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Feb 25
[MD1] Zat Releases Mac OS Support for Spin
ZAT FULFILLS PROMISE OF CROSS-PLATFORM AUTHORING FOR INTERNET APPLICATIONS WITH SPIN FOR MACINTOSH PORTLAND, OR - February 25, 1999 - Zat, Inc., a provider of standards-based visual development environments and authoring tools, today announced Macintosh support for Spin, the company's premier Internet application authoring tool. Spin 1.0 for Macintosh makes it possible for teams of content developers to use a mix of Windows and Macintosh machines when authoring Internet applications. Spin 1.0 for Windows 95/98/NT was announced earlier this month. "Cross-platform authoring has long been a dream of content developers," said Wm Leler, chief technology officer and a founder of Zat. "With Spin, you can develop content that transparently runs on dozens of platforms without alteration. In addition, the authoring tool itself runs on multiple platforms, so content developers don't have to purchase multiple versions to author for multiple platforms." "The Zat product provides the best...
Feb 25
[NPL] Headline Studio
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MetaCreations' New Tool for Next-Generation Web Advertising Now Available via the Internet Headline Studio -- Ready for Immediate Purchase and Download from the Company's Web Site -- Brings Powerful Broadcast-Quality Animation to Web Banners Carpinteria, CA - February 25, 1999 - MetaCreations Corporation (Nasdaq: MCRE) announced today the immediate availability of dynamic new software for Web design professionals seeking to create animated, broadcast-quality Web advertising banners. The first MetaCreations product to be offered online for users to buy and download, Headline Studio is available now via the Internet for both Windows and Macintosh platforms. To purchase, simply visit MetaCreations' new electronic software purchase and delivery area on the company Web site at http://www.metacreations.com/products/hls. MetaCreations Headline Studio contains all the necessary tools in an easily accessible format to quickly create high-impact, animated GIF banner ads...
Feb 24
[NPL] WebSonar software bundle for AppleShare IP
For Immediate Release Virginia Systems offers a special software bundle for AppleShare IP version 6 users! For a limited time Virginia Systems is offering a new software bundle with a special price for AppleShare IP version 6 owners. The bundle includes two Mac only products, WebSonar and Welcome, that provide an easy way to deploy and access documents on the web. Virginia Systems, Inc.'s WebSonar was Apple's choice for Best Business Solution at MacWorld San Francisco in January. WebSonar is a powerful solution for the emerging web based document management market. It is based on Virginia Systems' mainstream Sonar Professional text retrieval and document imaging systems for the Macintosh. This mature technology enables companies, schools, and governments to dynamically publish legacy documents, manuals, library book card catalogs, databases and other archived materials by simply dropping their existing files into a folder. The text of these documents is completely searchable at over...
Feb 24
[NPL] HR/PR for Lasso
The authors of Rotating Ads for Lasso announce Human Resources/Public Relations (HR/PR) for Lasso. An easy to implement, easy to maintain system to administer the timely addition and deletion of employment opportunities and press releases from your web site. No more trying to re-invent the wheel, this solution can be up and running in minutes. With our easy-to-use web-based administration module, you can quickly add new entries and delete old ones right in your web browser. Special feature for ISP's: HR/PR for Lasso is designed to run on multiple web sites. Give each of your clients their own Unique ID Code, and they can each administer their own News and Job Openings web pages all in ONE database! All entries are kept separated by company, so your clients will never see anything but their own information, just like you designed it especially for them. Features * Easy to implement * Web based administration * Handles multiple web sites * Works on any page served by Lasso * No limit on...
Feb 24
[NPL] Net.Dreams introduces Remote Mail
For Immediate Release NET.DREAMS INTRODUCES REMOTE MAIL 1.0 -- First Mac OS Plug-in to Let Webmasters Offer Remote Email Access via Any Web Browser Anywhere-- ROHNERT PARK, Calif., February 24, 1999 -- Net.Dreams today announced the immediate availability of Remote Mail 1.0, providing for the first time access via any Macintosh Web server to POP3 mail servers from any browser in the world. Now Mac OS Web servers can provide a seamless bridge to any POP3 email system on the Internet with an easy to use, customizable W*API-based plug-in. End-users can read and process their email without any special configuration or client software, simply by pointing their browser to a Remote Mail-enabled Web page. Webmasters can use Remote Mail to offer access exclusively to their own email system, or to any POP3 email system on the Internet. Available today, Remote Mail is priced at $249, and can be downloaded at (http://www.netdreams.com/remotemail/). "I don't know how we were able to do business...
Feb 24
[NPL] Troi Serial Plug-in 1.0 for FileMaker Pro
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Troi Automatisering releases Troi Serial Plug-in 1.0 for FileMaker Pro Alphen a/d Rijn, The Netherlands, February 23, 1999--Troi Automatisering today announced the release of Troi Serial Plug-in 1.0, for FileMaker Pro 4.0 (or later) on both on Mac OS and Windows. This plug-in gives FileMaker Pro easy and powerful access to one (or more) of the computer's serial ports and works completely cross platform. The plug-in can read from and write to the serial ports of the computer directly from FileMaker without the need of a separate application. Peter Baanen, company president, states that "Based on user feedback we've included an extra Caller ID example database and a brand new ToASCII function. This makes starting with the plug-in even easier". Suggested Use Suggested uses for this plug-in are connecting to a modem, custom switchboard dialing, caller ID, credit card swiping, controlling external devices, data acquisition and data transfer. Key features of the...
