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Aug 05
[MD1] MailMan, FMPro.Net, Lasso 2.0
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 6, 1997 Media Contact: Bill Doerrfeld, President & CEO Blue World Communications, Inc. 425.646.0288, bill@blueworld.com BLUE WORLD SETS INTERNET BUSINESS STRATEGY Previews MailMan, FMPro.Net; Shows Lasso 2.0 at Macworld Expo BOSTON, MA - August 6, 1997 - As part of its mission of "bringing business to the internet," Blue World Communications, Inc. today previewed for the first time two forthcoming products, MailMan and FMPro.Net, and showed the shipping version of Lasso 2.0 at Macworld Expo/Boston. All three new offerings support Bellevue, WA-based Blue World's strategy of turning Claris FileMaker Pro 3.0 for Mac OS into a full Internet business partner for handling commerce and information. "Together," said Blue World President & CEO Bill Doerrfeld, "our FileMaker Pro Internet companions allow FileMaker Pro users to seamlessly build complete Internet business solutions using the leading database for Mac OS." "Blue World has produced quite a few...
Aug 05
[MD1] UMAX Developer Purchase Program
UMAX Boosts Support for Mac and BeOS Software Developers New Developer Purchase Program Provides Incentive for Developers of Powerful Multiprocessor-Aware Applications for the Mac Architecture Fremont, Calif., August 4, 1997 -- UMAX Computer Corporation (UCC) today announced a developer purchase program to increase support for Mac OS and BeOS software developers creating applications for the Macintosh platform. For a limited time, registered developers can purchase UMAX SuperMac Mac OS compatible systems at a 10% discount for use in application development, application support, compatibility testing and other internal development and support tasks. UMAX will also provide one secondary 180 MHz Multiprocessor (MP) card at no charge to qualifying MP developers purchasing a top-performing UMAX SuperMac S900 system. UMAX is offering additional discounts on secondary 200, 225, and 233 MHz processors to developers. This program is applicable for all S900 systems purchased from now until...
Aug 05
[MD1] ProFont Distribution 2.2 Released
From: "Stephen C. Gilardi" (squeegee@spambegone.usa.net) Subject: [ANN] ProFont Distribution 2.2 Released Co-authors Steve Gilardi and Carl Osterwald are pleased to announce the release of "ProFont Distribution 2.2". It is available now as: (ftp://users.aol.com//squeegee/pro-font-22.hqx) ProFont is a monospaced font whose 9 pt size is similar to Monaco 9 but with improved readability. It includes slashed zeros, ells with serifs, emphasized punctuation, etc. It is a great font for programmers and anyone else who needs a monospaced font with easily distinguished characters. New since the 2.1 release are: - modifications to the shape of several characters for even better readability and improved anti-aliasing support, - several small bug fixes in the fonts, - improved QuickDraw GX compatibility, - a version of ProFont encoded with the Windows character set, and - updated contact information. ProFont Distribution 2.2 includes bitmap and outline (both TrueType and Adobe Type 1...
Aug 04
[MD1] FireSite to support Open Transport 1.3
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Susan Marlett ClearWay Technologies 617-973-5024 marlett@clearway.com FIRESITE VIRTUAL DOMAIN MANAGER TO SUPPORT APPLE'S OPEN TRANSPORT 1.3 -- Will Simultaneously Operate In Single-IP and Multiple-IP Modes -- Boston, August 4, 1997, Macworld Expo -- ClearWay Technologies, Inc. today announced that their FireSite(TM) Virtual Domain Manager, the most complete virtual Web site management system for Mac OS, will support tight integration with Apple Computer's forthcoming Open Transport 1.3 network software. Under Open Transport 1.3, which adds multiple-IP-address support to Mac OS, FireSite Virtual Domain Manager (VDM) will operate simultaneously in both traditional single-IP and new multiple-IP modes for all hosted virtual Web sites. ClearWay has extended the introductory price of US$99.00, and has made free evaluation copies of the most current version available from their Web site. (http://www.clearway.com/pages/Demos.html) "Web hosting is big...
