TITLE

TransMedia

AUTHOR(S)
M. C.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/7/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 29, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles social network provider TransMedia. The company has developed a social network that lets users access personal files and calendars, listen to music, and View blogs and profiles. The online service works to keep files in synch between multiple devices, including Windows PCs, Macs, Linux machines, cell phones, and ultra-mobile personal computers. TransMedia has also set out to challenge tech giants like Microsoft, Google, and Adobe Systems with its own web-based word processor, presentation graphics program, image-editing software, and even an operating system.
ACCESSION #
28819403

 

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