256Connected is a simple and easy to use app that provides notifications whenever your computer gains or loses connection to the internet.

It can also monitor the status of any number of hosts (by pinging them at regular intervals) and provide notificaions for when those become available or unavailable.

– Monitor availability of the internet
– Ping hosts at regular intervals
– Receive notifications through Growl or Notification Center whenever status changes
– View current status of the internet and each host with an icon in the status bar
– Start at login automatically

Available on the Mac App Store for 1.99 $/1.99 €/1.49 £.