Feb 23
[NPL] Aladdin Systems Releases DropZip
ALADDIN SYSTEMS TO RELEASE TWO COMPRESSION SHAREWARE PRODUCTS FOR MACINTOSH- DROPSTUFF(tm) AND DROPZIP(tm) February 23, 1999 - Aladdin Systems, Inc. is expected to release a new version of its popular compression shareware, Aladdin DropStuff 5.1 today at: http://www.aladdinsys.com/dropstuff/index.html. DropStuff 5.1 includes the new StuffIt 5.0 compression format and is a FREE upgrade for registered DropStuff with Expander Enhancer 4.5 users. Registered DropStuff users can upgrade to StuffIt Deluxe for $29.95. The detailed DropStuff news release follows this message. Aladdin also announces that it will release a standalone Macintosh Zip compression application called DropZip(tm). This shareware will allow Macintosh users to compress into the Zip format. DropZip users will be able to drag and drop files or folders onto a desktop alias icon or launch the application to select items to be compressed using a Zip engine. Aladdin's DropZip is expected to ship in March. Users wishing to...
Feb 22
[MD1] StoneTable 4.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE StoneTable Version 4.0 provides support for formulas and AppleEvents in Tables. Portland, OR--Feb 22, 1999--StoneTablet Publishing today announced the release of StoneTable Version 4.0. This release provides a major step forward giving the Macintosh developer access to functionality never before available on the Macintosh platform in a simple and easy form for integration into their applications. Building upon an API similar to that used by the List Manager, StoneTable now provides nearly 250 functions and dozens of options (color, fonts, styles, titles, grid lines, etc.) to the developer to display a wide range of data (text, check boxes, pop up menus, twist down lists, application defined data, etc.) in a simple and consistent way. Applications using StoneTable provide their users a natural interface similar to that found in major spreadsheet applications or other applications that display data in tables. These are just some of the improvements found in...
Feb 22
[NPL] T-Minus Ten 2.1
MK Software announces T-Minus Ten 2.1 New version adds more scheduling options. AUSTIN, Texas--February 21, 1999--MK Software, Inc. today announced the availability of T-Minus Ten 2.1, its premier task automation utility. T-Minus Ten 2.1 adds new features and fixes bugs. ABOUT T-MINUS TEN T-Minus Ten lets users turn frequently-used or repetitive actions into tasks that can be automatically run by a schedule, launched by a keystroke or hot spot on the screen, or put into action when your computer becomes idle. Using T-Minus Ten, you can create hot keys and hot spots to drive applications, scripts and documents. The handy timer function puts your Macintosh on auto-pilot during off-hours, running back-up scripts, creating customizable sets of file launches and more. Anything that can be scripted with AppleScript or opened by the Finder can be turned into an automated task. NEW FEATURES AND CHANGES - You can now create schedules of the type "Every X minutes/hours/days/weeks". - You can...
Feb 20
[NPL] MacAMP Lite 1.5
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE @soft releases MacAMP Lite 1.5 Lugano, Switzerland, Feb 20, 1999 -- @soft announces a new version of its award-winning product, MacAMP Lite. MacAMP Lite is an innovative audio multimedia player for the MacOS, featuring a small and easy to use interface, plugin architecture, playlist support, timer, and more. The application with a particulary low memory requirements (only 1200 Kb for best performance) and a wide range of supported sound formats, including CD Audio, MP3, IT, MOD, XM, MIDI and more, promises to be an outstanding tool for every Mac user. The user interface for the program is made of a single control strip-like window, floating above all other applications, allowing easy access to most of MacAMP Lite's features, such as playlist, play, stop, forward and rewind buttons. Users can also customize MacAMP Lite with custom appearance files, called "Skins", that greatly change the look of the player. MacAMP Lite makes use of a new technology invented by @...
Feb 20
[NPL] Media Design in*Progress Reads CometSite/Page Files
SAN DIEGO, February 18, 1999: Media Design in*Progress (http://www.in-progress.com) today released a bridge from CometSite and CometPage, the recently discontinued web development applications from Digital Comet. The Comet Bridge facilitates a smooth transition from Comet's command tags to standard XML. Digital Comet (http://www.digitalcomet.com) announced on January 27 that they were no longer selling CometPage and CometSite, the company's web development software. These products was based on "server side includes on stereoids," generating web pages from command tags mixed with HTML. "It is sad that web developers are stuck in a dead end with documents in an obsolete proprietary command tag format" said Terje Norderhaug, President of Media Design in*Progress. "With the Comet Bridge, we throw a lifeline to Digital Comet Customers so they can get back on track." The Comet Bridge is a free extension that makes Interaction and Xpublish execute Comet's command tags. It allows web...
Feb 20
[NPL] IncWell Unveils NetAnimator for Windows
IncWell Unveils NetAnimator - Smart Animations for Web, Windows Desktop February 18, 1999. Chandler, Arizona. IncWell DMG, Ltd of Chandler, Arizona, makers of the advanced, multimedia development environment SuperCard, unveiled its first Windows based authoring product, IncWell NetAnimator for Windows 1.0. IncWell NetAnimator is an easy to use tool for creating compact, interactive multimedia animations. Users create text and import artwork as members in a mixed time and path based environment. Objects can move and respond to clicks, opening web pages or playing different parts of the animation. After a NetAnimation is created, it can be exported for playback on the web using a Java applet, ActiveX control, or as a standard Windows 95/98 screen saver, allowing easy content reuse and branding of corporate web sites and desktops. At a download price of $59.95 from the IncWell DMG, Ltd web site (http://www.incwell.com ), IncWell NetAnimator puts authoring power into the hands of new web...
Feb 19
[MD1] MacHack: Final call for papers, Early Registration Deadline
MacHack PR: Final call for papers; early registration discount ending MacHack: The Annual Conference for Leading Edge Developers c/o Expotech 1264 Bedford Road Grosse Point Park, MI 48230 Contact: Carol Lynn mailto:info@machack.com Tel: (313) 882-1824 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dearborn, MI -- Time is running out! March 1, 1999, is the final deadline for paper proposals and abstracts for the 1999 edition of MacHack, the Annual Conference for Leading Edge Developers. If your paper is accepted, it will be published in the official Machack proceedings, and you'll get to present it to an audience of the best software developers in the world. You'll also attend the conference free! (Well, not completely free. Conference registration is free for the authors of accepted papers, but you'll have to get to Detroit and pay your own hotel bill.) MacHack solicits and accepts papers on a wide variety of topics related to Macintosh software development. For example, the subjects of last year's papers...