Aug 04
[MD1] ColorSafe and GIFmation
8/3/97 - ColorSafe 1.0 Available for Macintosh There are a couple of things I need to say in this note, so I'll get the good news out of the way first. There is bad news to go with it this time. ** ColorSafe 1.0 Available for Macintosh A new plug-in, ColorSafe 1.0, is available, and it's the one plug-in no web designer needs to be without. ColorSafe extends the 216 color web safe palette to millions of non-dithering optical colors and patterns with an real-time, fully interactive RGB color picker and a pattern canvas for creating tiling patterns. It's got a definite cool factor, and I'm not saying that just because we wrote it. Works with Photoshop 2.5 - 4.0, PhotoDelux 1.0, Illustrator 6.0 - 7.0, Painter 2.0 - 5.0, xRes 2.0 - 3.0, ColorIt! 3.0 - 3.2, DeBabelizer 1.6, and Canvas 5.0 and more. You can download the demo from: (ftp://ftp.boxtopsoft.com/pub) or go by the web site at (http://www.boxtopsoft.com) ** GIFmation 2.x has gone cross-platform Last week the...
Aug 04
[MD1] BeOS For Intel PCs
For more information contact In the U.S. and Pacific: Mark Gonzales, markg@be.com (415) 462-4117 In Europe: Jean Calmon, jcalmon@beeurope.com (33) 1 49 06 73 75 BE DEMONSTRATES BeOS FOR INTEL PCs Developer conference demonstration is prelude to the next BeOS product release and expansion of developer opportunity. BOSTON, Massachusetts (August 4, 1997) - Before an audience of software developers at the Be Developer Conference in Boston today, Be, Inc. demonstrated for the first time the Be Operating System (BeOS) running on Intel-based personal computer hardware. The company went on to announce that it will simultaneously release Intel and PowerPC versions of its widely acclaimed OS with its next release in January. "Our goal is to meet the needs of customers doing digital content design - no matter what hardware platform they may be using.", said Jean-Louis Gasse, president and CEO of Be, Inc. "BeOS for Intel opens the door for an even broader customer audience to take advantage of...
Aug 04
[MD1] New MacTech CD
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Susan Whitney MacTech Magazine 805-494-9797 x105 marketing@mactech.com Now Available: The Release Version of The MacTech CD-ROM with all of develop WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA -- AUGUST 4, 1997 -- Xplain Corporation, the publisher of MacTech(r) magazine, today announced that it will be shipping the release version of the MacTech CD-ROM, Volumes 1-12, which includes the entire history of develop, Apple's awarding winning technical journal. As one of the first CD-ROM publishers, MacTech Magazine has continually updated its historical CD with an extensive library of reference material, hundreds of megabytes of source code, special offers with developer demos, and much more. The MacTech CD, Volumes 1-12, includes every article from MacTech magazine (November, 1984 through May, 1997). It has the entire history of develop (Volumes 1-29, 1990-1997). The CD also has the original Inside Macintosh, and the most complete set of Frameworks archives known (the...
Aug 04
[MD1] CodeWarrior for PalmPilot Release 3
Press Contacts: For Release August 4, 1997 Gordy Davies Allen Bush Metrowerks Inc. A&R Partners (for 3Com) (512) 873-4797 (415) 363-0982 gdavies@metrowerks.com allen_bush@arpartners.com METROWERKS SHIPS CODEWARRIOR FOR PALMPILOT RELEASE 3 FOR DEVELOPING PALM OS APPLICATIONS New Features and Important Updates Highlight New Product Release AUSTIN, Texas -Aug. 4, 1997- Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, today announced they are shipping this week CodeWarrior for PalmPilot Release 3, an integrated suite of tools for both the Mac OS and Windows 95/NT. With new features and important updates, programmers will find it easier than ever to develop applications for the PalmPilot products from 3Com Corporation. CodeWarrior for PalmPilot Release 3 comes with the highly anticipated final update to the PalmPilot SDK (Software Development Kit), Version 2. This update supports all the new enhancements to Palm OS 2...
Aug 04
[MD1] CodeWarrior for PowerPC Embedded Systems
Press Contacts: For Release August 4, 1997 Gordy Davies Kirk Ladendorf Metrowerks Inc. Motorola (512) 873-4797 (512) 891-2058 gdavies@metrowerks.com ra6710@email.mot.com METROWERKS SHIPS CODEWARRIOR FOR POWERPC EMBEDDED SYSTEMS, TARGETING MOTOROLA'S FAMILY OF POWERFUL EMBEDDED RISC MICROPROCESSORS New Tools Support Embedded Development for Rapidly Growing High Performance Consumer Electronics Market AUSTIN, Texas -Aug. 4, 1997- Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, today announced they are shipping this week CodeWarrior for PowerPC Embedded Systems. With this product, Metrowerks extends its popular CodeWarrior development environment to include support for Motorola's (NYSE: MOT) MPC821 and MPC860 PowerPC embedded processors. CodeWarrior for PowerPC Embedded Systems has all the tools, libraries, documentation and examples needed to develop, on a Windows 95/NT platform, software for the MPC821 and MPC860...
