MacTech News
TweetFollow Us on Twitter

MacTech News

Jul 07
[NPL] ClearWay Announces Nitro 2.0 Beta
CLEARWAY ANNOUNCES NITRO 2.0 BETA - SPEEDS WEBSTAR SERVERS July 8, 1998, New York City, Macworld Expo- ClearWay Technologies today announced ClearWay NITRO PowerPlug 2.0 BETA 1, a powerful new version of ClearWay's performance boosting plug-in for WebSTAR Web servers. NITRO PowerPlug 2.0 delivers an explosive new level of performance by accelerating every server hit, including HTML, GIFs, JPEGs, and plug-ins. NITRO PowerPlug 2.0 makes WebSTAR respond up to twice as fast, process more hits per second, and run plug-ins at dramatically accelerated speeds. NITRO PowerPlug 2.0 makes most WebSTAR servers visibly faster and more responsive. Free demos are available from (http://www.clearway.com/NITRO/). "For professional Webmasters, speed matters. When we saw the incredible response to the acceleration of NITRO 1.0, we knew we were on to something hot," said Mark Kriegsman, president of ClearWay, "NITRO PowerPlug 2.0 delivers a new blast of speed for WebSTAR. It's going to surprise a lot of...
Jul 07
[NPL] Blue World Announces Lasso 3.0 Product Line
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 1998 Media Contact: Bill Doerrfeld, President & CEO Blue World Communications, Inc. 425.646.0288, bill@blueworld.com BLUE WORLD ANNOUNCES LASSO 3.0 PRODUCT LINE New editions of popular Web database tool support FileMaker Pro 4.0 and ODBC compatible databases on Windows and provide Java-based API for third-party developers. BELLEVUE, WA - July 7, 1998 - Blue World Communications, Inc. today announced the forthcoming release of the Lasso 3.0 product line providing a major upgrade to the company's award-winning dynamic Web database publishing tool. Lasso 3.0 will support Windows NT 4.0and Windows 95/98 expanding Lasso's leading position for Mac OS. The Lasso 3.0 family of products will include the following editions: Lasso 3.0 CGI/Plug-in for FileMaker Pro 4.0, Lasso 3.0 Server for FileMaker Pro 4.0*, Lasso 3.0 CGI/Plug-in for ODBC, Lasso 3.0 Server for ODBC* and Lasso 3.0 Enterprise. "Lasso 3.0 provides unprecedented power, control and ease-of-use,"...
Jul 07
[NPL] NetProfessional Shipping at Macworld
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Nick DeMello Xplain Corporation marketing@xplain.com 805-494-9797 x105 NETPROFESSIONAL AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC AT MACWORLD EXPO -- Professional Journal for Web Developers and Network Administrators Invites reader contributions with "War Stories," "From the Trenches" NEW YORK CITY -- July 8, 1998 -- Xplain Corporation, publishers of NetProfessional(tm) magazine, here at Macworld Expo/New York released the July/August issue of the magazine, the first since the company acquired publishing rights to the title in March. The print magazine, for web developers and network administrators, is now a technical journal packed with in-depth articles on a variety of current challenges users face, peer-reviewed by experts in the field, and with active participation in the community. The NEW NetProfessional presents high-level, professional, technical, journal-style content. The first issue, as well as those that will follow, features how-to articles, detailed...
Jul 07
[NPL] Media Cleaner Pro 3.0
Press/Analyst Contact: John Geyer Terran Interactive, Inc. (408) 356-7373 x227 jgeyer@terran.com http://www.terran.com/ Terran Interactive Ships Media Cleaner Pro 3.0 Major New Release Delivers Unrivaled Quality and Control for Webmasters, Multimedia Developers and Video Professionals Los Gatos, Calif., (July 8, 1998) -- Terran Interactive, Inc. is now shipping Media Cleaner Pro 3.0 software, the newest and most powerful version of the world's leading professional media optimization and compression tool. Media Cleaner Pro allows content developers to compress audio, video, and still images for CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, Kiosk and the Web. Developers who purchase Media Cleaner 3.0 will receive a free license for QuickTime Pro. Media Cleaner Pro 3.0 offers exceptional gains in quality, productivity, and control. Version 3.0 reads a wide range of formats and outputs QuickTime, RealVideo, RealAudio, DV, AIFF, WAV, JPEG, GIF, and PICT files. Major new features include QuickTime 3 support, still...
Jul 07
[NPL] Funnel Web 2.0
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Louise Denton, l.denton@activeconcepts.com Popular Web Analysis Tool Releases New Multilingual Version at MacWorld Active Concepts Announces Funnel Web 2.0 (New York, NY, MacWorld Expo - July 8th, 1998)Active Concepts today announced the release Funnel Web 2.0 the sophisticated web site profiling and analysis software for the Internet. Funnel Web 2.0 utilizes complex analysis and sophisticated data visualization procedures to provide vital information about the effectiveness of a Web site. It is avaliable for Macintosh, Windows 95 and Windows NT platforms and can be downloaded for trial from http://www.activeconcepts.com. Funnel Web 2.0 is a total management solution that delivers clear, extensive graphs and reports, providing a complete Internet management and auditing tool to measure Internet traffic through Web servers, FTP servers and CISCO routers. By identifying the location of users, the search strings used to find a site, the time spent...
Jul 07
[NPL] Alder 2.5 Database Management Tool
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 1998 digital.forest Announces Alder 2.5 Database Management Tool BOTHELL, WASHINGTON, July 7, 1998 -- digital.forest, Inc., the world's premier provider of Macintosh Internet hosting services today announced a new software tool, Alder, that enables webmasters to remotely manage FileMaker Pro databases via a web browser. "Web publishing with FileMaker Pro is easy, but there was still the problem of uploading and opening new databases on a remote web server," said Chris Kilbourn, president of digital.forest. "FileMaker Pro has no mechanism for closing an open database on a remote server and then opening a new database. We created Alder as an internal tool to allow our clients to remotely upload and open a new database without system operator intervention. Alder allows our clients to manage their datbases on their schedule, not ours. "With the commercial release of Alder, the rest of the FileMaker Pro hosting community will be able to be more productive by...
Jul 07
[MD1] Fantasm 5.20
PRESS RELEASE -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LIGHTSOFT UPDATES FANTASM TO VERSION 5.2 Grantham, U.K. 7 July 98: Lightsoft today announced the immediate availability of Fantasm 5.20. This latest update adds new linker and improves functionality. This new version adds new features and fixes a few bugs:- A new PEF linker with support for weak linking to shared libraries. The Project Manager makes use of Navigation Services if available (PowerMac only). Rewrite of pop-up labels: now sorts by type (code, data etc.) and makes available a list of included files. General all round improvements such as cleaner interface, file touching, project searching and the most requested feature -- project windows that remember their position. And of course, many bug fixes and tweaks. Version 5.20 fixes an incompatibility with Sound Manager 3.3. Registered Fantasm 5 users who have not received their update should contact Lightsoft. Fantasm is a powerful Macintosh assembly language development environment...