Feb 19
[NPL] PhoneTech 1.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 18, 1999 CONTACT: Karl Bunker Iron Software karlbunker@ironsoftware.com http://www.ironsoftware.com PhoneTech 1.0 released Powerful Macintosh Phone Utility Karl Bunker and Iron Software announce the release of a new utility that will ease the life of anyone who makes phone calls while working at their Mac. PhoneTech is a versatile utility that provides many powerful phone-related technologies that usually require expensive software, special hardware, or both. Working through any ordinary modem, PhoneTech provides the following features: * Includes a compact and easy to use "Phone Book" with which you can store any number of names and phone numbers for quick access. * "Keep trying" technology: if the line is busy or there is no answer, PhoneTech can retry the number periodically until you get through. You don't even have to pick up the phone until you're successfully connected. * System wide hotkey allows you to switch instantly between your modem (for...
Feb 18
[NPL] Pervasive's Tango for Solaris
Pervasive Software Ships Tango Application Server for Sun Microsystems Solaris Operating Environment Windows and Mac Developers Can Now Deploy Tango-based Web Applications on Solaris--Without Recompiling Code AUSTIN, TEXAS--February 17, 1999--Pervasive Software Inc. (NASDAQ: PVSW), a global pioneer in radically simplifying Web- and distributed-application development, deployment and information management, today announced immediate availability of the Tango 3.5 Application Server for Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) Solaris(tm) Operating Environment. Web application developers can now build on Pervasives award- winning Tango 3.5 Development Studio for Windows or Mac and seamlessly deploy their applications on Suns robust Solaris operating system--without rewriting their applications code. The ability to deploy Windows- or Mac-based Tango applications on Solaris speeds development and deployment cycles and contributes to low cost-of-ownership. Designed to enable scalable, cross-...
Feb 18
[NPL] Spring Cleaning 3.0
ALADDIN SHIPS SPRING CLEANING 3.0- THE #1 MAC UNINSTALLER CLEANS FASTER, EASIER AND SAFER WITH INCREASED SEARCH SPEEDS, IMPROVED INTERFACE AND NEW RESTORE FEATURE Spring Cleaning 3.0 Is Now Faster And More Powerful At Helping Users Safely Organize Their Applications, Files, Folders And Fonts For Maximum Efficiency Watsonville, CA-February 17, 1999- Aladdin Systems, Inc., today announced Spring Cleaning(tm) 3.0 is now shipping. Spring Cleaning is the number one uninstaller for the Macintosh, and version 3.0 provides twelve easy utilities to help users clean their hard drive by searching for and removing unneeded files, applications, folders, and fonts. Spring Cleaning 3.0 has increased speed and performance and its new features include the ability to restore items, check for damaged files, search for invisible files, and a bonus application, Aladdin Desktop Magician(tm). "Becoming more efficient and organized are everyone's goals, and Spring Cleaning is the best solution for relieving...
Feb 18
[NPL] Farallon FastEtherTX-FXMedia Converter
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Farallon Announces Affordable Plug-and-Play Fiber Connectivity New Fast EtherTX-FX Media Converter provides flexible, low-cost alternative to more expensive built-in fiber solutions. SAN LEANDRO, California, February 17th, 1999 - Farallon today announced a new fiber converter for 100Base-TX devices. The Fast EtherTX-FX Media Converter easily connects 100Base-TX Fast Ethernet switches and hubs that utilize unshielded twisted pair copper cabling, to 100Mb fiber cabling. This new fiber solution from Farallon provides customers with a flexible, low-cost fiber alternative to more expensive switching solutions with built-in fiber. "Schools look for affordable plug 'n play solutions to connect 100Base-TX hubs and switches in the network closet to a fiber backbone," states Kirk Langer, Internet Services Manager at Lincoln Public Schools, NE. "Farallon's Fast EtherTX-FX Media Converter provides a flexible, easy-to-install solution at a very attractive price." "The Fast...
Feb 18
[NPL] SPEEDLAN 10 Mbps Wireless Bridge -- Lower Cost
SPEEDLAN 10 MBPS WIRELESS BRIDGE SAME RELIABILITY, LOWER COST Sarasota, FL, USA; February 17, 1999 -- Wave Wireless Networking, wireless Internet division of SPEEDCOM International, announced that it has lowered the price for their SPEEDLAN 10 wireless, multi-port, multi-point bridge/router to $8900. The award-winning SPEEDLAN 10 bridge/routers are ideal for Internet communications, education, health care or any multi-location applications and perform at full 10 Mbps Ethernet LAN speeds. SPEEDLAN 10 is a transparent, MAC layer, self-learning wireless bridge with IP routing capability that can connect two or more Ethernet LANs. The bridge/router may pass all Ethernet like protocols including IP, IPX, Appletalk. SPEEDLAN 10 bridge/routers use unlicensed spread spectrum technology and can be configured to have multiple wireless LAN ports to meet varied multi-point configuration, performance and budget requirements. As a multi-port bridge/IP router, SPEEDLAN 10 reduces the cost of...