Aug 04
[MD1] Visual SourceSafe for Mac Release 5
Press Contact: For Release August 4, 1997 Gordy Davies Metrowerks Inc. (512) 873-4797 gdavies@metrowerks.com METROWERKS SHIPS MW VISUAL SOURCESAFE FOR MACINTOSH 5 Latest Release of Version Control System Highlights New Stand-alone Client AUSTIN, Texas - August 4, 1997- Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, today announced they are shipping this week Metrowerks Visual SourceSafe for Macintosh Release 5, the latest version of its cross-platform revision control system. MW Visual SourceSafe for Macintosh replaces the CodeManager brand name and significantly extends the feature set of earlier versions of the product. With the addition of the new stand-alone client, programmers now have a choice of three interfaces when using MW Visual SourceSafe for Macintosh: the CodeWarrior IDE, the stand-alone application, or MPW. The client provides users with revision history without using MPW or an IDE. In fact,...
Aug 04
[MD1] CodeWarrior for Mac OS 8
Press Contact: For Release August 4, 1997 Gordy Davies Metrowerks Inc. (512) 873-4797 gdavies@metrowerks.com METROWERKS ENHANCING CODEWARRIOR TO SUPPORT WRITING MAC OS 8 APPLICATIONS PowerPlant Class Libraries Expanded to Support Mac OS 8 Appearance Manager AUSTIN, Texas - August 4, 1997 - Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, is announcing additions to CodeWarrior Professional that will take advantage of the new features in Mac OS 8. CodeWarrior will soon support the Mac OS 8 Appearance Manager by creating new classes in PowerPlant for using the new interface controls, which include sliders, progress bars, group boxes, pop-up menu buttons, bevel buttons, and image wells. Existing PowerPlant grayscale classes are being modified to implement these same controls under System 7.5. This way, customers can create PowerPlant applications that have the same look and feel, whether running on System 7.5 or on Mac OS...
Aug 01
[MD1] Jobs to Keynote at MACWORLD
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Christopher O'Reilly Matthew Hutchison MHA Event Management Brodeur Porter Novelli 617-551-9800 202-973-1374 coreilly@mha.com mhutchison@brodeur.com Steve Jobs to Keynote at MACWORLD Expo Boston BOSTON, July 31, 1997 -- MHA Event Management and Apple Computer Inc. announced today that Apple cofounder Steve Jobs will deliver the opening keynote address at MACWORLD Expo Boston at 9 a.m. Aug. 6. The East Coast's premier showcase for software and hardware vendors supporting the Mac OS platform, MACWORLD Expo will be held at the Bayside Exposition Center and World Trade Center. Conference sessions run Aug. 5 - 8; the exhibition floor is open Aug. 6 - 8. Jobs, co-founder of Apple, is chairman and CEO of Pixar, an Academy Award-winning computer animation studio that creates next generation animated feature films and interactive CD-ROM titles. He serves as a strategic advisor to Apple's Board of Directors and executive management team....
Jul 31
[MD1] Developer Central Returns to Boston
Developer Central Returns to Macworld Boston Apple Computer, MacTech Showcase Products and Services for Developers Cupertino, CA -- July 28, 1997 -- Apple Computer, Inc. today announced its plans to showcase the latest technologies, tools, support, and information for developers at Macworld Boston, Aug, 6-8, 1997. Co-sponsored by Apple and MacTech magazine, the Developer Central Pavilion is designed to provide convenient access to information on the latest developer products and services for Mac OS Macintosh platform development. "Developer Central is a dynamic environment where developers can come for the latest products and information on developing for the Apple platforms," said David Krathwohl, vice president, Apple Developer Relations. "We reached over 20,000 Macworld attendees at our expanded Developer Central in San Francisco last January. In Boston we'll build on this momentum by facilitating collaboration among tool vendors and application developers." "The developer...
