BumpTop – A fun, intuitive 3D desktop that keeps you organized and makes you more productive
Your desktop doesn’t have to be a boring graveyard for lost and forgotten files anymore! Transform it with BumpTop. Create the desktop that suits your needs and style.
BumpTop lets you create piles, just like you do in real life. But with advanced search and sort capabilities, you’ll always find what you’re looking for.
BumpTop lets your style dictate the look and feel of your desktop. With dozens of themes to choose from, you can find the one for you. Serene blue or firely flames, change your desktop to suit your moods.
BumpTop lets you visually connect with your desktop. Pin important files or sticky notes to your wall so you don’t forget them. And with BumpTop, more frequently used files get bigger and heavier so you can’t find them easily.
BumpTop lets you stay connected to your friends and family right from your desktop. Create a photo frame on your wall to watch your friends’ photo feeds, or toss a photo to a Twitter or Facebook widget to share it with your social network.
Get BumpTop and give it a try to fully assess its capabilities!
Here are some key features of “BumpTop”:
· Piles are how we organize on our real desks but computers force us into rigid, hierarchical folders. Piles are lightweight, flexible and its easy to see what’s inside. Let order evolve naturally or quickly get a mess organized with a pile, you’ve got options.
Pin Up Reminders:
· Jot down a Sticky Note or pin up commonly used shortcuts and important documents on your BumpTop walls. Make them real big to remind you to finish that task, without getting in the way of your desktop.
Piles are Agile:
· BumpTop piles work like in the real world. Toss items at a pile to add them or pop them into a grid, flip through them with your scrollwheel or fan out a pile to quickly see what’s inside. Converting between folders and piles is seamless too.
Get Organized, Instantly:
· BumpTop is your digital assistant. Slice and dice a big, hairy mess of files into neatly stacked piles with Pile by Type, instantly. Or ‘Search as You Type’ to filter down what you’re looking for then pile by that keyword. If only it were this easy in real life.
Not All Files are Created Equal:
· Files that you use more often subtly grow bigger and heavier so they are easier to find . Or manually make important stuff bigger, give important docs the weight they deserve.
Toss to Print, Email or USB key:
· Reduce multiple clicks into a simple toss gesture! Tossing makes interacting efficient and fun. Just toss docs onto the printer to print them, into the recycle bin to delete or onto a pile to add them. Plug in a USB key and toss icons at it to instantly copy them over .
Luscious Thumbnail Previews:
· See what your docs look like without opening them. Supporting PDFs, Word DOCs, Powerpoints and a slew of others. BumTop Pro includes Webpage and Photoshop/PNG previews with transparency . Designers, meet your new best friend.
Toss Pics to your Friends:
· Share pictures with your social networks is easy. Just toss them at the Facebook, Twitter or Email widget and they’re uploaded in on step. Instead of the clunky browser/find-the-file-on-your-filesystem dance. Or update Twitter directly from BumpTop. Tweet!
Digital Picture Frames:
· Hang a “Digital Picture Frame” on your wall that cycles through the latest photos from Flickr, Picasa or other Photo RSS feeds.
Bump with your Friends:
· Invite your friends to join the movement towards a more social, productive, organized desktop today. Right from the application or via this website.
Immersive 3D & Physics:
· BumpTop makes your pixels come to life. Grab, toss, pile and sort your icons and watch them respond with stunning lifelike motion simulated with nVidia PhysX, a gaming grade physics engine. Your flat desktop will pop with BumpTop’s saucy 3D visuals and new organization possibilities.
· Reduce keystrokes with BumpTop’s elegant, intuitive gesture system. Gesture in any direction with the dynamic Pie Menu to instantly invoke a command, eyes free. Or lasso select and manipulate items in a single, fluid stroke with the LassoMenu.
· Got a touchscreen or tablet computer? BumpTop’s physical effects are event more captivating as icons move under your finger like they would in the real world. Flick through piles, toss icons at widgets to get stuff done, use fluid gestures to advance photo slideshows or manipulate stuff. (Don’t worry, everything works with the mouse too!)
· Pimp out your space with Themes. Choose from all the user created themes or make your own and share it with the world. BumpTop’s walls and background are totally customizable.
Zooming Photo Slideshows:
· The slickest way to view your images. Stunning slideshows that smoothly zooms from one photo to the next. Wow your friends.
· A Pentium 4/Celeron 1.8GHz or Athlon XP/Sempron 2200+ or desktop/mobile equivalent
· Minimum 1GB system memory
· 15 MB available hard disk space.
· Intel 915 integrated graphics or Nvidia GeForce 6200 or ATI X300 or better with updated drivers
· OpenGL 2.0 driver support required
· Internet connection required for activation