Feb 17
[NPL] Mac Trading Post Reopening
For Immediate Release: MYMAC2U.COM Reopens The Mac Trading Post -- New Version Adds Automation, and automatic ad deletion after 30 days -- -- Allows ad placers to remove their ads via a password -- Cleveland, OH, February 17, 1999 -- MYMAC2U.COM & WilliamLH, today unveiled the newly automated and redesigned The Mac Trading Post (http://www.mymac2u.com/themactradingpost/), the First Macintosh specific, classified ad web site on the Internet. After nearly a year of being in limbo due to the amount of time it took to update The Mac Trading Post by hand (3,500+ ads a month!). The Mac Trading Post is now open and ready to take Mac users Macintosh specific classified ads. The Mac Trading Post is still 100% FREE to all users, and was built with help from Rock Solid Productions (http://www.communigate.net/aaron/). The Mac Trading Post started back in 1990 out of WilliamLH's need to sell some old software and hardware he had laying around, after looking at over 200 search engines and...
Feb 17
[NPL] Stairways RumorMill 1.2
We have just released version 1.2 of Stairways RumorMill, our news server. If you are interested in serving NNTP-standard newsgroups from a Macintosh you should take a look at the RumorMill home page at: http://www.stairways.com/rumormill That page contains the full info about the new release and download links. Like all our software, Stairways RumorMill is absolutely free to download and try out. Hope you like it. Regards, Andrew.
Feb 17
[NPL] Macromedia Debuts Fireworks 2
MACROMEDIA DEBUTS FIREWORKS 2 Integrated Graphics, Coding and Sitewide Editing Lead New Features Of Next-Generation Web Graphics Production Environment San Francisco, Calif. - February 16, 1998 - Macromedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: MACR) the leader in Web Publishing software, today introduced Fireworks(R) 2, revolutionizing the way Web sites are built and maintained by seamlessly integrating with HTML editors and bridging the gap between graphics and code. Fireworks 2 is a major upgrade to the company's award-winning Web graphics production tool. Unveiled last year, Fireworks was the first software application to specifically target the graphics production needs of Web designers. Fireworks accelerates Web workflow with new features that enable rapid edits across multiple graphics and ensure consistent design throughout a site. All of this power is offered in a complete, professional design environment that allows Web professionals to produce graphics-rich, interactive Web sites with...
Feb 17
[NPL] Adobe Announces Acrobat 4.0
For Immediate Release Adobe Acrobat 4.0 Software Bridges the Gaps in Today's Office Document Workflows New Version Enables Easy Re-use of Text, Table and Graphics Within PDF Files, Rich Annotation and Security, and Captures Web Pages into Fully Formatted PDF Documents San Jose, Calif., (Feb 16, 1999) (Nasdaq: ADBE)-Adobe Acrobat isn't just for creating PDF files anymore. Unveiled today, Adobe Acrobat 4.0 software bridges the gaps left in today's electronic document creation and collaboration workflows, making Acrobat 4.0 the universal tool for document exchange. Based on the Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF), Acrobat 4.0 software enables business users to more reliably share, collaborate and deliver documents exactly as intended in their office computing environments. Acrobat 4.0 provides a rich set of annotation and security tools, the ability to re-use information within PDF files, and delivers high-end professional publishing features. Additionally, to round out Acrobat's...
Feb 17
[NPL] Adobe Ships After Effects 4.0
For Immediate Release Adobe Ships After Effects 4.0 San Jose, Calif., (Feb. 16, 1999) (Nasdaq:ADBE)-Adobe Systems Incorporated announced that Adobe After Effects 4.0 will begin shipping today. Since its announcement last month, After Effects 4.0 has garnered significant praise-including a Macworld Best of Show award. In addition to being sold separately, After Effects 4.0 software is also part of the comprehensive Dynamic Media solution from Adobe Systems-a tightly integrated collection of award winning, high performance Adobe applications-which enables creative professionals to develop dynamic, compelling content for film, video, multimedia and the Web. The award-winning After Effects has long been considered the software tool of choice for motion graphics designers and visual effects artists. Adobe After Effects 4.0 continues that tradition by providing a robust, feature-rich solution that delivers tighter integration with all Adobe applications, greater creative control and...
Feb 17
[NPL] Aladdin To Republish DragStrip
ALADDIN SYSTEMS TO PUBLISH DRAGSTRIP -A POPULAR DESKTOP ORGANIZER FOR LAUNCHING, FINDING, ORGANIZING AND ACCESSING APPLICATIONS, FOLDERS, AND DOCUMENTS QUICKLY AND EFFICIENTLY DragStrip, For Windows And Macintosh, Is The Ultimate Desktop Organizer For Quick Access To Frequently Used Applications, Files And Information Watsonville, CA- February 16, 1999 - Aladdin Systems, Inc. today announced it has entered into an agreement with Poppybank Software to republish its popular, award-winning shareware DragStrip(R), the Ultimate Desktop Organizer. DragStrip is a full-featured application that allows users limitless flexibility in organizing and accessing their frequently used information. It helps to eliminate cluttered desktops and repeated searches through browser windows by including simple drag-and-drop modifiable palettes on the desktop. One palette can easily handle a user's files, folders, applications and URLs all in one location. "Aladdin is known for its extremely useful and easy-...
Feb 17
[NPL] Ascii Converter 1.1
What is Ascii Converter? ASCII converter is a simple "drag and drop" application that converts text files from Windows to Macintosh and vice versa. MacOS and Windows use two different ASCII tables (a way to represent the characters) so when you open a Windows text file with a Mac application all the special characters (like: ,,,,, etc.) are misinterpreted. ASCII converter fixes this drawback and enables you to correctly read the text. What's new in this version: - Bidirectional translation (Mac (-) Win) - Navigation Services support (if available) - Enhanced errors report - Preferences window - New Spash Screen and About box For more information, or to download a free copy, visit http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Network/7185 (software section). Thank you for your time, Marco Bambini
Feb 17
[MD1] MACWORLD Expo, July 21 - 23, New York City
Summer MACWORLD Expo to be Held July 21 - 23 in New York City NEW YORK, FEB. 16, 1999 - This summer's MACWORLD Expo will be held July 21 - 23, 1999 in New York City at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, IDG Expo Management Company, producers of the show, announced today. "With Apple Computer's resurgence and the tremendous success of the recent MACWORLD Expo in San Francisco, we want to deliver the best East Coast MACWORLD Expo possible," said Mike Hallal, CEO of IDG Expo Management Co. "New York's Javits Center offers us the opportunity to hold MACWORLD Expo in a single venue with ample exhibit and meeting space. As a result, we are looking forward to one of the most successful East Coast MACWORLD Expos ever this summer." "Many of our customers and developers live in or near New York City," said Steve Jobs, Apple Computer, Inc.'s interim CEO. "We are bringing Apple to New York this July and we look forward to the Macintosh community rallying around us." MACWORLD Expo/New York...
Feb 17
[MD1] Sender: (MacDev-1@listmail.xplain.com)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Electrifier Pro Available from Terran Interactive Los Gatos, CA (February 16, 1999) - Terran Interactive, announced today that it is now accepting orders for Electrifier(R) Pro. Electrifier Pro is the first comprehensive authoring tool for QuickTime(TM) 3, offering multimedia and web developers a fundamentally new way to create interactive, fast-downloading multimedia unlike anything possible before. Electrifier Pro is available directly from Terran Interactive for $595. A special bundle price of $899 is available when the product is purchased in conjunction with Media Cleaner Pro. "The combination of Media Cleaner Pro and Electrifier Pro allows advanced developers unrivalled flexibility and control over compression and authoring of multimedia content," said Mihail Lari, CEO of Electrifier, Inc. "We are excited to be working with Terran Interactive to offer developers the most powerful solution for delivering QuickTime content on both CD-ROM and the World Wide...
Feb 16
[MD1] MacHack: Student Attendance Enhanced
MacHack PR: Student Attendance Enhanced; Time Running Out For Discounts MacHack: The Annual Conference for Leading Edge Developers c/o Expotech 1264 Bedford Road Grosse Point Park, MI 48230 Contact: Carol Lynn mailto:info@machack.com Tel: (313) 882-1824 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dearborn, MI -- Students have always played a central role in MacHack: The Annual Conference for Leading Edge Developers. The 1999 conference debuts a new and more vigorous student attendance program than any year since the conference began at the University of Michigan. MindVision Software (http://www.mindvision.com/), maker of the ubiquitous Installer VISE, proudly announces support of the student discount package, a greatly enhanced version of the discount registration package. MindVision has generously provided support for student meals, including tickets to the Best Hack Contest Awards Banquet. "I was a student the first time I attended MacHack and I remember how tight my budget was." said Steve Kiene, CEO of...
Feb 16
[MD1] Digitool Releases CLIM 2.0
For Immediate Release Digitool Releases CLIM 2.0 Cambridge, MA, Feb 15, 1999 Digitool today released CLIM 2.0 for MCL, a MacOS implementation of the Common Lisp Interface Manager, a cross-platform user interface management system. CLIM provides a complete platform-independent windowing system having declarative layout control, context sensitive input, and interaction via mouse, menu, and keyboard. Digitool's CLIM is sold as an add-on to their flagship product MCL 4.2, a development environment for intelligent systems. When combined with your Macintosh, MCL and CLIM form a superior framework for developing intelligent multi-platform applications. MCL is an optimizing native code compiler for Common Lisp, an advanced computer programming language developed at the request of DARPA, and standardized (ANSI X3.226) in 1994 by the American National Standards Institute. CLOS, the Common Lisp Object System, thus became the first-ever standardized computer language for object programming. The...
Feb 15
[MD1] Mac OS Java Performance Now Five Times Faster
Apple Unveils Major New Release of Java for Macintosh Java Performance Now Five Times Faster CUPERTINO, California--Feb. 15, 1999--Apple Computer today announced a major new release of its Java Virtual Machine (JVM) for Macintosh which is up to five times faster than previous versions of Java on Macintosh, based on industry standard CaffeineMark3 benchmarks. The new release, named MRJ 2.1, is available for free downloading from Apple's website (www.apple.com) beginning today. "Customers will immediately notice the significant performance improvements in MRJ 2.1," said Avie Tevanian, Apple's senior vice-president of Software Engineering. "And its designed to run real-world Java applications from companies such as Autodesk, Oracle, SCT, and Zero G Software." MRJ 2.1 is based on Java Development Kit (JDK) 1.1.6 from Sun Microsystems, and allows Macintosh developers to extend the capabilities of Java applications by coupling them with core Apple technologies like QuickTime and AppleScript...
Feb 15
[NPL] Sonnet Drops Price on 366 MHZ G3 upgrade
February 15, 1999 For More Information, please contact: Joy Hsu 949-261-2800 joy.hsu@sonnettech.com PRICES ON SONNET'S 366 MHZ UPGRADES FOR G3 MACS DROP TO $699 SONNET LEADS MAC UPGRADE MARKET WITH DRAMATIC PRICE DROPS FOR G3 POWERMACS IRVINE, CALIFORNIA. February 15, 1999. Sonnet Technologies announced a dramatic price drop to $699.95 for the EncoreTM G3 366MHz/1M processor upgrade cards for G3 Power MacintoshTM computers. This new compelling price offering for the Encore G3 upgrade, based on PowerPCTM G3 (750) processor technology, sets new price performance standards for high-end G3 processor upgrades. The Encore G3 366 MHz model, geared for high-end, performance-hungry applications, produce impressive MacBench processor scores of 1350. The complete Encore G3 series is compatible with all PowerMac G3 Desktops, Towers, and All-in-Ones, and Servers and include the following speed options: Encore G3 300/1M $499.95 Encore G3 366/1M $699.95 Encore G3 400/1M $1299.95 All Sonnet...
