SplashData Announces All New SplashID 4 for Palm Handhelds
and Treo Smartphones
Los Gatos, CA - - July 10, 2007 - - SplashData,
the leading provider of productivity software for smartphones,
today announced a major update of its top-selling SplashID
password manager for Palm OS handhelds and Treo smartphones.
The new version, SplashID 4, offers a host of new features
that enhance security, convenience and connectivity.
"All of us juggle so much sensitive information today – usernames,
passwords, account numbers, registration codes – that could cause
serious harm in the hands of the wrong people," said Morgan
Slain, CEO of SplashData. "SplashID
4 includes the features that make it an invaluable tool
for mobile users to easily manage and protect all of this
information and prevent their identities from being stolen."
As with prior
versions of SplashID for Palm OS, SplashID 4 includes two
software applications that work together -- one application for a user's
Palm handheld or Treo smartphone and companion software for a desktop
computer. Both the mobile
application and the Windows desktop software have been
updated in SplashID 4.
Key new features of SplashID 4's handheld software include:
- Active URL links, an ideal feature for Treo users, giving them
the ability to simply tap the URL field to launch the web browser
and immediately access a website.
- Four additional data fields for filling in information, bringing
the total number of fields in each SplashID record to ten, plus a
- Enhanced Password Generator, automatically generating robust passwords
that fit specific criteria and rating the strength and security of
- The ability to email records, with SplashID automatically exporting
a secure vID file and attaching it to an email message that can be
sent to colleagues.
SplashID 4's Windows desktop companion software has also been
completely revamped with updates including:
- Web Auto-Fill, simplifying data entry of user names and passwords
in SplashID by using a web browser to go directly to a site and retrieving
the username and password to auto-fill in the record.
- Panel View and Tree View, two ways to view all records or categories
or types of records
- Database Sync, enabling advanced users
to select multiple databases to synchronize with on the
desktop and easily share data with other users, even
across a network.
- Auto Search, retrieving records simply
by the user entering a few letters in the Find box to
instantly display results in the results view.
At launch, SplashID 4 works with Palm OS and Windows desktop platforms
only. SplashData will be bringing the upgrades in SplashID 4 to other
platforms, including Windows Mobile, BlackBerry and Mac OS, later in
SplashID is the world's best-selling mobile password manager. Originally
released in 2001, SplashID today has over 500,000 users
on Palm OS, Windows Mobile, BlackBerry, Symbian, UIQ, Windows and Mac
SplashID safely and securely stores all kinds of personal
identification information, including user names, passwords,
credit card numbers, calling card numbers, bank account
data, PINs, medical insurance information, and more. Information
is stored in a secure, encrypted format and is quickly accessible on
a smartphone or desktop computer. SplashID includes both mobile and
desktop software (for Windows and Macintosh) and the data is automatically
synchronized between the two.
Pricing and Availability
SplashID 4 for Palm OS and Windows is available at http://www.splashdata.com for
$29.95. Current SplashID for Palm OS users can upgrade for $9.95.
SplashID may also be purchased in a bundle as part of the SplashWallet
Suite, which includes SplashID, SplashMoney, SplashPhoto and SplashShopper
for $59.95. A free 30-day trial version is also available for download.