Jul 07
[NPL] Internet-Based Backup Arrives for Macintosh
For Immediate Release July 7, 1998 Media Relations: Julie Hetherington Web: www.backjack.com Email: info@backjack.com Phone: (519) 986-4783 Fax: (519) 986-4382 Internet-Based Backup Arrives for Macintosh Markdale, Ontario, Canada - Synectics Business Solutions has announced the arrival of BackJack (www.backjack.com), an internet-based backup service for the Macintosh. Those who are considering the purchase of a new iMac will now be able to cost effectively back up their data without the necessity of purchasing additional hardware or backup media. BackJack also provides a better backup solution for current Mac users still using conventional backup media such as floppy disks, removable storage devices, or tape drives considering the potential failure of magnetic media and the tendency not to store it off-site. Backup operations are completely automated to execute at the most convenient time and provide efficient use of computer operations. Archiving and revision options are available...
Jul 07
[NPL] MultiTimer Pro 3.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 1998 CONTACT: Karl Bunker KarlBunker@aol.com MultiTimer Pro 3.0 Released; A Powerful, Easy To Use Time-Tracking and Billing Utility for Macintosh-Using Professionals Macintosh software developer Karl Bunker announces the release of "MultiTimer Pro". MultiTimer Pro is a utility for tracking the time spent on projects and jobs performed on a Mac. MultiTimer Pro will be useful to graphic designers, Web designers, content creators of all types, consultants, lawyers, accountants, and anyone who uses a Mac and either bills for their time or needs to keep track of time for any other purpose. The defining characteristic of MultiTimer Pro is ease of use coupled with powerful features. Its clear, clean design makes it "instantly usable", yet it also delivers a range of sophisticated capabilities not found in any competing product. Here are just a few of the features of MultiTimer Pro: * Track time EASILY, with a simple and intuitive interface. * Track expenses as...
Jul 07
[NPL] GoLive CyberStudio 3.1 Professional Edition
Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Jill Ryan McLean Public Relations ph: 650-685-3850 jill_ryan@mcleanpr.com GoLive Systems Announces GoLive CyberStudio 3.1 Professional Edition New Update Features QuickTime 3.0 Editing, ColorSync for the Web, Additional JavaScript Actions, and MacOS 8.5 Readiness New York, NY/Macworld Expo (July 8, 1998) Today, GoLive Systems, Inc. announced the availability of an updated version of GoLive CyberStudio 3 Professional Edition, the award-winning Web publishing software. Version 3.1 is now available to registered owners of GoLive CyberStudio 3 for free download from the GoLive Web site at www.golive.com. GoLive CyberStudio 3 includes everything a Web author needs to design, produce, and maintain fully-dynamic Web sites. This 3.1 update enhances GoLive CyberStudio 3 Professional Edition with a wide range of utility improvements as well as several new features, such as enhanced QuickTime 3.0 editing, ColorSync for the Web,...
Jul 06
[NPL] docSpace Express
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTS Sandra Wear The docSpace Company, Inc. Tel: 416-410-XDOX (9369) slwear@docspace.com The docSpace Company Offers docSpace Express for Free Consumers docSpace'ing For Secure, Instant Global Delivery of Files Toronto, ON -- The docSpace Company (formerly Intrasect Technologies Inc.) today starts offering the docSpace Express Web courier service for free from its site, http://www.docspace.com. docSpace Express is an instant way to securely deliver and receive multiple files with full delivery tracking using nothing but a Web browser. docSpace Express is a user's very own private Web courier that securely sends & receives files. It lets senders know who has looked at what files and when they did so. Users' secure Web "delivery space" eliminates file pick-up from a...
Jul 06
[NPL] MacLinkPlus 10.0
News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kristen Moriarty Phone: 203-268-0030 x 3066 e-mail: kmoriarty@dataviz.com DATAVIZ RENEWS ITS COMMITMENT TO THE MAC MARKET AS APPLE "UNBUNDLES" MACLINKPLUS The Ultimate Survival Kit MacLinkPlus 10.0 has a whole new look for 1998 Trumbull, CT (July 8, 1998) -- DataViz(R) announces an exciting new version of MacLinkPlus(R), with the most dramatic changes ever made to this Mac survival Kit. This new version comes at a pivotal time as Apple(R) is reducing the amount of third party software included with the Macintosh OS over the next 3 months. Millions of Mac users will no longer have the compatibility they are accustomed to when they purchase a new Mac. However they will be able to depend on DataViz to provide the PC compatibility that has become so vital in today's world. Apple's decision does not change DataViz' lifetime commitment to the Mac, comments Dick Fontana president of DataViz Inc. DataViz commits itself now more than ever to the...
Jul 06
[NPL] Strategic Focus Says Web App Dev Tools to Grow
PRESS RELEASE For more information, contact: http://www.strategicfocus.com Jay Prakash (jay@strategicfocus.com) Ph: 408-942-1500 STRATEGIC FOCUS, INC. SAYS, WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT TOOL EXPENDITURES TO GROW BY 33.2% in USA Versus 43.6% in Europe in 1998 July 7th, Milpitas, CA ... Strategic Focus, Inc. a market research and software evaluation firm based in Milpitas, California, said today that the US market for Web application development tools in 1998 will grow by 33.2% over 1997 . The European market is forecasted to grow by 43.6% during the same period. These results are the outcome of a recently published, demand based, two volume study called "TRENDS IN WEB & JAVA APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT MARKETS" in USA and Europe. Published in June 1998, the study is based on a survey of Application Developers and MIS managers. The US study is based on a mail survey and has a base of 200 respondents. The European study is based on a phone interviews in three countries UK, Germany and...
Jul 06
[NPL] Hackers4Hire SNAPshot
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 6, 1998 OTTAWA - CSCI Computer Security Canada Inc. (http://www.csci.ca/) announced today the introduction of Hackers4Hire SNAPshot -- a "minimum hassle" US$199 audit probe that reports whether your network is vulnerable to prevailing types of threats. This simple but powerful service has been developed in response to numerous requests from CSCI clients and could become an integral part of their ongoing corporate Quality Assurance process. It is being offered world-wide to corporations, government agencies and financial institutions that must maintain sensitive data on their Web sites. "Whether you are a Bank President, wishing to assure yourself that your organization's environment is secure, a CIO after having had implemented a new network configuration, a CFO ensuring that due diligence has been exercised and hence corporate liability is minimized, or a Webmaster after making changes to your site -- Hackers4Hire SNAPshot provides an excellent low cost...
