[REBOL] AltME: Something new from our team.
From: reichart::prolific::com at: 21-Nov-2002 3:06
Been a while since I have written. This is because we have been working
very hard on a lot of different products.
FTPGadget is coming along wonderfully. About 10 Rebols here are now
using the product, and have dropped whatever they were using (WS_FTP,
Cute, Leech). You can grab a copy for yourself from www.ProGadget.com.
We will be doing another update in about 10 days.
We are also working on something new, which will probably be of great
interest to everyone here, because it is another product built 100% on
The product is called AltME (Alternative Messaging Environment). It
may look familiar to those of you using IOS. But we are building this
backwards from IOS. Starting with just a very simple and clean
messaging system, sort of like IRC. This is intended for the mass
market. It has to be 1. Download, 2. Enter password, 3. Start using.
Almost no learning curve. Over time, we will add more features.
In a nut shell, this product does a bunch of things ICQ does not, such as:
You can create your own world and invite only the people that you want into
Talk "privately" and "securely" to one person, or create a group and talk
together privately and securely.
Share checklists for work groups, or just reminders.
And two more great things...it is FREE. Yes, free. You can learn how
and why on the site. And it runs on Linux. You can download your own
version to play with from our new site www.SafeWorlds.com. Have fun.
www.Prolific.com "The crazy place I work."
www.SereneScreen.com "A cool thing we make."
www.ProGadget.com "Something brewing in the kitchen."
www.SafeWorlds.com "The Alternative Messaging Environment"