May 10, 2011

LogMeIn Debuts iPad and iPhone VoIP Options for Free Screen Sharing Service, join.me

WOBURN, Mass., May 10, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LogMeIn's (Nasdaq:LOGM) ultra-simple, free screen-sharing service, join.me, just added new iPad and iPhone capabilities to simplify collaboration with mobile colleagues and customers. The updated join.me mobile viewer iOS app debuts a new VoIP option that lets users listen in and converse during an online meeting or screen-sharing session. Like the join.me web service, the iPad and iPhone viewer app is completely free and does not require registration, ensuring fast, simple, on-the-fly collaboration in a matter of seconds. The join.me iPad/iPhone app is available as a free download or update from the Apple App Storei.

These mobile capabilities were designed by the same development organization responsible for LogMeIn Ignition, the top grossing 3rd party iPad of 2010 and a recent addition to Apple's App Store Essentials Hall of Fame

Launched in October 2010, join.me is a drop-dead simple screen sharing product designed for informal online meetings and ad hoc, 'show-and-tell' collaboration. The service offers free screen sharing and online meetings for both personal and commercial use for up to 250 participants — no registration, plug-ins or accounts required. A 'pro' version of the service with extended functionality is available for a monthly or annual subscription.   

"In the few months since we launched join.me, the response from users has been overwhelmingly positive and their feedback has been valuable in shaping the service's evolution," said Kevin Bardos, vice president of Collaboration Technologies for LogMeIn. "The new features are all designed to keep simplicity and accessibility central to the join.me experience, providing users with an even greater ability to work together and collaborate as if they were sitting in the same room."

The free version of join.me includes:

  • screen sharing
  • chat
  • conference lineii
  • remote control of other devices
  • file transfer
  • multi-monitor support
  • downloadable desktop app for hosts or presenters
  • iPad/iPhone or Android viewer for session attendees

The 'pro' version of join.me includes:

  • All the features of the free version
  • personalized meeting code/link
  • personalized background
  • meeting scheduler
  • meeting lock option for private, invite-only meetings
  • user management
  • international conference lines

Availability

join.me is available for free at https://join.me/.

The iPad/iPhone app is also free on the Apple App Store at http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/join-me/id409811927?mt=8

About LogMeIn, Inc.

LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) provides SaaS-based remote access, support and collaboration solutions to quickly, simply and securely connect millions of internet-enabled devices across the globe — computers, smartphones, iPad™ and Android™ tablets, and digital displays. Designed for consumers, mobile professionals and IT organizations, LogMeIn's solutions empower nearly 12 million users to connect more than 100 million devices. LogMeIn is based in Woburn, Massachusetts, USA, with offices in Australia, Hungary, the Netherlands, and the UK.

The LogMeIn, Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=6574

 LogMeIn is a registered trademark of LogMeIn in the US and other countries. 

iPad is a trademark of Apple, Inc. and Android is a trademark of Google, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries around the world.

 

iApp is available at no cost. Operator data charges may apply.

iiPhone numbers provided in free version of join.me are United States-based lines

CONTACT: Craig VerColen

         LogMeIn, Inc.

         781-897-0696

         Press@LogMeIn.com


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