Jul 06
[NPL] TypeStyler III
Menominee, Michigan (July 7, 1998) -- Strider Software announces the debut of TypeStyler III, the anxiously awaited update to the popular Macintosh design software. Strider will be showcasing the new product in Apple Computer's Digital Media pavilion, at the MacWorld Expo July 8-10th at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City. "TypeStyler III is the ultimate typographical design environment," said Dave Stillman, Strider's Director of Operations. "TypeStyler's quick access to high end image processing effects, combined with its built in type distortion and path editing tools, allow even complex jobs to be done quickly and easily -- solely within TypeStyler III." Professional quality designs are just a few clicks away with TypeStyler III, providing virtually instant access to distortions, path editing, glows, soft shadows, texture fills, transparency, lighting and much more. TypeStyler III delivers dazzling, professional output on both QuickDraw and PostScript printers. Users can...
Jul 06
[NPL] Platform Independent UML Modeling
PLATFORM-INDEPENDENT UML MODELING AND SIMULTANEOUS ROUND-TRIP ENGINEERING DATE: Monday, July 6, 1998 Object International announced today the release and general availability of Together/J 2.0. Together is the first platform-independent UML modeler that delivers *simultaneous* round-trip engineering. The Whiteboard Edition is available free for a limited time from http://www.togetherj.com Object International also announced the upcoming release of two additional products: Together/C++ and Together Enterprise, will ship later this Summer. BEST OF BREED. The independent Java-development organization Mozilla recently selected Together/J over all other Java modeling tools (http://mozilla.alsutton.com/jazilla/case/). Mozilla is now posting Together-generated multiframe HTML documents on the web. "One diagram is worth 100 lines of documentation. And when you can generate a complete, easy to read HTML documentation and publish it on the Web, you have got a great tool to share your knowledge...
Jul 06
[NPL] WebTen Automatic Server Restart
FOR RELEASE ON JULY 6, 1998 Phone: 805-963-6983 888-2-WebTen FAX: 805-962-8202 Contact: Anita Holmgren Internet: anita@tenon.com http://www.tenon.com/products/webten Ultimate Web Monitoring Tool for the Ultimate Web Server Tenon and Neuron Data Systems Partner to Give WebTen Automatic Server Restart Capability Santa Barbara, CA, July 6, 1998. Tenon Intersystems today announced the availability of Neuron Data Systems' MacCoach 2.0, a compact, micro-processor-based ADB device that restarts a Mac after a stall or crash. The MacCoach Automatic Server Restart device has the ability to catch failures from any application, without the need for plug-in support by the application being monitored. MacCoach 2.0 is being introduced at Macworld in New York on July 8th by Neuron Data Systems. The retail price of MacCoach is US$99. For a limited time only, WebTen customers can purchase MacCoach directly from Tenon at the special price of $55. MacCoach's automatic restart capability...
Jul 06
[NPL] WebTen 2.1
FOR RELEASE ON JULY 6, 1998 Phone: 805-963-6983 888-2-WebTen FAX: 805-962-8202 Contact: Anita Holmgren Internet: anita@tenon.com http://www.tenon.com/products/webten WebTen 2.1 - A New Standard for Macintosh Web Servers Unparalleled Features and Performance Combined with Robustness and Scalability Santa Barbara, CA, July 6, 1998. Tenon Intersystems today announced WebTen 2.1, an upgrade to its industrial-strength, high-performance Apache-based Web server for Power Macs. WebTen 2.1 is able to sustain 1000 hits/second and is 100% compatible with HTTP/1.1. It includes DNS, multihoming FTP (for uploading web content on a virtual host-by-virtual host basis), NFS (for offloading content), and SSL 3.0 (for supporting eCommerce with multiple secure certificates on a single machine). WebTen incorporates an augmented Apache web server software developed by the Apache Group. Apache is well-known as stable, full-strength, feature-rich web server software used on over one million machines...
Jul 06
[NPL] Search Engine Now Available for WebTen
FOR RELEASE ON JULY 6, 1998 Phone: 805-963-6983 888-2-WebTen FAX: 805-962-8202 Contact: Anita Holmgren Internet: anita@tenon.com http://www.tenon.com/products/webten Search Engine Now Available for WebTen WebTen SDK Provides the Framework for Extending Tenon's Apache-Based Web Server Santa Barbara, CA, July 6, 1998. Tenon Intersystems today announced the availability of ht://Dig, a high-performance, full-featured search engine for WebTen. The popular ht://Dig search engine was developed at San Diego State University. Using WebTen's SDK toolsuite, this UNIX-based search engine was easily incorporated into Tenon's Apache-based web server for Power Mac. "We needed a high-performance crawler type search engine with specific characteristics for our purposes", said Neil Ticktin, CEO of Xplain Corporation and publisher of both NetProfessional and MacTech magazines. "Upon looking around, ht://Dig looked to be a great solution that was in use by some very high volume sites. Tenon was able...
Jul 03
[MD1] Hess Memorial Events List
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Ilene Hoffman, MS Macintosh/ Internet Consultant and Writer, Boston area Press Releases to: ileneh@aol.com The Hess Macworld Party and Events Web Site has been duly enlarged with all the known events happening at Macworld Expo July 8 - 10th. Please check it daily for additions - but I believe all the noteworthy events are in! There is still space for a couple of banners if any companies are interested please email me. Banner ad information will be forwarded upon request. Banner advertising and press / party entrieswill be accepted through July 4th, at which time the site will be considered complete. (Minor adjustments will be made during the show week.) The web site now contains every known party and press function scheduled during MacWorld week in New York, July 7th through July 10th. (Some events occur before and after the actual show.) Please email any scheduled events or press conferences to ileneh@aol.com or use the Event Submission Form on the site...
Jul 03
[NPL] Serious Security Hole affecting Tango in NT/IIS
From: Eric Weidl (weidl@INTERSITES.COM) Subject: URGENT: Serious Security Hole affecting Tango in NT/IIS Hello, We have just become aware of a serious security hole in Microsoft's Internet Information Server product. This bug can seriously compromise the security of any web server running IIS including Tango application files. As a developer of web-based applications, Intersites takes this matter very seriously. We have already notified our clients of the problem and taken corrective action to protect TAFs on our servers. In essence, the bug will allow anyone to view the source of any script (i.e. any TAF) running on a web server. As you are probably aware it is easy to view the source code of any static HTML page with a web browser, but it was not possible to view the source code of an application which runs on the server. At least it wasn't believed to be possible. The bug in IIS makes it possible. Because web-based applications typically have passwords embedded in them, having...
Jul 03
[NPL] Navigator Enhancer is freeware now
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Marc Mennigmann releases Navigator Enhancer v1.3 as freeware Iserlohn, Germany -- July 04, 1998 -- Marc Mennigmann today announced the release of the freeware version 1.3 of Navigator Enhancer, an editor for Netscape Navigator's directory buttons. What is Navigator Enhancer? =========================== Navigator Enhancer is an application that works with Netscape Navigator 3.x and under by adding a handy new feature. When Netscape designed its first-generation browsers, it included a layer of directory buttons pointing to services that varied depending on where and how you obtained the browser. The only problem is that Netscape didn't give users a way to edit the title and destinations of those buttons, and most of the time the buttons remained hidden and useless. Navigator Enhancer allows you to edit this information, so you can substitute your favorite Web pages and services for the ones supplied by Netscape. A word of caution, though: make sure you've exited...
