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Polkast is a cloud service that uses your own computer for storage.
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App DescriptionMake your iPad and iPhone more productive!
Get the most out of the devices you already have. With Polkast, you can get 100% of your content from your computer or NAS, instantly accessible to all of your mobile devices. That means every movie, every spreadsheet, every presentation... everything is at your fingertips, wherever you go. What are you waiting for? Put your iPad to work!
Better Than a Cloud
Polkast gives you all the benefits of the cloud, without any of the worry. No more file size restrictions! No more storage limits! No more pre-planning what files to sync or upload. With Polkast, we access the existing storage on your computer and NAS device. Your files are simply visible from your device, and easily accessible on demand.
Polkast creates a streamlined workspace for you and your team. One centralized location for all of your files — instantly accessible from home, work, overseas, or in transit. It’s like you’re all working from the same computer!
Private and Secure
The very nature of Polkast’s technology is more secure than any cloud service. Polkast creates a secure direct-access tunnel between your device and the original file. No one can see or access any of your files, except you. Ever.
•No Storage Limits!
•Connect up to 5 mobile devices to your computer for free! (unlimited with Pro)
•Photo Editing: Filters, stickers, frames, and more! Edited pics are auto saved to your computer.
•Post Photos to Facebook: Even if you don’t have them on your mobile, you can access and post!
•Stream Videos: Progressive download streaming over wifi or remotely. Fetch a 1GB file in minutes.
•Team Projects: Collaborate with your team using shared folders and permission-access. (Pro)
•Keep Photos and Documents Private: We never store your files, and your account is protected by password and SSL encryption, the same methods used by banks and the military.
•Super Search: Browse files and search across all of your computers and devices simultaneously.
•Smart Caching: As you download new files, old files get deleted to save room on your phone.
•Offline Access: Cache whole folders for offline reading on the plane (Pro)
•NAS Access: Get mobile access to files on your NAS. See website for supported devices.
•Apple TV Integration (Airplay): Listen to your music on airplay enabled devices and view pictures and videos on your Apple TV.
How Good Are We?
Ranked #1 for New & Noteworthy by Apple
Top 3 Apps by NETGEAR Million Dollar App Contest
Quick Start Guide:
•Requires installation of the Polkast homebase, the free companion app that runs on the computer where your files are stored.
•Go to www.polkast.com on your home computer to get the free companion app.
•Supported OS: Windows 7, XP, or Vista; Mac OS X 10.6 or higher, iOS 5 or higher, Android.
•Log in with the same username and password on all Polkast apps.
•The computer must be on, connected to the Internet and not in sleep mode to fetch files not stored in cache.
Unlock More Features with Pro
Look for the In-App Upgrade to Polkast Pro
Just $4.95/ month or $49.95/year.
Questions or comments?
We answer all email, so shoot tell us what you think: firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit us at www.polkast.com to learn more about what Polkast can do for you!
September 26, 2013 New version 2.9.26
July 08, 2013 New version 2.9.22
March 14, 2013 New version 2.8.14
December 14, 2012 New version 2.7.27
May 31, 2012 New version 2.5.24
March 09, 2012 New version 2.0.6
November 30, -0001 Initial Release