View more

Enter This Week’s Contest Here

(function(d, s, id) { window.Wishpond = window.Wishpond

Previous Contests

Moto Z Play & Moto Insta-Share Projector

Join us!

View more

Contribute to GetConnected

Love Tech? As Canada’s leading technology show,

Popular Posts

App of the Week – Splashtop

App of the Week – Splashtop

Access Your Computer Remotely Using Your Mobile Device With Splashtop


There are times you find yourself away from your computer desperately needing to

access a file on it. If you store your files in the cloud, you can access them using your

phone or another device. That being said, not everyone is in the habit of storing files

using a cloud storage service. If you’re one of these people, you might find an app like

Splashtop useful.


Splashtop lets you access your computer using a mobile device, like an iPad, iPhone, or

Android mobile device. In addition to being able to access your files you can open

applications, access your media files, and even play 3D games right on your mobile

device. The app is optimized to let you easily navigate your computer using a

touchscreen. It also lets you highlight, write, or draw over any live remote desktop

screen. All this happens over a 3G or 4G network.


Splashtop requires a monthly or yearly subscription in addition to the purchase of the

app. You’ll also need to download Splashtop Streamer to your Mac or PC. Finally, your

computer will have to be on when you’re trying to access it remotely.

Splashtop offers solutions for personal, business, and enterprise use. If you or your

business could benefit from being able to access computers remotely, Splashtop is worth

looking into.


Android | Free + monthly or yearly subscription

iPhone | $3.49 + monthly or yearly subscription

iPad | $5.79 + monthly or yearly subscription

Related Articles

Wearable Workout Tech! – CES 2015 Las Vegas

The Sony Smart B Trainer is the perfect workout partner!  Built in MP3 player, GPS, and more.  Join Andy Baryer

Turn Your To-Do List into a Video Game with Quest

iOS | $2.29   Like most people I often find myself procrastinating when it comes to tasks that I find

App of the week – WiFiMapper

Find Free WiFi Anywhere with WiFiMapper   If you’ve found yourself going over on your data plan you already know

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Only registered users can comment.