Jul 03
[NPL] CE Software Announces New Directory System
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Editorial Contacts Sue Nail CE Software, Inc. (515) 221-1801 ext. 3025 or (605) 235-1991 sue.nail@cesoft.com Available: August, 1998 $99.95 for a 10-user license For more information: http://www.cesoft.com CE Software Announces New Directory System for Mac Internet E-mail Server Brings Convenient Central Directory for Contact Information to AppleShare IP and Eudora Internet Mail Server Users West Des Moines, Iowa, July 6, 1998CE Software, Inc., makers of QuickMail, today enhanced the functionality and convenience of Mac OS E-mail systems with a new central directory that stores and updates contact information for an entire organization. Designed to work with AppleShare IP or the Eudora Internet Mail System (EIMS), CE Software's new Mail Directory System for Mac OS maintains up-to-date phone numbers, E-mail addresses and other information about staff, partners and customers. Users can search this data from any directory-enabled E-mail program, including QuickMail...
Jul 02
[MD1] MRJ SDK 2.0.1 (final) POSTED
APPLE BULLETIN: MRJ SDK 2.0.1 (final) POSTED July 1: The MRJ Software Development Kit (SDK) is a set of Java development tools for use with the Mac OS Runtime for Java (MRJ), Apple's Java execution environment. Developers use the MRJ SDK to: * Enable standard Macintosh application written in C or Pascal to embed Java applets, run Java code, and access the Java Runtime through the JManager API. * Incorporate basic Macintosh functionality in Java applications using the MRJToolkit. * Call Java methods from C and C++. * Call native methods from Java using JDirect. * Build stand-alone Java applications using JBindery. * Run Sun JDK tools through a Macintosh application or MPW script. New in MRJ SDK 2.0.1 (final) are updated versions of the Sun JDK Tools and of JBindery. The user interface in JBindery has been simplified, making it easier to package up stand-alone applications. Also included in this release is a set of MPW scripts and an MPW tool that gives access to some of the JDK tools....
Jul 02
[MD1] MindVision Ships Installer VISE 5.5
PRESS RELEASE -- For Immediate Release For more information, contact: press@mindvision.com (402) 477-3269 product info and screen shots at (http://www.mindvision.com) If you do not wish to receive press releases from us, or if you prefer to receive them at a different address, please let us know at (mailto:press@mindvision.com). MINDVISION SHIPS INSTALLER VISE 5.5 Takes software delivery solutions to the next level MindVision today announces the immediate availability of Installer VISE 5.5, a major upgrade to the industry standard Macintosh installer solution. "Not only are our thousands of customers our #1 marketing resource, they are our best source of ideas for new features. Every feature in Installer VISE 5.5 is a result of ideas from our customers," said Steve Kiene, CEO of MindVision. "We are a customer-driven company. With the renewed developer interest in the Macintosh platform, MindVision continues to work harder than ever to produce the best...
Jul 02
[NPL] MacSeek Xchange Becomes MacPromote Xchange
MacSeek Xchange Becomes MacPromote Xchange WWB and MacSeek Xchange team up to create MacPromote Xchange What's it all about? It's a banner exchange, and it's one more way World Without Borders is serving the Mac community. It's a great way for websites dedicated to the Macintosh to swap banners with other Mac web sites. It's simple. you display a banner exchange member's banner on your website, and they'll display yours on their website. It's a 1:1 ratio. Every time you display a banner, you get your banner displayed somewhere. Since it's start, in December 1997, the MacPromote.com banner exchange is 100 members strong, swapping over 6700 banners every day. Participating websites can have up to three different banners, and the banners can be changed immediately. - there's no waiting for webmasters to approve your new banner. At least one former #1 site on 'the other' Mac banner exchange has joined MacPromote, as have some other "Top 10" sites. We invite you to visit http://...
Jul 02
[NPL] UMAX Drops Price on Mirage II
UMAX Drops Price on Mirage II Professional Scanner by $800 Now Shipping with MagicScan 4.0 Scanning Control and Image Enhancement Software Fremont, Calif., June 30, 1998 UMAX Technologies, Inc., the U.S. scanner market leader and supplier of imaging and computer technologies, today announced that it reduced the price of the Mirage II professional quality scanner by $800. Originally available for a suggested retail price of $7,295, the Mirage II is now available for $6,495. In addition to new pricing, UMAX has upgraded its software bundle to include MagicScan 4.0, the latest version of its image enhancement and control software. The Mirage II is a large format (A3 size) scanner based on a patented dual-lens design which allows users to choose between two resolution ranges for the flexibility to scan images as small as 35 mm and up to ll.4" x 17". The single-pass, 36-bit scanner increases in-house productivity by providing batch scanning and pre-press capabilities intended for...
Jul 02
[NPL] UMAX Ships MagicScan 4.0
UMAX Ships MagicScan 4.0; Delivers Unrivaled Productivity and Image Quality Challenging Drum Scanners Expert Features and Improved Ease-of-use Delivers Professional Image Quality for Scanner Users at all Levels of Expertise Fremont, CA July 6, 1998 UMAX Technologies Inc., the U.S. scanner market leader and supplier of imaging and computer technologies, began shipping MagicScan 4.0 scanning software which combines comprehensive manual controls and powerful image acquisition and enhancement features. MagicScan offers sophisticated color tools designed to meet the 'by-the-numbers' demands of professional graphic designers, photographers and prepress professionals. In addition, automated expert features empower less experienced users with the ability to achieve professional-quality results. The software ships with the high-end, PowerLook and Mirage professional series of flatbed scanners. "In the flatbed scanner market, software is critical in obtaining high-quality scans," said John...
Jul 02
[MD1] DevDepot's 4th of July Blow Out Sale: July 3 - 5
DevDepot'S 4TH OF JULY BLOW OUT SALE: JULY 3 - JULY 5 DevDepot is your online source for programming and developer tools. To celebrate the 4th of July, we're knocking an extra 10% off of our already low prices--this weekend only! To qualify for the 10% off you need to order via e-mail, fax, or on our convenient web site. That's it--any order you place via any of these ways AUTOMATICALLY qualifies you. (Due to the overwhelming response expected, we cannot take phone orders at the discount price. If you need to speak to us by phone, send us an e-mail with your phone number and we will call you--and you will still qualify for the discount). on the Web at: http://www.devdepot.com via e-mail at: orders@devdepot.com or via fax to: 805/494-9798 Hurry and pay us a visit at (http://www.devdepot.com) and take advantage of our 4th of July sale, it's a limited time offer! (Orders must be received by midnight, July 5, 1998 to qualify) MEDIA CONTACT: Nick DeMello (...
