Quick Tasks for Handheld Contact API are here!

UPDATED: February 16th, 2021Quick Tasks are Here One of the more popular features of IOS devices is the native “Reminders”, which allow users to quickly jot down tasks, which they can then assign alarms to for easy task management. This feature was improved further with IOS13, which supported indenting tasks, allowing users to organize tasks under different categories for essential project management. As task management is a core part of CRM, we thought Handheld Contact could incorporate...

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iPhone & iPad users should update their devices right away - CNN Business

By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business Apple is urging iPhone and iPad users to promptly update their operating systems to fix security bugs that may have already been exploited by hackers. On its support webpage, the company said three security flaws "may have been actively exploited." It did not reveal too many specifics about the bugs, noting "Apple does not disclose, discuss, or confirm security issues until an investigation has occurred and patches or releases are available." The...

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Major updates coming to Handheld Contact API

In late March of this year we released the first version of Handheld Contact API for IOS, and then later in October we did the same for Android. These first releases were a huge leap forward in terms of supporting more data on more devices with more frequent updates from Act!. Both versions of Handheld Contact API synched directly with the master Act! database, and featured a modern new look. With all the technology upgrades, though, there was still a significant feature gap between our more...

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Handheld Contact is going back to Basics

Since 2016 we set out to improve the feature set of Handheld Contact. Opportunities were added to the basic contacts & calendars, and then followed by mobile mapping, searches, quoting, favourites, contact pictures, and so much more.  This year we took it a step further and introduced a new technology called Handheld Contact API, which allowed users to sync directly with their master database, and update more data across more devices more frequently. It included a new dashboard, and...

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Handheld Contact introduces "Lite" version, free to all Act! subscribers

Regardless of which industry you’re in, 2020 has been a challenging year. The same can certainly be said for us at Handheld Contact, which saw us invest heavily in new syncing technology only to see the world suddenly become less mobile in March. Now that we’re seven months into this new world order, we’ve learned to adapt and to slowly improve the new and old products. Feature gaps between Classic and API are being reduced each month, with new builds scheduled for release in...

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