Chronos Intros SOHO Organizer, Notes 8

Chronos announced the immediate availability of SOHO Organizer 8 and SOHO Notes 8 on Thursday. Both applications added video, audio and photo recording support, and Notes 8 also added iPhone Wi-Fi sync support.

SOHO Organizer 8 is a calendar, task and contact management application that's compatible with iCal and Address Book. The new version added a Desktop Calendar view, email integration, an updated print view, new calendar themes, improved performance, and more.

SOHO Notes 8 added Cover Flow and icon views, a new encryption system, an updated data backup system, and the ability to synchronize data via Wi-Fi connections with the Chronos NoteLife app for the iPhone and iPod touch.

SOHO Organizer 8 is priced at US$99.99, or $49.99 for upgrades. SOHO Notes 8 costs $39.99, or $25 for upgrades. Both are available for download at the Chronos Web site.

NoteLife for the iPhone and iPod touch costs $4.99 and is not yet available for download at Apple's App Store.