Jul 02
[MD1] MACWORLD Expo
IDG's MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World to Offer Professionals In-Depth Technical Training Through Macworld/Pro Seminar Tailored to the 56 percent of attendees from creative sector NEW YORK -- Creative professionals attending next week's MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World will get the chance to attend the acclaimed Macworld/Pro conference, a technologically intensive professional development seminar series lead by creative professionals for creative professionals. In addition to Macworld/Pro, MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World will offer a pre-show day-long conference focusing on very specific topics such as digital creativity and networking. Both the Macworld/Pro and the pre-show conference are designed specifically for creative professionals from the new media, advertising, design, arts, entertainment and publishing industries who derive benefit from in-depth training courses in which they learn new techniques and tricks applicable to their everyday jobs. A pre-show survey by IDG...
Jul 02
[NPL] MACWORLD Expo
IDG's MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World to Offer Professionals In-Depth Technical Training Through Macworld/Pro Seminar Tailored to the 56 percent of attendees from creative sector NEW YORK -- Creative professionals attending next week's MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World will get the chance to attend the acclaimed Macworld/Pro conference, a technologically intensive professional development seminar series lead by creative professionals for creative professionals. In addition to Macworld/Pro, MACWORLD Expo - the Creative World will offer a pre-show day-long conference focusing on very specific topics such as digital creativity and networking. Both the Macworld/Pro and the pre-show conference are designed specifically for creative professionals from the new media, advertising, design, arts, entertainment and publishing industries who derive benefit from in-depth training courses in which they learn new techniques and tricks applicable to their everyday jobs. A pre-show survey by IDG...
Jul 01
[NPL] Visaj 2.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Editorial Contacts: Derek Lambert, President and CEO Imperial Software Technology +44 118 958 7055 or 650/688 0200 derek@ist.co.uk http://www.ist.co.uk Stephanie Hart, Public Relations Associate Imperial Software Technology 650/688 0200 stephanie@ist.co.uk IMPERIAL SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES VISAJ(TM) 2.0 FOR JAVA(TM) Powerful New Version Now Shipping with Extensive Visual Editors, Event 'Hot- Wiring', Swing Support and Bridge from Motif London, July 1, 1998 - Imperial Software Technology (IST) today announced Visaj 2.0, a major new version of its visual application builder for Java. Visaj 2.0 is written entirely in Java and runs on all platforms, including UNIX, Windows NT, Windows 95 and the Apple Macintosh. Visaj 2.0 incorporates an extensive and unique level of support for Sun Microsystems Java Foundation Class (JFC) Swing components, a new rich set of layout editors, an image editor, graphical 'hot-wiring...
Jul 01
[NPL] Timeslips Deluxe
Contact: Marty Hoag, Public Relations Manager Sage U.S. Inc. Phone 972-818-3900, ext. 2724 Fax 972-248-0850 mhoag@sageus.com SAGE U.S., INC. TO DEMONSTRATE TIMESLIPS DELUXE FOR THE MAC V5 AT MACWORLD '98-TEMPLATES INCLUDED FOR AD AGENCIES, LEGAL AND OTHER SERVICE PROFESSIONALS DALLAS, TX - Sage U.S., Inc. will demonstrate Timeslips Deluxe For The Mac Version 5.0 in the Sage U.S., Inc. booth #1547 at MacWorld, being held July 6-10 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Timeslips is the best-selling and most award-winning time and billing software for service professionals who track and bill their time. Released in November 1997, Timeslips Deluxe For The Mac Version 5 is a comprehensive time and billing program designed to help small and medium sized companies account for professional time and expenses, produce customized billing and generate vital management reports that support budgeting and accounting processes. Upon start-up, Timeslips Deluxe For The Macintosh Version 5...
Jul 01
[NPL] WebPainter 3 Unveiled at MacWorld
Totally Hip Software, Inc. Corporate Communications: 604-685-6525 ext. 224 info@totallyhip.com http://www.totallyhip.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dynamic New WebPainter 3 Unveiled at MacWorld Developers at Totally Hip Software have added advanced features to WebPainter 3, preparing it for a greater role in Web and multimedia presentations. NEW YORK, NEW YORK 8 JULY 1998 Totally Hip Software Inc. (ASE:THW) of Vancouver, British Columbia, today introduced its new WebPainter 3 animation software for Macintosh computers at MacWorld Expo, in New York, saying it has added features that make in even more powerful, more advanced, yet even easier to use than its award-winning predecessor WebPainter 2. Company officials describe WebPainter 3 as the first software tool to focus on using animation and graphics to increase the effectiveness of communication. Whether your message is delivered through your Web site or through a digital presentation, WebPainter 3 gives everyone the ability to...
Jul 01
[NPL] SnapMail Returns to Original Authors
For Immediate Release Newtown, Connecticut July 1, 1998 SnapMail Returns to Original Authors Glass Bead Software today announced the re-acquisition of their SnapMail e-mail package from Casady and Greene, Inc., and the immediate release of SnapMail 2.5, which increases stability and introduces drag-and-drop text and the ability to send and receive styled and colored text. Glass Bead will provide technical support via their web site at http://www.glassbead.com/snapmail/, and will continue to release compelling upgrades to SnapMail that support core Mac OS technologies. The software will now be sold as shareware. Until September 1, SnapMail is available for the introductory price of $15 per user ($10 per user for educational institutions and charitable non-profits). A 100-user, 21-day demo is available on the SnapMail web site. About SnapMail: SnapMail is a popular peer-to-peer distributed e-mail and chat application for the Macintosh and Power Macintosh. It was created in 1991 by Glass...
Jul 01
[MD1] Tools Plus 4.0
Tools Plus Delivers Boost to MacOS Developers ````````````````````````````````````````````` OAKVILLE, Ontario--July 1, 1998--Macintosh developers were given a boost today as Water's Edge Software announced general availability of Tools Plus 4.0 libraries and framework, a major upgrade to their premier MacOS development tools. The newest version features major advancements in simplifying Appearance Manager support and in easing the migration of MacOS applications to Apple's newly announced next-generation operating system, MacOS X (ten). Water's Edge reported that Tools Plus now provides a level of Appearance Manager programming ease that is unmatched by other tools because of several key differentiators: - Programmers use a single set of intuitive Tools Plus routines to work with both the Appearance Manager's controls and their equivalent non-Appearance counterparts - Existing applications can be easily updated to take advantage of the Appearance Manager's extended set of...