Jul 28
[MD1] WebTen 1.1
WebTen Breaks Macintosh Web Performance Barrier Fastest Web Server on MacOS creates a new standard in Web service for Apple Santa Barbara, CA, July 29, 1997. Tenon Intersystems today announced WebTen 1.1, an industrial-strength, high-performance Apache Web server for Power Macs. WebTen is the world's fastest Macintosh-based Web server, offering a performance improvement (as measured by Ziff Davis Labs) that can be as much as 300% over WebSTAR, the leading Macintosh Web server. (http://www8.zdnet.com/macweek/mw_1129/webten_bench.gif) WebTen 1.1's new features include improved scheduling of CGIs during heavy cache usage, reduced memory and disk footprints, improved behavior in low-memory conditions, enhanced performance and reliability of Tenon's TCP stack under load conditions, updated caching software, and an enhanced user interface. In addition to being the fastest Macintosh Web server, WebTen is the only caching proxy Web server for Macintosh and the first Macintosh Web server to...
Jul 28
[MD1] StuffIt InstallerMaker 4.1
Media Contacts: Jennifer Lyng or Kendra Howell pr@aladdinsys.com (408) 761-6200 STUFFIT INSTALLERMAKER 4.1 WITH ELECTRONIC COMMERCE CAPABILITIES NOW AVAILABLE FROM ALADDIN SYSTEMS, INC. Aladdin1s Installer Gets New Tasks and Flag Alerts for Improved Installations Watsonville, CA -- July 28, 1997 -- Aladdin Systems, Inc., developer and publisher of the worldwide compression standard StuffIt(r), today announced StuffIt InstallerMaker 4.1 began shipping. StuffIt InstallerMaker allows developers to easily create custom software installers and automatic trialware software (a time-locked demo) without any coding. InstallerMaker is the only Macintosh installer with automatic trialware creation capability. Trialware created with InstallerMaker can be purchased by end users with the click of a button. "Integrating electronic commerce into InstallerMaker is the solution for developers, distributors, and marketers to easily incorporate trialware versions of their software. InstallerMaker with...
Jul 24
[MD1] MacStandardBasic
Product Release Information ZCurve Software 8206 Rockville Road #280 Indianapolis, IN http://www.zcurve.com zcurve@zcurve.com ZCurve Software releases MacStandardBasic 2.3 and prepares Visual MacStandardBasic 3.0 INDIANAPOLIS, IN, July 24th, 1997 : ZCurve Software announces the release of MacStandardBasic Version 2.3 , the powerful BASIC development system for Macintosh computers. Users can purchase and download the complete MacStandardBasic package from the ZCurve Software website (www.zcurve.com). This as a free upgrade to owners of previous versions MacStandardBasic. MacStandardBasic is optimized for both Apple's newer Power Macintosh computers and older Macintosh models. ZCurve Software is finishing work on Visual MacStandardBasic 3.0 which is planned for release in September, 1997. This new product will provide advanced visual programming along with new Internet access functionality. All registered owners of MacStandardBasic will receive Visual MacStandardBasic 3.0 as a free...
Jul 23
[MD1] SAP R/3 and WebObjects
Joint Release *** Apple and Advis Announce WebObjects Support For SAP R/3 Apple Enterprise Alliance Solution Provider Introduces Mantle for SAP R/3 *** INTERNET WORLD EXPO, CHICAGO--July 23, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Advis, a Boston, Massachusetts-based Apple Enterprise Alliance Solution Provider, today introduced the Mantle for SAP R/3 product for Apple's WebObjects application server. Mantle from Advis provides a WebObjects application developer with transparent access to SAP Business Objects via the Business Application Program Interface (BAPI) and Remote Function Call (RFC) interfaces published and supported by SAP. With Mantle, the data and functionality of SAP R/3 systems can be integrated with the dynamic web capabilities of WebObjects for rapid development and deployment of robust, highly scalable, corporate intranet, and World Wide Web business applications. SAP is the leading global provider of client/server business application solutions. According to...
Jul 23
[MD1] QuickTime Plug-in 2.0 for the Internet
*** Apple Announces QuickTime Plug-in 2.0 for the Internet *** New Version Brings Advanced Digital Media to the Internet; QuickTime Enables Access to the Vast Majority of Digital Media Content on Internet; New Plug-in to be Available Simultaneously on Windows and Mac OS INTERNET WORLD EXPO, CHICAGO--July 23, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. today announced the QuickTime Plug-in version 2.0 for Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator and Communicator. Slated for release in the fall of 1997, the plug-in will bring the advanced digital media capabilities of QuickTime 3.0 to the Internet including QuickTime VR 2.0 support, the ability to play alternate movie tracks, hotspots, and URL linking. The QuickTime Plug-in is planned to support most popular file formats, so that users can have a wide and rich experience with digital media content on Internet websites. The QuickTime Plug-in 2.0 is planned to be available simultaneously on Windows 95, Windows NT, and Mac OS, and will be...
