Daum Unleashes Biggest-ever Update of SolCalendar: To-do and Map Features Announced

- New To-do and Maps feature added

- Powerful line-ups of new widgets and stickers

- Supports Google Tasks & Google Maps simultaneously

- Reviewed by more than 10,000 Beta testers

SEOUL, South Korea — (BUSINESS WIRE) — July 31, 2014 — Sol Studio of Daum Communications (KOSDAQ:035720) (CEO Sae-hoon Choi) has rolled out the latest version of SolCalendar starting today for all users around the world.

SolCalendar 1.5 includes â–¶ To-do and To-do Widget â–¶ Google Maps & Foursquare Integration â–¶ Countdown, Date & Shortcut widgets â–¶ Simple Stickers Package â–¶ Clear & Simple UX/UI

To-do and Map integration are the most noticeable changes in this update. And by supporting to-dos and to-do widgets that syncs with Google Tasks, Task management became another key aspect of SolCalendar along with time management. Also, Google Tasks and Google Maps integration made it the best alternative to Google Calendar app.

Powerful line-ups of new customizable widgets and stickers are believed to be other key differentiators to draw new users. New countdown, date, shortcut widgets and mono-tone simple stickers were added to fulfill the various tastes of users.

On the other hand, SolCalendar team has maximized the user experience by bringing a completely re-designed UI. Views for adding event were simplified, and Today & Agenda Views are integrated in one menu. Also, users can check their monthly and weekly schedules at a glance with the Split View, unlike in other calendar apps.

It is surprising to know that the new version was reviewed by more than 10,000 Beta testers in advance of its release. During the testing period, SolCalendar team was flooded with hundreds of reviews and feedbacks and accordingly many of them were reflected in the final version.

SolCalendar team has opened a special Thank You page dedicated to the volunteer translators to express their deepest gratitude. On this page, anyone can apply to become a volunteer translator for SolCalendar.

“After the launch of SolCalendar last September, global users have been actively sending ideas and suggestions.” said DK Jung, Product Manager at Daum Communications. “By reviewing the ideas thoroughly, we updated new features such as Google Maps and Google Tasks.” DK also added that they can bring more values to their users by adding more diverse and practical functions for SolCalendar.

SolCalendar, launched on September 2013 by Sol Studio, is the first series of Daum’s global mobile app brand Sol. Also, it was introduced as one of the '30 of the most beautiful and well-designed Android app.' by TNW(The Next Web).

SolCalendar is available in 22 languages, including Korean, English, Chinese (simplified and traditional formats), Japanese, Russian, Spanish, French, Turkish, German, Danish, Italian, Brazilian, Portuguese, Thai, Dutch, Polish, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hindi, Malay, Hebrew and Arabic.

Reference 1: SolCalendar 1.5 Website

Reference 2: SolCalendar 1.5 App Download




Media contact:
Daum Communications
Jason Lee, +82-2-6718-3080
Email Contact


Review Article Be the first to review this article


Featured Video
SYSTEMS INTEGRATOR for Palm Beach County Human Resources at West Palm Beach, FL
Solidworks Product Designer for NASCENT Technology at Charlotte, NC
Developer-Support-Implementation Engineer for EDA Careers at San Francisco Area, CA
CAD/CAM Regional Account Manager (Pacific Northwest) for Vero Software Inc. at Seattle, WA
Upcoming Events
8th International Summer School on Applied Geoinformatics for Society and Environment: Crisis and Disaster Management at University of Tehran, Kish International Campus Kish Island Iran - Apr 29 - 4, 2017
UGIC CONFERENCE 2017 at Park City Utah - May 8 - 12, 2017
C4ISR Summit 2017 at Armed Forces Officers Club Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates - May 9 - 10, 2017
8th Electronic Materials and Processes for Space (EMPS) Workshop at Noordwijk Netherlands - May 10 - 12, 2017
Teledyne Optech
University of Denver GIS Masters Degree Online
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.

Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy