Highwire is the easiest way to access your Mac at home while you're at work, at the coffee shop, or on the road. Listen to your iTunes music, browse your iPhoto library, and securely access your shared files — all as if you never left home. Download today!
For the geeks in the audience, Highwire forwards your local Bonjour services across the internet to wherever you are.
Blog post about why Highwire is now an open source project.
- Stream your iTunes music over the net
- Access your shared files and do screen sharing
- Works with any Bonjour services that uses TCP/IP
- All your data is securely encrypted using SSH
- Your shared services integrate seamlessly with Mac OS X
Code is hosted at GitHub: http://github.com/tylerhall/highwire
Highwire is released under the MIT License below in addition to the following conditions:
- You are free to use the Highwire source code and graphic assets for personal use.
- You are free to include the Highwire source code in other commercial or open source projects, but you may not use the Highwire name, logo, or associated graphics in those projects.
- While Highwire's source code is licensed to you under the MIT License, the other open source projects that Highwire makes use of and includes in this repository (for example, BWToolkit, ASIHTTPRequest, etc) are still subject to the licenses provided by their original authors.
The MIT License
Copyright (c) 2009 Tyler Hall
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.