Jul 01
[NPL] Keyspan IR card
Macworld Expo, NY - July 8, 1998 - Keyspan, the leading supplier of PCI communications cards for Mac OS today announced its Keyspan IR card. The Keyspan IR Card is a "first-of-its-kind" PCI card that enables a Macintosh to communicate via infrared with televisions, VCRs, DVD players, CD changers and other home theater components. The Keyspan IR card opens the door to an entire new use for the home-based Macintosh. To retail for under $300, the Keyspan IR card will be on display at Keyspan's booth (#1724) during Macworld Expo. Evaluation units will be available in mid-July with product release set for mid-August 1998. The Keyspan IR Card will at first be sold through OEM channels to manufacturers and custom designers in the home theater industry. The Keyspan IR Card will also be available to consumers who are interested in constructing their own Macintosh-controlled home theater and home automation solutions. Controllable via Applescript, C and C++, users can write their own programs...
Jun 30
[MD1] InstallerMaker 5.0
Media Contacts: Jennifer Lyng or Nicole Rowland pr@aladdinsys.com (408) 761-6200 ALADDIN SYSTEMS SHIPS INSTALLERMAKER 5.0 - POWERFUL NEW FEATURES CREATE COMPLEX INSTALLERS WITH EASE InstallerMaker 5.0 Now Supports Hierarchical Packages And Sub-Level Assignments Watsonville, CA -June 30, 1998- Aladdin Systems, Inc., developer and publisher of the software distribution and installation standard StuffIt InstallerMaker(tm), today shipped InstallerMaker 5.0. Version 5.0 separates packages under hierarchy for custom install and assigns conditions, actions and packages to files and folders deep within the installer archive. Now, utilizing custom installs is easy and painless. "InstallerMaker's newest enhancements are exciting developers who want options and ease-of-use in their software development," said Pauline Shumake, InstallerMaker product manager. "With the addition of hierarchical packages and sub-level assignments, InstallerMaker 5.0 is the developer's solution for their customers'...
Jun 30
[MD1] Just StuffIt for Share/Freeware Developers
MEDIA CONTACTS: Jennifer Lyng and Nicole Rowland email: pr@aladdinsys.com (408) 761-6200 ALADDIN SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES THE JUST STUFFIT DEVELOPERS PROGRAM FOR SHAREWARE AND FREEWARE DEVELOPERS Aladdin Supports Shareware And Freeware Developers With Special Marketing Opportunities Watsonville, CA - June 30 1998- Aladdin Systems announced today the "Just StuffIt(tm) Developers Program" for shareware and freeware developers. The Just StuffIt Developers Program is a unique marketing opportunity designed to provide added exposure, broaden software distribution, and ease the financial burden of product development for shareware and freeware developers. "The Just StuffIt Developers Program is founded on Aladdin's commitment to the shareware and freeware philosophy of software development," said Jonathan Kahn, vice president of sales and business development. "This program supports dynamic and integral players in the software industry by offering new marketing opportunities to help build...
Jun 30
[NPL] PowerMail 2.0.2 ships; demo available
CTM Development is pleased to announce the immediate availability of PowerMail 2.0.2. Your are receiving this message because you once expressed some interest in our new email application for Macintosh. All pending orders have been already been shipped electronically. If you need immediate access to the commercial release of PowerMail in order to continue working, you can now purchase it for US$49, directly from: http://www.ctmdev.com/pm_order.shtml // Demo version now available: If you just want to try out PowerMail ("kicking the tires") we now have a demonstration version which is NOT time-limited: you may use it as long as you wish. Download it from: http://www.ctmdev.com/ The only restriction is that whenever a PowerMail database contains more than 200 items, PowerMail Demo will not allow you to add new messages to the database; you will at that point need to empty some messages from the database or create a new PowerMail files folder. The advantage of this...
Jun 30
[NPL] Netscape NetCenter 2.0 Portal Site
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jody Kramer (650) 937-3989 kramer@netscape.com NETSCAPE NETCENTER 2.0 PORTAL SITE LIVE TODAY FOR MILLIONS OF INTERNET USERS Expanded Site Provides Essential Consumer Portal Services, Receives Excellent User Feedback In Beta Testing MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (June 30, 1998) -- Netscape Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:NSCP) today announced the availability of its redesigned and expanded Netscape Netcenter portal site. "Netscape Netcenter 2.0" will include seventeen content channels, a set of leading-edge services including new Netscape-branded Search, SmartUpdate, Software Download, WebMail (scheduled for release in beta later this week) and Member Directory. Netcenter 2.0 also includes an innovative, new integrated navigation scheme that brings together Netcenter content and services to make the site very easy to use. Also scheduled for roll-out soon for Netscape Netcenter and Netscape Communicator client software are Netscape Smart Browsing, a new way...
Jun 29
[NPL] Strategic Focus Evaluates Major Web App Dev Tools
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For additional information contact: Jay Prakash Ph: 408-942-1500 Fax: 408-262-1786 e-mail: jay@strategicfocus.com http://www.strategicfocus.com STRATEGIC FOCUS COMPLETES LAB EVALUATIONS OF FOUR MAJOR WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT TOOLS: NetDynamics 4.0, VisualAge for Java 1.0, Developer/2000 2.0 & WebObjects 3.5 June 29, 1998 Milpitas, CA.. Strategic Focus, a Software Evaluation and Market Research firm based in Milpitas, California announced today the completion of the hands on laboratory evaluations of four major Web application development tools - NetDynamics 4.0, IBM's VisualAge for Java 1.0, Oracle's Developer/2000 2.0 and Apple Computer's WebObjects 3.5. The evaluations were conducted by professional software developers who built the same Web based Order Entry application with each of the tools. The tools were tested on a detailed set of criteria which included Developer Productivity, Performance, Ease of Use, Server Side Features, Client Side Features,...
Jun 29
[NPL] Insider UpdateAgent 2.6
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Larry Kettler Insider Software 760-804-9900 LKettler@InsiderSoftware.com INSIDER UPDATEAGENT 2.6 SHIPS WITH NEW NAME, ONE-TIME EDITION AND LOWER PRICES Leading Macintosh Software Updater Now Has Three Flexibly-Priced Editions June 30, 1998 [Carlsbad, CA] Insider Software today announced the availability of Insider UpdateAgent 2.6, the product formerly known as Insider Updates, a new version that includes performance enhancements, interface improvements, and tight integration with Insider's web site In addition to its existing Standard and CD Editions, the new release includes a new Limited Edition that updates all the applications on a Macintosh system one time for only $12.95 US. LIMITED EDITION UPDATES ALL SOFTWARE ON A MACINTOSH FOR $12.95 The new, Limited Edition offers the full functionality of Insider UpdateAgent, scanning a Macintosh system's hard drives for all application and operating system files, then retrieving new versions of outdated files...
