Mon, 4:07 PM
2019 MacBook Air Has Slower SSD Than 2018 Model
Mon, 3:12 PM
Twitter Web Redesign Rolls Out For All Users
Mon, 3:09 PM
Air Force Might Defend Area 51 With Force
Mon, 3:02 PM
Waze Update Willl Show Toll Road Prices
Mon, 2:47 PM
Apple's Security Evolution, iCloud VPN – TMO Daily Observations 2019-07-15
Mon, 2:15 PM
macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Developer Beta 5 Available
Mon, 2:08 PM
Lawmakers Want Apple to Turn Privacy Talk into Action
Mon, 2:03 PM
Library App Libby Now Works With CarPlay
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!