Highlights of Macworld 2010

A successful Macworld 2010 closed today boasting more than 20,000 attendees, over 250 exhibitors who launched dozens of new products and innovations, and more than 150 conference sessions at the most comprehensive training program for the Mac platform, IDG World Expo, owner of Macworld 2010, announced today. “The release of SMART Slate for Mac and …
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Sorenson Media announces significant expansion and job opportunities in San Diego

Sorenson Media recently announced a significant expansion of its operations into San Diego, California. The company’s new San Diego office will now serve as the central hub for the company’s business operations. In the midst of the current economic downturn, the industry-leading digital media solutions company will open significant employment opportunities in both San Diego …
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Palm mobile to join Adobe’s Open Screen Project

At the GSMA Mobile World Congress, Adobe today announced that Palm is joining the Open Screen Project – a broad industry initiative dedicated to enabling standalone applications and full web browsing across televisions, desktops and mobile devices taking advantage of Adobe Flash Platform capabilities. The work of the Open Screen Project will help deliver Adobe …
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Filter Forge for Mac OS X beta version released

Filter Forge has released the long-awaited public beta of the Mac OS X version of Filter Forge, a high-end plugin for Adobe Photoshop allowing computer artists to build their own filters, seamless textures, visual effects, distortions, patterns, backgrounds, frames and more. The beta is open for anyone with a Mac, no registration required. The minimum …
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Adobe releases easy to use social network-building software

Adobe Systems today introduced a new Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), codenamed “Cocomo,” that can let developers easily add real-time social capabilities into Web applications via “cloud” computing. Using Cocomo and Adobe Flex, developers can include collaboration features like real-time audio/video and chat in their existing applications, or build entirely new ones such as multi-player games or social …
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CS4U launches for Adobe Creative Suite 4 online training

Award-winning provider of software training videos lynda.com is celebrating the largest launch in its history of online training for the just-released Adobe Creative Suite 4 (CS4) product family. With over 100 hours of instructional videos on Creative Suite 4 training, comprised of 34 different product training tutorials, with dozens of additional courses planned for the …
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Public beta for MashOn Spore Comic Book Creator begins

MashON recently announced the Public Beta launch of the MashON Spore Comic Book Creator. Spore will be available globally on PC, Mac, Nintendo DS and mobile devices on September 7, 2008. The MashON Spore Comic Book Creator is a browser based application which allows Spore players to create, design, write and share digital comic books, …
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Maxon delivers fully-loaded new version of Cinema 4D and raises bar for 3D animation excellence

MAXON Computer today unveiled CINEMA 4D Release 11 (R11), the next generation of its highly acclaimed 3D animation software suite. The super-charged release is packed with advanced capabilities that deliver dramatically improved ease of use and workflow, image quality and integration into any production pipeline. CINEMA 4D R11 highlights include a non-linear animation system, new …
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Immersion launches new products for animation industry

Immersion, a leading developer and licensor of touch feedback technology, today announced four new products and services for the motion capture (mocap) and animation industries. MicroScribe Connections for Autodesk Maya Software “MicroScribe Connections for Autodesk Maya provides an amazingly intuitive and robust user interface,” said John Walsenko, a digital arts instructor. “The system lets you …
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AOL launches new version of Winamp

AOL announced an update to Winamp, one of the world’s most popular media players. The new update, which is in general release starting today, offers users a collection of new product features and enhancements including a comprehensive new multimedia artist discovery experience, integration of the new AOL Radio powered by CBS Radio, a customizable toolbar …
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Bluepulse unveils iPhone messaging application

Bluepulse today unveiled an iPhone application available now through Apple’s iTunes App Store. The application provides the iPhone’s estimated 5.4 million users with an enhanced Bluepulse experience that takes full advantage of the iPhone operating system. This first release of the Bluepulse iPhone App features seamless integration of the Bluepulse friends list with the iPhone …
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