Jun 29
[MD1] MacA&D 6.2 Software Design Tools
MacA&D 6.2 Software Design Tools MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa, June 29, 1998 --- Excel Software is pleased to announce availability of major upgrades to its software engineering products for Macintosh. MacA&D supports system analysis, requirements specification, software design and code generation for a wide range of software engineering methods and notations. Version 6.2 adds a new contents view for diagram editors, enhanced color support and automated inheritance graphs for object-oriented designs. MacA&D is now available in the Standard, Desktop, Educational and Developer editions to fit the needs of independent developers, educational institutions and large scale development teams. MacA&D supports diagram editors for data models, class models, state models, object models, structure models, task models and screen models. Each diagram editor has a contents view that can be shown or hidden. The contents view represents each diagram as a folder icon with a list of diagram...
Jun 29
[NPL] Web Confidential 1.0 Release
29 June 1998 -- Macintosh software developer Alco Blom announced the introduction today of Web Confidential, his latest offering of Macintosh software. Web Confidential is an intuitive, easy-to-use program for managing user IDs, passwords, registration numbers, and the like. Thanks to the use of a number of advanced features of the Mac operating system, Web Confidential can be used in close conjunction with popular Mac Internet software, such as Netscape Navigator, Explorer and Eudora. While Web Confidential is suitable for a wide variety of personal data, from creditcard numbers to serial numbers, Alco Blom designed Web Confidential particularly for the World Wide Web in mind. "Increasing numbers of Web sites maintain some form of user registration," points out Blom. "You may not realize it, but in the course of time you may registered at a couple of dozen sites. Do you remember the passwords you entered for all of them?" Web Confidential allows Web surfers to store URLs, user IDs,...
Jun 29
[NPL] Rebound! 1.1 Now Includes Logging
Media Contact: Naomi Pearce Pearce Communications 510/528-0824 mailto:naomi@well.com SOPHISTICATED CIRCUITS ANNOUNCES SOFTWARE UPDATE FOR REBOUND!(tm) -- Auto-Restart ADB Device Software Now Includes Logging -- BOTHELL, Wash., June 29, 1998 -- Sophisticated Circuits, Inc. today announced the immediate availability of Rebound! 1.1, an incremental update of the PowerKey Rebound!(tm) software which logs the number of times it automatically restarts the CPU after both application and system crashes as well as the date/time of the last restart. The Rebound! 1.1 Update accompanies the company's announcement of the public availability of Rebound!, previously available exclusively with WebSTAR 3.0, the leading Web server on the Macintosh platform (see related release dated 6.29.98). Rebound! is available today for a street price of $99 at (http://www.sophisticated.com/). "Some system administrators set up their systems to page them when Rebound! restarts a machine," said Jonathan Feinstein of...
Jun 29
[NPL] Rebound! Available to All
Media Contact: Naomi Pearce Pearce Communications 510/528-0824 mailto:naomi@well.com SOPHISTICATED CIRCUITS ANNOUNCES REBOUND! NOW AVAILABLE TO GENERAL PUBLIC -- Auto-Restart ADB Device Ensures Server Reliability, Automatically -- BOTHELL, Wash., June 29, 1998 -- Sophisticated Circuits today announced Rebound!(tm) is now available to the general public. Previously available exclusively with WebSTAR 3.0, the leading Web server on the Macintosh platform, Rebound! is the newest member of the PowerKey family of products which continuously monitors an active server for failures and, when necessary, automatically reboots the system by sending the keyboard restart key sequence. A highly integrated hardware/software solution, Rebound! provides a fully automated system for ensuring reliability and optimal up-time for Mac OS-based servers worldwide. Rebound! is now available to the general public for a street price of $99 at (http://www.sophisticated.com/). "Every well-designed web site or...
Jun 27
[NPL] Storeys 1.2.B5, The 3D Spreadsheet
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: - - June 25, 1998 - - Storeys 1.2.B5 comprising enhanced language-handling: ProFunda is happy to announce the shipping of version 1.2.5b of its new 3-D spreadsheet Storeys, in which you can make use of various languages while working with your spreadsheet documents. Storeys supports WorldScript: Storeys 1.2.B5 supports WorldScript - meaning again, that it supports multiple languages, scripts and Apple Language Kits - permitting you to use e.g. two-byte characters as in Chinese, Korean or Japanese languages in your documents. Take full advantage of WorldScript functionality: In Storeys 1.2.B5 you can use various languages in the same document - you can even mix two-byte-characters with roman characters in the same cells, creating true multilingual documents. Help us: Please download Storeys 1.2.B5 from http://isa.dknet.dk/~profunda/free_try.html and help us primarily evaluate the language handling and send us your comments about the decimal point alignment too....
Jun 27
[NPL] Digital University's New Courses
June 26, 1998 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lynn Macias, (650) 583-4923 NEW COURSES START JULY 20TH AT DIGITAL UNIVERSITY Registration is currently being accepted for professional courses on Multimedia, Graphic Design, and Business & Management. Digital University uses an approach designed to help busy professionals enhance their abilities anywhere, anytime and on-demand. All you need is a computer and an Internet connection with a web browser. The University's four-week courses, which begin July 20, start at $50 each and are taught by professionals with classroom and university teaching experience, as well as strong backgrounds in the new media industry. Course offerings include Photoshop, JavaScript, HTML, VRML, Internet Security, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office and more. Courses repeat every five weeks. View our course catalog on our site (www.digitaledu.com) and choose one or several classes to enhance your career or personal development. Courses are available...
Jun 27
[NPL] BeyondPress 4.0
Announcing Extensis BeyondPress 4.0 The Award-winning Quark-to-HTML XTension from Extensis http://www.extensis.com/BeyondPress_P * Convert Quark to HTML & DHTML with one click * Compatible with QuarkXPress 3.31 & 4.0 * Receive PhotoAnimator FREE! with each copy of BeyondPress Extensis BeyondPress 4.0 is the latest version of our award-winning XTension that takes your Quark documents to the web - in no time. BeyondPress preserves the layout of your Quark documents in HTML tables or DHTML for cutting-edge design. Create animated GIFs with your FREE copy of Extensis PhotoAnimator (a $99 value). Then drag the animated GIFs into your Quark layout and see them displayed live inside QuarkXPress. Plus, add hyperlinks, image maps, and more - right in QuarkXPress. Extensis BeyondPress - It's the best way to take Quark to the Web. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Order BeyondPress 4.0 for only $499.95 AND get Extensis PhotoAnimator - FREE! (a $99 value) To...
 
AAPL
$102.50
Apple Inc.
+0.25
MSFT
$45.43
Microsoft Corpora
+0.55
GOOG
$571.60
Google Inc.
+2.40

MacTech Search:
Community Search:

Software Updates via MacUpdate

VueScan 9.4.41 - Scanner software with a...
VueScan is a scanning program that works with most high-quality flatbed and film scanners to produce scans that have excellent color fidelity and color balance. VueScan is easy to use, and has... Read more
Cloud 3.0.0 - File sharing from your men...
Cloud is simple file sharing for the Mac. Drag a file from your Mac to the CloudApp icon in the menubar and we take care of the rest. A link to the file will automatically be copied to your clipboard... Read more
LibreOffice 4.3.1.2 - Free Open Source o...