Feb 15
[MD1] Valentina SDK - new database engine
Welcome to "Valentina", dear Developer. We are proud to introduce new database engine, which brings new levels of performance - it works in 100-1000 times faster on all major database operations then all existing database engines on MacOS, see benchmarks at (http://www.kagi.com/paradigma). In particular: indexing 100-200 times faster; searching 100-500+ times faster; sorting )1000 times faster. Yes, this is unbelievable! Not in 2 times, even not in 20 times, but in hundreds times faster. And this breakthrough was made in database area - one of the oldest area in computer siencies. Thanks to what? Thanks to the new algorithms. Note, Valentina on 68040/40 will works in 50 times faster then other DBMS on G3/233. And how it will works on G3/233 ?! Besides, "Valentina SDK" has very simple and intuitive API. With only few strings of code you will be able to describe very complex database structures, see "DevAdvantage" page on...
Feb 14
[NPL] Mac OS Runtime for Java 2.1
From: http://swupdates.info.apple.com/cgi-bin/http_lister.pl?Apple_Support_A rea/Apple_Software_Updates/English-North_American/Macintosh/System/Jav a/ Name: Mac OS Runtime for Java Version: 2.1 Released: February 13, 1999 Requires: A Macintosh computer with a PowerPC processor; System 7.6.1 or later; 24 megabytes (MB) of RAM. For better performance, 32 MB of RAM is recommended, with virtual memory turned on and set to at least 33 MB. Installing more than 32 MB of RAM will greatly improve performance and increase the number of Java applets and applications that can run simultaneously; At least 20 MB of free disk space; Open Transport 1.1 or later; improved performance if you have QuickTime 3.0 installed. QuickTime 3.0 is installed with Mac OS 8.5, or you can download it at http://quicktime.apple.com. Description: Mac OS Runtime for Java (MRJ) 2.1 is Apples implementation of the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), based on Sun Microsystems Java 1.1.6 specification. MRJ allows...
Feb 12
[MD1] SpriteWorld 2.2
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A MAJOR UPDATE TO THE FREE, FAST, POWERFUL, AND EASY TO USE PROGRAMMER'S LIBRARY FOR CREATING SPRITE ANIMATION IN MACINTOSH PROGRAMS February 12, 1999 Vern Jensen today officially released SpriteWorld 2.2 as freeware to the Macintosh programming community. SpriteWorld 2.2 is the latest update to the widely respected SpriteWorld animation library originally written by Tony Myles in 1993-94, and updated to version 2.0 by Karl Bunker and Vern Jensen in 1996. SpriteWorld 2.2 is a major update to that release, and provides many new features, improved routines, and even some bug fixes. As with the earlier versions, SpriteWorld 2.2 will be of particular interest to Macintosh game programmers. Using the SpriteWorld library, programmers can easily produce highly complex sprite-based animation effects, with high frame rates, smooth overlapping, pixel-precise collision detection, an unlimited size and number of sprites, optional scrolling and tiled backgrounds, and many...
Feb 12
[NPL] Lasso 3 Web Data Engine for Netscape Servers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 12, 1999 BLUE WORLD ANNOUNCES LASSO 3 WEB DATA ENGINE FOR NETSCAPE SERVERS Blue World first to support both FileMaker Pro and ODBC data sources using Netscape Enterprise and FastTrack Servers for Windows NT 4. Lasso 3 Web Data Engine penetrates the Enterprise market as the price/performance leader. BELLEVUE, WA - February 12, 1999 - Blue World Communications, Inc. today announced the Lasso 3 Web Data Engine for Netscape Enterprise Server and Netscape FastTrack Server for Windows NT 4 offering the first and only product for Web-enabling market leading FileMaker Pro 4.x databases as well as industry standard ODBC-compliant data sources using market leading Netscape Server products. "We're pleased to bring the power, flexibility and ease-of-use provided by the Lasso 3 Web Data Engine to the vast number of enterprise customers using Netscape Web Servers," said Blue World president and CEO Bill Doerrfeld. "With support for Netscape Servers, the Lasso 3 Web...
Feb 12
[NPL] Java Servelet Authoring Tool for Non-Programmers
ZAT ANNOUNCES FIRST JAVA SERVLET AUTHORING TOOL FOR NON-PROGRAMMERS New product exploits JavaBeans technology to enable rapid development of distributed Internet applications. PORTLAND, OR February 2, 1999 Zat, Inc., a provider of standards-based visual development environments and authoring tools, today announced a preview release of the first authoring tool for Internet applications that enables development of both server- and client-side applications by non-programmers. Called Spin, the new product leverages the simplicity of the JavaBeans architecture and a revolutionary authoring technology to make it possible for professionals such as web designers and businesspeople to create interactive, distributed applications for Ecommerce, intranets, entertainment, and education. Spin is the first authoring tool to use Java as a scripting language, combining the ease-of-use of an authoring system with the power and flexibility of a full programming system. Non-programmers can create...
Feb 11
[NPL] WebSTAR FTP 3.0.3
StarNine Technologies is pleased to announce the release of WebSTAR FTP 3.0.3, a free upgrade for WebSTAR 3 users. All WebSTAR FTP users are encouraged to upgrade to WebSTAR FTP 3.0.3 from the WebSTAR Updates page at (http://www.starnine.com/webstar/webstarupdates.html). Changes and fixes for WebSTAR FTP 3.0.3 include: - Fixed numerous problems with long path names or argument variables. - Fixed problem with possible memory corruption bug when logging or sending responses to FTP clients. - Fixed a problem with PASV connections that specifically effected the STOR command, but potentially could have effected RETR as well. - Improved internal error handling. For more information about WebSTAR -- a set of easy to use Internet servers for the Mac OS, providing support for Web, FTP and Proxy services -- we encourage you to visit the StarNine Web site at (http://www.starnine.com/) and download an evaluation copy of WebSTAR 3.
