Minneapolis -- Serotek Corporation announces the immediate availability
of Release 2.2 of its powerful FreedomBox software suite. Already
the most powerful portable accessible browsing and screen reading
tools available, the company announced a long list of feature
enhancements and expanded capability, available at no charge.
Release 2.2 is platform independent and runs on both Windows
and Linux machines. "What this release is about,"
said Mike Calvo, Serotek CEO, "is bringing more power to
the people. We've made computing a whole lot simpler and given
people the tools they want and need to make the computer and
the Internet work for them."
Here's a partial list of updates, upgrades, and new feature
enhancements available with Version 2.2.
your own CD's like a professional. Version 2.2
gives you radio mix technology allowing you to cross-fade music,
eliminating space between songs and creating a smooth sound.
your own PassKey using official FreedomBox PassKey
blanks. Keep your PassKey current, create a new one, if you
lose your Key. You never have to be without your FreedomBox
the songs you want from your digital library or
other sources. Release 2.2 has CDDB
support and automatically zips to the Internet and snags
track names for your favorite songs from the master online database
of CD titles. The updated Media
Library automatically consolidates your music from any part
of your computer.
documents using FreedomScan. Current FreedomScan
users are upgraded automatically at no charge; users interested
in acquiring this capability can purchase it complete with scanner
for $199 or, if you own a TWAIN compliant scanner, just $120
for the powerful Portable FreedomScan scanning and optical character
recognition software for Windows only. Yes it works on the Key!
So use any public scanner.
share. Release 2.2 gives you the tools to create
your own personal web page, sharing pictures,
preferences and other information with family, friends, and
the world without having to know a thing about writing a website!
news feeds using RSS. Using RSS technology you
can create your own customized dynamic newspaper and post it
to your Web site, linking all the key news sources you trust.
on your Web site using the only blogging engine that allows
you and your correspondents to add their comments in text or
audio. Create your
own Podcast, burn it to CD, upload it to your Web site. You
can be a one-person Talk Radio program.
7. Post pictures
and other files to your Web site, eBay,
or any other interactive Web site that supports uploading.
to your home machine when you are on the road and
to your other network machines when you are at home, transferring
files back and forth. Release 2.2 expands your personal network,
making it as big as the Internet.
your place in any audio content located on the
FreedomBox Network, including described movies.
More and still more. Release 2.2 not only runs on Linux and
Windows XP; it's compatible with Windows 98 SE and Millennium
Edition. If you thought you needed a few more Preferences,
Release 2.2 gives you many, many more, arranged in convenient
sections. You get more e-mail functions, better HomeServer reliability,
and yes, we fixed those annoying things you didn't like with
2.0. The updated help
system will take you through the options quickly and easily.
Release 2.2 with System Access, FreedomScan, and the more powerful
is a fully accessible suite that gives you your full computing
and access capability wherever you go. The entire suite can
be loaded on your PassKey (or Key to Freedom) allowing you to
turn any computer into a fully accessible FreedomBox within
seconds. Visit www.freedombox.info
to download a free trial or to locate your local FreedomBox
dealer or Value Added Reseller. You may also call us toll-free
in the United States at (866) 202-0520, or in the United Kingdom