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PRESS RELEASE: VECTORFORM ADDS NOTES & STOPWATCH TO TOOLBOX FOR WIN8

Feb 12

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DETROIT, MI, MAY 8, 2013-Vectorform, the global design and technology firm that developed Toolbox for Windows 8, the top-ranked productivity app that is closing in on 1 million downloads, today announced the release of its Twitter tool for the Toolbox platform. The tool is the most powerful Twitter client for Windows 8 and is now available in the Toolbox Tool Depot for $4.99.

The Twitter tool allows users to interact and follow many activities within Twitter by using a unique 3-pane design that enables users to display any three of the following views at once: Timeline, Connect, Trend, Profile, Pictures, Details, Messages and Search.

Twitter for Toolbox Features:
  • View web links and photos within each pane or launch a separate web tool.
  • Watch and search the latest trends in real-time using Trend view.
  • Follow conversations for each tweet in Conversation view.
  • View details of content without having to navigate away from your timeline using Details view.
  • Stay up-to-date with your Twitter feed using the timeline’s auto-refresh feature.

“Windows 8 users have been clamoring for a powerful and productive Twitter client that offers a better user experience and more capabilities than what has been available,” said Kevin Foreman, director of product development for Vectorform. “We expect to reach the 100,000 token limit set by Twitter very quickly."

Vectorform will continue to expand the Toolbox Tool Depot with additional premium and free tools to be released this summer. Currently ranked as a Top-20 Windows 8 app, Toolbox enables users to view and interact with up to six different tools on-screen at once including Twitter, Notes, Facebook, Web, Stopwatch, Calculator, Unit Converter, Voice Notes, Notifier, World Clock, Weather and Doodle.

ABOUT TOOLBOX

Toolbox, the ever-evolving platform that launched with nine tools in 2012, has recorded over 780,000 downloads and is currently the number one productivity app available in the Windows Store. Toolbox is designed to bring unparalleled productivity enhancement to the Windows 8 platform. With Toolbox, you can view and interact with up to six different tools at once, giving you the power and flexibility to customize your workspace for maximum productivity. Toolbox is also available to the enterprise market, allowing businesses to use Toolbox and custom tools developed specifically for their needs.

ABOUT VECTORFORM

Think Tank. Lab. Studio. Vectorform invents digital products and experiences. As an elite team of artists, engineers, entrepreneurs, and technologists, Vectorform changes the way you experience modern life. In the car. At the hospital. At the store. On the phone. Vectorform partners with premier brands around the world to create the next iconic experience. Vectorform was founded in 1999 and has studios in Seattle, Detroit, New York, Munich and Hyderabad. For more information, visit www.vectorform.com

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