iBeacon Task Alerts, TravelAssist in the New Informant Calendar for iOS

[prMac.com] Cedar Park, Texas – WebIS has released an update to the productivity app, Pocket Informant, which is an application that brings together calendar events, tasks, notes and contacts into one location.This major free update adds a user interface refresh, advanced location support with iBeacons and geofencing, TravelAssist(TM), SmartTitle, a unique digital Month View, and more – building on the feedback and requests of an extensive customer base.

With the continued rise in popularity of smartphones, more and more people have moved to using these tools to manage busy lifestyles.

“The most useful feature of mobile devices is the ability to take them everywhere.” says James Kendrick of ZDNet. “A good tool is one that is at hand when it’s needed. That usefulness is only as good as the apps available, and Pocket Informant for iOS is as good as they get.”

Pocket Informant has been on the leading edge of the market since its introduction almost two decades ago. This latest update to the iOS app continues that trend with a clean, vibrant interface design, introduction of support for Apple’s new iBeacons, and much more.

“Our customers are some of the most forward-thinking you’ll find and with Informant 4, we’ve matched their needs with an incredible new design and feature-set to make managing events and tasks that much easier,” says Alex Kac, Founder and CEO of WebIS. “The new SmartTitle and TravelAssist(TM) solve real issues by real people today and we’re excited to see our users’ reaction to them.”

New features include:
* New Interface Design
* TravelAssist(TM) automatic timezone manager
* SmartTitle – start typing and Pocket Informant will bring up a list of contacts
* Calendar Store
* Scrolling Month View
* Weather information included for events with locations

Advanced Location Support:
* iBeacons
* Geofencing
* Filter task alerts by location

These are just a few of the new features added. We encourage you to take a look for yourself.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 7.1 or later
* 40.9 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Pocket Informant 4.00 is a Free download and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Productivity category. Initial download includes a 7-day free trial of all features, with the option for a one-time purchase to continue use of the full feature set. Coupons are available for the press upon request.WebIS
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Headquartered in Cedar Park, Texas, WebIS, Inc. is a privately funded Corporation founded in 1997 by Alex Kac. WebIS has focused on the Mobile PDA and Smartphone market since August of 2001 and quickly rose to become one of the top ten developers by sales for mobile devices shortly thereafter. WebIS is a group of people dedicated to providing quality products, which meet the highest standards, to improve our customers’ lives. They have a reputation for innovative, well-planned, and usable design, striving always to do the right thing. They are a dynamic and fluid company, which allows them to make decisions not bound to rigid policy. Copyright (C) 2014 WebIS, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.

###Amy Sandlin
Marketing Director
United States
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