Jul 23
[MD1] WebObjects IIOP Capability
*** WebObjects Delivers Global Networked Solutions with Java and CORBA *** Corporate Customers use WebObjects and Netscape Communicator to Design Compelling Networked Applications INTERNET WORLD EXPO, CHICAGO--July 23, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc.'s WebObjects application development software is now able to help enterprises deliver new solutions based on Java and CORBA, as well as HTML and HTTP. Through IIOP capability bundled with market-leading web browser Netscape Communicator, customers are able to use WebObjects and the Netscape browser to create interactive and open network applications quickly and easily. WebObjects, an award-winning open development platform for the web, provides an application server, pre-built application components, and rapid application assembly tools that let customers bring enterprise solutions on-line quickly. By providing an open middle-tier application server that provides flexible support for multiple standards, WebObjects delivers more interactivity...
Jul 23
[MD1] Java 10x Performance Improvement
*** JITc Provides for 10X Performance Improvement Over Previous Versions *** INTERNET WORLD EXPO, CHICAGO--July 23, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. announced today the availability of Mac OS Runtime for Java 1.5 (MRJ 1.5), an implementation of Sun Microsystems Inc.'s Java virtual machine (VM) and run-time environment for Macintosh and Mac OS-compatible systems. MRJ 1.5, which features a set of shared libraries and other system software files, follows on the success of Apple's MRJ 1.0 and offers improved functionality. With the addition of a PowerPC "just-in-time compiler" (JITc) and numerous graphics subsystem performance enhancements, MRJ 1.5 has the capability to offer a 10x improvement in performance over previous versions of MRJ as measured by industry standard CaffeineMarks. Additional functionality in MRJ 1.5 includes the new MRJ Toolkit, which allows developers to add Mac OS-specific functionality to Java applications. MRJ Toolkit stubs are written in 100 percent Pure Java to...
Jul 23
[MD1] WebSTAR Plug-in to go with QuickDNS Pro
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Naomi Pearce Pearce Communications 510/528-0824 Email: naomi@well.com Investor Contact: Fiona Ross The Financial Relations Board, Inc. (310) 442-0599 Email: far@la.frbd.com STARNINE AND MEN & MICE COLLABORATE TO ADD LOAD BALANCING AND FAULT TOLERANCE TO WEBSTAR WEB SITES -- Free WebSTAR Plug-in Communicates with QuickDNS Pro Domain Name Server -- BERKELEY, Calif., July 23, 1997 -- StarNine Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Quarterdeck Corporation, and Men & Mice, Inc. today announced the completion of a collaborative development project to increase performance of WebSTAR Web sites and provide fault tolerance for sites running more than one copy of WebSTAR. StarNine's WebSTAR QuickDNS Responder Plug-in provides server load and status information to Men and Mice's new QuickDNS Pro 2.0 domain name server, allowing QuickDNS to efficiently allocate server load and to redirect hits if a server is not responding. Available today for download...
Jul 23
[MD1] Roaster 3.1 Supports Apple's MRJ
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Judith Steinbaum (617) 876-4031 x1818; judith@roaster.com ROASTER TECHNOLOGIES TO SHOWCASE JDK 1.1 SUPPORT AT MACWORLD BOSTON Roaster Release 3.1 to support Apple's Mac OS Runtime for Java Cambridge, Massachusetts. July 23, 1997. Roaster Technologies, creators of the pioneering Development Environment for Java on the Macintosh, announced today that Roaster Release 3.1 will be demonstrated at Macworld Boston, August 6 through 8th, and will showcase its debut of support for Sun's(tm) Java(tm) Development Kit (JDK) 1.1 and Apple Computer's Mac OS Runtime for Java (MRJ). This will be the latest in a string of solid deliveries by the recently formed spin-off, adding yet another advantage for the growing number of Roaster users. Roaster Release 3, which shipped on March 31st, continues to receive glowing reviews from industry experts and from developers who are choosing Roaster for their professional Java development needs. According to John Dhabolt, President...
