Jump Desktop Now Lets Android Users Remotely Control Their PCs & Macs

Developed by Phase Five Systems, Jump Desktop is a simple, yet effective, cross-platform iOS and Android app that allows users to remotely connect to their Mac and/or Windows-based computer via Remote Desktop Connection Protocol (RDP), as well as Virtual Network Computing (VNC) protocol. While the app has been around in the iTunes App Store for quite some time now, it’s the Android client that has just made its way into the Google Play Store. Using the combination of Jump Desktop’s mobile and desktop clients, you can establish an instant and secure remote connection between various devices over the internet (Wi-Fi/3G) to control and access your computer via your Android/iOS-powered device on the go. Read More

Remmina: Feature Rich Remote Desktop Client For Ubuntu Linux

Remmina is a GTK+ based remote desktop client for Linux. It has been developed particularly to fulfill the needs of system administrators and users who often require remote access to computers on the go. It supports many network protocols, including RDP, VNC, NX, XDMCP and SSH. Remmina maintains a list of profiles, and allows organizing connections in separate groups. This makes it easier to sort and launch remote desktop connections. Furthermore, it works quite well with higher resolutions in both window and full screen mode. It also supports working in multiple tabs, which helps track numerous established remote connections. Read More

Using Remote Desktop Connection In Windows 7

The Remote Desktop(RDP) utility lets you connect to your work computer from home and access all of your programs, files, and network resources as though you were actually sitting in front of your own computer. Creating the remote desktop connection in Windows 7 is almost the same as in the older versions of Windows. This post will cover the following things: 1. How to enable the remote desktop connection feature on a Windows 7 machine 2. How to Remotely connect any other Windows based machine from Windows 7 Read More