Feb 10
[MD1] COM Toolkit for PKI-Enabled Applications
News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 8, 1999 Entrust" Technologies Adds to Open Developer Suite with Release of New Toolkit to Developer Community; Addition of Macintosh Support COM Toolkit Now Available For Download To Spur Growth of PKI-Enabled Applications as Momentum Builds for Entrust Open Toolkit Offerings Richardson, TX-Entrust" Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: ENTU), global leader in managed public-key infrastructures (PKI), today announced the commercial availability of a new open toolkit to its recently-announced developer suite. Entrust/Toolkit Component Object Model (COM) Edition is available now for download at no cost directly from the company's web site at http://developer.entrust.com. Entrust Technologies has also added support for the Macintosh platform to its Entrust/File and Entrust/Session toolkits. The Macintosh versions of these open toolkits are also available now for download at no cost directly from the company's Open Developer Web site. Today's announcement...
Feb 10
[NPL] Internet Setup Monkey 4.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ROCKSTAR SOFTWARE SHIPS THE INTERNET SETUP MONKEY 4.0 - Admin Kit for ISPs and enterprise service providers delivers remote software installation, Internet configuration and service sign-up through a distributable Internet Access Kit - SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., FEBRUARY 10, 1999 - Rockstar Software., developers of Internet access utilities including FreePPP and GearBox, has begun shipping the Internet Setup Monkey 4.0 for Macintosh. The Internet Setup Monkey Admin Kit ("ISMAK") allows Internet Service Providers and enterprise network administrators to build custom Internet access kits for users-providing software installation, system and application configuration, and new user registration sign-up capabilities in a distributable access kit. A demo version is available at www.rockstar.com along with license pricing. Most significantly, the latest version of Internet Setup Monkey includes support for its companion product, the Gearbox Connection Kit. Internet Service...
Feb 10
[MD1] WWDC 99
Steve Jobs to Kick Off Apple's 1999 Worldwide Developer Conference CUPERTINO, California-Feb. 10, 1999-Apple Computer, Inc. today announced that Steve Jobs, Apple's interim CEO, will deliver the kick off keynote on the first day of Apple's 1999 Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), to be held on May 10-14 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California. Jobs will be joined by Avie Tevanian, Apple's senior vice president of Software Engineering, and together they will give developers an overview of Apple's software "roadmap," including the first in-depth look at Mac OS X, Apple's next-generation operating system. "Macintosh has returned as a high volume platform for software developers serving the professional, consumer and education markets," said Steve Jobs, Apple's interim CEO. "WWDC is a must-attend event for developers seeking to enhance their applications and their profits." The WWDC will include technical tracks on Mac OS, Mac OS X, Carbon, the Internet, Java,...
Feb 10
[NPL] ToolDeamon 1.0
TOOLDEAMON February 9, 1999, Plainevaux, Belgium. DouWere (http://www.douwere.com/) is pleased to announce the imminent release of ToolDeamon, version 1.0. ToolDeamon can be used on any TCP/IP enabled Macintosh. ToolDeamon makes your MacOS computer remotely accessible to authorized users, from any platform, through any Telnet client. Indeed, your MacOS computer becomes a true multi-threaded, multi-user environment, where logged users can simultaneously take *any* action on the system. "ToolDeamon gives a Telnet access to one the most complete and nicest shell a personal computer ever got (command-line-interface speaking).", said Luc Demarche, from Pyramide-Ingenierie. Unique features -- Benefits ToolDeamon is a great opportunity for anyone who wants to control a networked Macintosh remotely, from a UNIX system, a Windows PC or even a PDA. ToolDeamon can also be used on AppleShare IP servers, to coexist happily with the WEB server, the mail server or any other TCP/IP deamon. ToolDeamon...
Feb 10
[NPL] Tango Development Studio - 90 Day Eval
Starting Monday, February 8th, Tango Development Studio version 3.52 is available at NO CHARGE for 90 days! You can download Tango Development Studio NOW or order a FREE CD. This is the first time an offer of this kind has ever been made by Pervasive. Read on how you can get not only a complete web development suite, but also 60-days of support at NO CHARGE! With the combination of increasing demand, compressed development cycles and a shortage of developers, there is a significant increase in the demand for development productivity. This in combination with the opportunities created by new Web applications, means demand is sky-rocketing within companies, with developers and IT managers struggling to keep up. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to try at no charge, the first integrated web-application development environment, complete with the award winning Tango Development Studio. This full version of the leading Visual Web Application Development Environment is now available...
Feb 10
[NPL] DigiChat v1.5
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Release of DigiChat v1.5 Offers Unprecedented Stability and Feature Set in Java chat software DigiChat v1.5 adds unparalleled performance, password protected rooms, multiple administrative security levels, live URLs, push technology and enhanced administrative controls in one easy to use package. GAINESVILLE, Florida - February 10, 1998-- Digi-Net Technologies today released DigiChat v1.5, a major upgrade to the company's acclaimed interactive Java chat software. DigiChat v1.5 introduces new features that enable Webmasters and Internet Providers to provide best-of-class, interactive, real-time chat solutions to their clients' sites at prices thousands below competing products. "Adding interactive real-time chat services to an organization's web presence significantly enhances the chances of a web site's success," said Robert Parker, President of Digi-Net Technologies. "DigiChat v1.5, blows away the high cost and administrative headaches associated with current...
Feb 09
[NPL] VisualActive's MAGNIVIEW
VisualActive's MAGNIVIEW FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New On-line Tool lets E-tailers & Web Sites make Instant Zoomable Images Concord, CA-MagniView solves the product display riddle. How can an e-tailer show off products better without frustrating the on-line shopper with long image download times? Shoppers love good pictures, but hate the wait. Using MagniView, an e-tailer lets the shopper control the detail of the product presentation. A MagniView is an image that magnifies when the shopper clicks on it. Each click magnifies the image more. E-commerce developers and retailers will find MagniView to be a fast, low-cost, and effective way to supercharge their web sites. They do not have to worry about special software, complicated viewers, servers, high costs or bandwidth issues. The shopper doesn't need to download plug-ins. Displaying a product with MagniView is a simple 2-step process. First, upload a high-resolution image to the MagniView server. Second, MagniView gives the e-...