Jul 23
[MD1] QuickDNS Pro 2.0
For Immediate Release: Media Contact: Snorri Gudmundsson Men & Mice Tel. +354 552 2045 Email: snorri@menandmice.com MEN & MICE SHIPS QUICKDNS PRO 2.0, BRINGS UNPRECEDENTED FUNCTIONALITY AND EASE OF USE. Upgrade Maximizes Web Site Reliability and Performance, Brings Robust Domain Set-up Assistance, Provides Increased Intranet Flexibility. Reykjavik, Iceland, July 22, 1997 --- Men & Mice today announced the immediate availability of QuickDNS Pro 2.0, a major upgrade of the industrial-strength name server, bringing a revolutionary Intelligent Fault Tolerance and Load Balancing solution that maximizes web site reliability and performance by intelligently directing traffic to web servers, robust Mac OS 8 type Domain Assistants that allow easy set-up and maintenance of domains, and increased flexibility for corporate Intranets. Initially released in February 1996, QuickDNS Pro continues to provide cutting edge DNS (domain name service) to the Mac OS Internet platform, being the...
Jul 23
[MD1] Iconovex Releases EchoSearch for the Mac
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Iconovex Corp. Introduces EchoSearch Web Software for the Macintosh The First Truly Intelligent Desktop Research Tool Bloomington, MN - Iconovex Corporation, makers of the award-winning intelligent desktop-based professional research tool EchoSearch, announces a Macintosh version, EchoSearch 1.08. A simple, yet powerful tool, EchoSearch significantly improves the efficiency and accuracy of Internet or corporate Intranet searches. "With the wealth of information available today online, millions of Macintosh users of the Internet and corporate Intranets need a tool to help sort through and find relevant information," states Zeyad Abbas, general manager of Iconovex. "EchoSearch addresses the needs of those users, with a tool that will not only find information, but synthesize and distill it." Making use of Java's multi-threading capabilities, EchoSearch enables users to simultaneously query multiple search engines. Unlike other Web search tools, EchoSearch...
Jul 23
[MD1] Apple's Search for new CEO
Apple Retains Heidrick & Struggles for its Search of a New CEO. CUPERTINO, Calif.--July 22, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has retained Heidrick & Struggles, Inc., a global executive search firm specialized in CEO assignments, to assist it in its search for a new CEO. Heidrick & Struggles will work closely with the search committee established by the Board. Based upon the profile defined by this search committee, the firm will seek a world-class technology industry executive, both a strong leader and a hands-on manager, with a successful sales and marketing background, an established industry knowledge and reputation, and the ability to create, execute and inspire. The global search will be led by John T. Thompson, vice chairman of Heidrick & Struggles, which has successfully recruited executives such as Lou Gerstner at IBM, George Fisher at Eastman Kodak, Ray Lane at Oracle, and Mort Topfer at Dell. Though the Board and the firm...
Jul 22
[MD1] PreFab Text Machine
From: ssl@prefab.com (Scott S. Lawton) Subject: Text Machine beta1, pattern search & replace Text Machine offers the power of pattern-matching search & replace, made simple using plain English keywords such as "letter", "digit" and "punctuation". It works with Frontier, AppleScript, Tango and any other software that can send Apple events. Text Machine includes a full set of pattern verbs (replace, extract, locate & match) and supports the standard document verbs (make, open, save, close). Applications include: - web publishing (e.g. convert to and from HTML, extract URLs) - print publishing (clean up text before importing) - database import (extract fields from text, e.g. city, state, zip from a single line) - web database (reformat data before posting) - electronic-mail (convert addresses to a consistent format, create context-sensitive replies) - document management (search multiple files) The beta1 version of Text Machine is now available for $75, including free...
Jul 22
[MD1] Mac OS 8 Ships!
Apple Introduces Mac OS 8-Most Significant Macintosh Operating System Release Since 1984 Milestone Operating System Upgrade Features Improved User Experience, Best-of-Class Internet Integration, Industry Leading Multimedia, and Enhanced Performance and Stability CUPERTINO, Calif.-July 22, 1997-Apple Computer, Inc. today introduced Mac OS 8, the latest operating system software release for the Macintosh-and the most significant Mac OS upgrade since 1984. Mac OS 8 also represents the latest milestone in the Company's dual operating system strategy which includes the delivery of ongoing Mac OS releases and system updates, as well as Rhapsody, the code name for Apple's next-generation operating system. Mac OS 8 includes a multitude of new features and technologies to offer customers an improved user experience with increased productivity and efficiency, greatly simplified Internet access and leading-edge tools, state-of-the-art multimedia capabilities, and enhanced performance and...