LibreOffice is an office suite (word processor, spreadsheet, presentations, drawing tool) compatible with other major office suites. The Document Foundation is coordinating development and... Read more
SlingPlayer Plugin 3.3.20.505 - Browser...
SlingPlayer is the screen interface software that works hand-in-hand with the hardware inside the Slingbox to make your TV viewing experience just like that at home. It features an array of... Read more
Get Lyrical 3.8 - Auto-magically adds ly...
Get Lyrical auto-magically add lyrics to songs in iTunes. You can choose either a selection of tracks, or the current track. Or turn on "Active Tagging" to get lyrics for songs as you play them.... Read more
Viber 4.2.2 - Send messages and make cal...
Viber lets you send free messages and make free calls to other Viber users, on any device and network, in any country! Viber syncs your contacts, messages and call history with your mobile device,... Read more
Cocktail 7.6 - General maintenance and o...
Cocktail is a general purpose utility for OS X that lets you clean, repair and optimize your Mac. It is a powerful digital toolset that helps hundreds of thousands of Mac users around the world get... Read more
LaunchBar 6.1 - Powerful file/URL/email...
LaunchBar is an award-winning productivity utility that offers an amazingly intuitive and efficient way to search and access any kind of information stored on your computer or on the Web. It provides... Read more
Maya 2015 - Professional 3D modeling and...
Maya is an award-winning software and powerful, integrated 3D modeling, animation, visual effects, and rendering solution. Because Maya is based on an open architecture, all your work can be scripted... Read more
BBEdit 10.5.12 - Powerful text and HTML...
BBEdit is the leading professional HTML and text editor for the Mac. Specifically crafted in response to the needs of Web authors and software developers, this award-winning product provides a... Read more

Latest Forum Discussions

See All

Qube Kingdom – Tips, Tricks, Strategies,...
Qube Kingdom is a tower defense game from DeNA. You rally your troops – magicians, archers, knights, barbarians, and others – and fight against an evil menace looking to dominate your kingdom of tiny squares. Planning a war isn’t easy, so here are a... | Read more »
Qube Kingdom Review
Qube Kingdom Review By Nadia Oxford on August 29th, 2014 Our Rating: :: KIND OF A SQUARE KINGDOMUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Qube Kingdom has cute visuals, but it’s a pretty basic tower defense game at heart.   | Read more »
Fire in the Hole Review
Fire in the Hole Review By Rob Thomas on August 29th, 2014 Our Rating: :: WALK THE PLANKUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Seafoam’s Fire in the Hole looks like a bright, 8-bit throwback, but there’s not enough booty to... | Read more »
Alien Creeps TD is Now Available Worldwi...
Alien Creeps TD is Now Available Worldwide Posted by Ellis Spice on August 29th, 2014 [ permalink ] Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad | Read more »
Dodo Master Review
Dodo Master Review By Jordan Minor on August 29th, 2014 Our Rating: :: NEST EGGiPad Only App - Designed for the iPad Dodo Master is tough but fair, and that’s what makes it a joy to play.   | Read more »
Motorsport Manager Review
Motorsport Manager Review By Lee Hamlet on August 29th, 2014 Our Rating: :: MARVELOUS MANAGEMENTUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Despite its depth and sense of tactical freedom, Motorsport Manager is one of the most... | Read more »
Motorsport Manager – Beginner Tips, Tric...
The world of Motorsport management can be an unforgiving and merciless one, so to help with some of the stress that comes with running a successful race team, here are a few hints and tips to leave your opponents in the dust. | Read more »
CalPal Update Brings the App to 2.0, Add...
CalPal Update Brings the App to 2.0, Adds Lots of New Stuff Posted by Ellis Spice on August 29th, 2014 [ permalink ] | Read more »
Baseball Battle Review
Baseball Battle Review By Jennifer Allen on August 29th, 2014 Our Rating: :: SIMPLE HITTINGUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Simple and cute, Baseball Battle is a fairly fun baseball game for those looking for something... | Read more »
Checkmark 2.1 Update Released, and it’s...
Checkmark 2.1 Update Released, and it’s on Sale for a Limited Time Posted by Jessica Fisher on August 29th, 2014 [ permalink ] | Read more »

Price Scanner via MacPrices.net

Labor Day Weekend MacBook Pro sale; 15-inch m...
B&H Photo has the new 2014 15″ Retina MacBook Pros on sale for up to $125 off MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY sales tax only. They’ll also include free copies of Parallels Desktop... Read more
Labor Day Weekend iPad mini sale; $50 to $100...
Best Buy has the iPad mini with Retina Display (WiFi models) on sale for $50 off MSRP on their online store for Labor Day Weekend. Choose free shipping or free local store pick up. Price is for... Read more
13-inch 1.4GHz MacBook Air on sale for $899,...
Adorama has the new 2014 13″ 1.4GHz/128GB MacBook Air on sale for $899.99 including free shipping plus NY & NJ tax only. Their price is $100 off MSRP. Read more
It’s Official: Apple Issues Invitations To Se...
Apple has issued one of its characteristically cryptic press invitations for a special event to be held at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in hometown Cupertino on Sept. 9, 2014 at 10:00 am... Read more
Tablet Shipments To See First On-year Decline...
TrendForce analyst Caroline Chen notes that when the iPad launched in 2010, it was an instant hit and spurred a tablet PC revolution, with tablets so popular that that notebook PC sales stagnated and... Read more
SOBERLINK Releases Apple iOS Compatible Handh...
Cypress, California based SOBERLINK, Inc., creator of the first handheld Breathalyzer designed to improve recovery outcomes, continues to show prominence in the mobile alcohol monitoring space with... Read more
New 21″ 1.4GHz iMac on sale again for $999, s...
Best Buy has the new 21″ 1.4GHz iMac on sale for $999.99 on their online store. Their price is $100 off MSRP. Choose free shipping or free local store pick up. Price is for online orders only, in-... Read more
Smartphone Outlook Remains Strong for 2014, U...
According to a new mobile phone forecast from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, more than 1.25 billion smartphones will be shipped worldwide in 2014,... Read more
Save up to $60 with Apple refurbished iPod to...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 5th generation iPod touches available starting at $149. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each model, and shipping is free. Many, but not all... Read more
12-Inch MacBook Air Coming in 4Q14 or 2015 –...
Digitimes’ Aaron Lee and Joseph Tsai report that according to Taiwan-based upstream supply chain insiders, Apple plans to launch a thinner MacBook model either at year end 2014 or in 2015, and that... Read more

Jobs Board

*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
Senior Event Manager, *Apple* Retail Market...
…This senior level position is responsible for leading and imagining the Apple Retail Team's global event strategy. Delivering an overarching brand story; in-store, Read more
All contents are Copyright 1984-2011 by Xplain Corporation. All rights reserved. Theme designed by Icreon.