Feb 09
[MD1] Developer Central at MACWORLD Expo/Tokyo 1999
IDG World Expo Japan, Apple Japan, MacTech Magazine and NetProfessional would like to invite you to see Developer Central at the upcoming Macworld Tokyo. Below is information on this important event next week.ing from video editing to movie production, at this pavilion featuring digital videos, for beginners and professionals alike! Plans include combining CG characters with actual photographic images, and much more. "Developer Central & Net Innovators" Pavilion (Supported by Apple Computer, MacTech and NetProfessional) This pavilion features the software, hardware, and related solutions designed for the Macintosh platform that are one of the major attraction at the U.S. MACWORLD Expo. Digital Mabika Rental Booth (Supported by Sony) This booth allows you to use a digital camera to take your best shot of MACWORLD Expo. You can take home its floppy disk with the memories of the event. (Free of charge) "Macintosh Museum" The "Macintosh Museum" will feature a historical line-up of...
Feb 09
[NPL] Open Door Ships ShareWay IP 2.0
Contact: Charles McHenry 541-772-2382 cmchenry@opendoor.com OPEN DOOR NETWORKS SHIPS SHAREWAY IP 2.0 MACINTOSH FILE SHARING NOW AS EASY OVER IP AS OVER APPLETALK ASHLAND, OR. -- February 9, 1999 -- Open Door Networks Inc. today announced that is was shipping ShareWay IP 2.0, a major new release of its groundbreaking Internet and intranet file sharing product. ShareWay IP 2.0 makes sharing Macintosh files through Internet protocols as easy as sharing the same files through AppleTalk, and is the first Macintosh product to utilize the Internet-standard Service Location Protocol (SLP). ShareWay IP 2.0 also includes additional ease-of-use and security features requested by users. "With Mac OS 8.5, Apple has made the Internet as easy to use as a Macintosh," said Peter Lowe, director of worldwide product marketing, Mac OS. "And now with ShareWay IP 2.0's support for Apple's Network Service Location, Open Door Networks has made Internet-based personal file sharing as easy to use as file...
Feb 09
[NPL] MacAMP Lite: Audio Multimedia Player
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MacAMP Lite Promotes New Standard for MacOS Applications Lugano, Switzerland, Jan 20, 1999 -- @soft announces its new product, MacAMP Lite. MacAMP Lite is an innovative audio multimedia player for the MacOS, featuring a small and easy to use interface, plugin architecture and playlist support. The application with a particulary low memory requirements (only 1024Kb for best performance) and a wide range of supported sound formats, including CD Audio, MP3, IT, MOD, XM, MIDI and more, promises to be an outstanding tool for every Mac user. The user interface for the program is made of a single control strip-like window, floating above all other applications, allowing easy access to most of MacAMP Lite's features, such as playlist, play, stop, forward and rewind buttons. Users can also customize MacAMP Lite with custom appearance files, called "Skins", that greatly change the look of the player. MacAMP Lite makes use of a new technology invented by @soft, called...
Feb 09
[NPL] Stairways Sherlock Tester 1.0
Both the Sherlock "Search Internet" feature of Mac OS 8.5 and the Sherlock-compatible "Net Search" feature of Stairways Anarchie Pro 3.5 use Apple-standard Internet Search Site files to access web services such as AltaVista and Yahoo. At Stairways we have just released Sherlock Tester 1.0. It will enable you to verify Internet Search Site files for correctness and report any formatting errors they contain. This is especially useful if you are writing your own plugins or for correcting poorly written ones. As one of our users you are welcome to download the 58K distibution directly from us at: (ftp://ftp.stairways.com/stairways/sherlocktester-10.sit.bin) or if you encounter trouble getting it from there come to: (http://www.stairways.com/sherlocktester/) Sherlock Tester 1.0 is a completely free tool - I hope you find it useful...
Feb 08
[NPL] Gigabit Ethernet
February 8, 1999 For Immediate Release From: Mark Murray (619) 279-2316 Email: markm@TeamASA.com Next Generation Gigabit Ethernet Offers higher performance for Power Macintosh San Diego, CA -- Team ASA Inc., manufacturer of high-performance networking products for PrePress and Digital Media professionals, today announced its second generation Gigabit Ethernet adapter. The Stallion-GE-II is a new high performance line of Gigabit Ethernet Network Interface Cards (NIC) for Power Macintosh based platforms. These NICs bundled with Team ASAs PDQ software provides a high speed cross-platform file transfer solution for professionals transferring large multi-megabyte files across their computer network, saving time and money in daily production operations. The new Stallion-GE-II is an advanced series of PCI Network Interface Cards (NIC) utilizing the IEEE P802.3z specification for support of 1 Gigabit Ethernet. The Stallion-GE-II series will be available with a fiber interface, a copper...
Feb 08
[NPL] UNIFACE WebApp Server
**NEWS RELEASE** Compuware Enters Web Application Server Market UNIFACE WebApplication Server Delivers True Enterprise E-business Applications FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.--February 15, 1999--Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ: CPWR) today announced UNIFACE WebApplication Server, a highly scalable, open enterprise application server for deploying strategic e-business applications. UNIFACE WebApplication Server enables organizations to deploy new and existing business-critical components and legacy applications on the web, reaching out to customers and suppliers while protecting organizational investment in current technology and developer skills. UNIFACE WebApplication Server features a multi-user component construction and application assembly environment with an integrated visual HTML page designer. These features enable developers to develop applications at a high level of abstraction and without knowledge of the underlying technology. Additional development features includes a built-in...
 
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