Jul 22
[MD1] Macintosh VRML Support
Contacts: Marisa Shumway Intervista Software, Inc. Ph: 415-543-8765, ext. 244 Email: mshumway@intervista.com INTERVISTA SOFTWARE LAUNCHES MACINTOSH VERSION OF ITS INDUSTRY-ACCLAIMED WORLDVIEW 2.0 Intervista Delivers On High Demand for Macintosh VRML Support SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., July 21, 1997-- Intervista Software, a leading provider of three-dimensional interactive software for the Internet, today announced the Macintosh operating system (OS) version of its successful WorldView 2.0 software, the companys Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML)-based Internet browser. "The immediate availability of the much-anticipated Macintosh version will empower users with the ability to create and experience interactive 3D content and applications for the Internet and private Intranets," said Tony Parisi, president and chief technology officer at Intervista Software. "The number of VRML worlds on the Internet is exploding and until now, Macintosh users have been unable to view them. We...
Jul 21
[MD1] CodeWarrior for BeOS, Release 3
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Gordy Davies Metrowerks Inc. (512) 873-4797 gdavies@metrowerks.com METROWERKS SHIPS CODEWARRIOR FOR BeOS RELEASE 3 AUSTIN, Texas -July 21, 1997- Metrowerks Inc. (NASDAQ: MTWKF, TSE/ME:MWK), one of the world's leading providers of software development tools, today announced they are now shipping a new release of CodeWarrior for BeOS, the Be-native version of its award-winning Integrated Development Environment (IDE). CodeWarrior for BeOS Release 3 includes CodeWarrior's BeOS-native IDE and PowerPC compilers used to build software applications for the BeOS, which runs on the BeBox personal computer manufactured by Be Inc. and many other PowerPC-based systems. A significant addition in Release 3 is Java 1.02 support with JIT for developing and running Java projects on the BeOS. Other features include scripting support, multiple concurrent compiles, source level debugging, an editor with syntax coloring and styling, headers and libraries, reference...
Jul 18
[MD1] QuickInstaller 1.1
We delayed sending this message due to the InterNIC problems yesterday. InterNIC's error caused an estimated 30% of all mail to all .com and .net domains to bounce for users worldwide. We figured we wouldn't add to the problem. :)
Jul 18
[MD1] Lasso 2.0
We delayed sending this message due to the InterNIC problems yesterday. InterNIC's error caused an estimated 30% of all mail to all .com and .net domains to bounce for users worldwide. We figured we wouldn't add to the problem. :) Lasso 2.0 provides full support for FileMaker Pro features such as repeating fields and related records via portals. What's more, Lasso was the first and remains the only FileMaker Pro Web-enabling solution that contains built-in email forwarding capabilities. Winning Methodology Lasso 2.0 operates on the principle of easily editable HTML files which contain all database integration commands and dynamic page generation instructions alongside standard HTML page elements. This extended HTML mark-up "language" is referred to as the Lasso Dynamic Markup Language (LDML). The LDML method has proven itself superior to thousands of users who quickly outgrow cumbersome and limited "wizard-like" approaches to database integration. Lasso users operate in their HTML...
Jul 16
[MD1] Apple 3Q Results-Better than expected
Apple Reports Third Fiscal Quarter Results CUPERTINO, Calif.--July 16, 1997--Apple Computer, Inc. today announced financial results for the Company's fiscal 1997 third quarter ended June 27, 1997. Revenues for the quarter were $1.7 billion, compared to $1.6 billion in the quarter ended March 28, 1997 and $2.2 billion in the quarter ended June 28, 1996. International sales accounted for 53 percent of total revenues in the current quarter. Gross margins for the quarter were 20.0 percent, compared to 18.9 percent in the March quarter and 18.5 percent in the year-ago quarter. The Company recorded a net loss for the quarter of $56 million, or $(.44) per share, compared to a net loss of $708 million, or $(5.64) per share in the March quarter and a net loss of $32 million, or $(.26) per share, in the year-ago quarter. The Company's loss from operations was $60 million, representing a significant sequential improvement from the loss from operations of $186 million, exclusive of charges for...
Jul 16
[MD1] SkyWeyr
For Immediate Release Media and Investor Contact: Tom Biddulph SkyWeyr Technologies Inc. 510-237-8349 bid@skyweyr.com SkyWeyr Ships LiveIndex An Interactive Java Navigation Tool for Websites EL CERRITO, Calif. - SkyWeyr Technologies Inc. announced the release of LiveIndex(tm), which enables website visitors to interact with an intuitive and familiar view of a website. Using an interactive file/folder metaphor similar to the one used by the Macintosh Finder and Windows Explorer, users can quickly navigate complex websites and HTML documentation. By default, LiveIndex picks the type of view (Macintosh or Windows) that is most appropriate for the user. Tom Biddulph, founder of SkyWeyr, commented that "No longer do web surfers need to repeatedly click through pages of HTML to find the information they are interested in. LiveIndex allows them to quickly and easily locate exactly what they are looking for." LiveIndex release 1.0 is primarily targeted at content creators and webmasters who...
Jul 16
[MD1] SmartMap v1.1
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JULY 15, 1997 Press Contact: Jim Danbury, President Digital Prairie, Inc. (800) 603-6265 (toll-free) OR (708) 354-0515 info@digitalprairie.com http://www.digitalprairie.com/ DIGITAL PRAIRIE ANNOUNCES SMARTMAP VERSION 1.1 NEW VERSION ADDS MORE FEATURES, IMPROVES COMPATIBILITY La Grange, IL -- July 15, 1997 -- Digital Prairie, Inc. announces the immediate availability of version 1.1 of its first WebSTAR plug-in, SmartMap. SmartMap is the best W*API imagemap plug-in available. It supports both CERN and NCSA-format imagemaps, and can convert existing server-side imagemaps to client-side imagemaps automatically! New features of SmartMap 1.1 include: - Reads extra (AREA) attributes from map file comments This really cool feature allows you to include extra attributes for client-side imagemap (AREA) tags in the comments of your server-side ".map" files, and SmartMap will insert them automatically. Now your SmartMap-converted client-side imagemaps can...
Jul 15
[MD1] WebObjects Training by Apple/CodeFab
Apple and CodeFab Enters Web Objects Training Agreement Cupertino, Calif.--July 15, 1997--CodeFab, Inc. and Apple Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) have announced an agreement to deliver training programs on Apple's WebObjects web development platform. As a training provider for WebObjects, CodeFab will create and deliver courses on the WebObjects product line with training rights in the New York City area and the opportunity to conduct private classes in North America. "CodeFab is an Apple Enterprise Alliance Program Member that has been creating and delivering training classes on WebObjects, and providing WebObjects consulting services. Creating a training provider relationship with CodeFab provides Apple's customers in the New York City area with one-stop shopping for their WebObjects software and services," according to Sara Benson, director of WebObjects and OpenStep customer training for Apple. "I'm very excited to be working with Apple," said Alex Cone, president of CodeFab, Inc. "...
Jul 15
[MD1] WebSTAR 2.1 Released
Press Contact: naomi@well.com StarNine Technologies is proud to announce the release of WebSTAR 2.1. This upgrade, free to all WebSTAR 2.0 users, offers a number of new features, and fixes server bugs revealed by the latest versions of Netscape Navigator and Communicator. For the greatest reliability and browser compatibility, this upgrade is recommended for all WebSTAR sites. WebSTAR 2.0 users can download the WebSTAR 2.1 Updater archive at (http://www.starnine.com/webstar/webstarupdates.html). Current users of WebSTAR 1.X are invited to take advantage of our 'Macworld Expo' upgrade price of $149 by contacting our sales department or ordering online (available now through 8/15/97). Evaluation copies are also available at (http://www.starnine.com/webstar/). Some of the exciting, new features and enhancements in WebSTAR 2.1 include: - Support for new HTTP date formats (RFC 822/1123) - Support for cache flushing at user-specified intervals - Ability to perform automated server restarts...
Jul 15
[MD1] Stalker adds Anti-Spamming to Mail Server
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Stalker Software adds Anti-Spamming features to its mail server products. MILL VALLEY, Calif., July 14, 1997 - Filling yet another need in the world of Internet Email, Stalker Software, Inc. has just released its latest feature, Anti-Spamming, for both the CommuniGate Messaging System and the Stalker Internet Mail Server. The new feature is especially popular for Internet Service Providers as they suffer the most from senders of bulk E-mail (spammers). Not only do Spam offenders fill mailboxes that ISPs maintain for their clients, but they also abuse ISP mail servers, using them as relays to distribute bulk E-mail all over the world. Anti-spam features are included into the both Stalker SMTP products: the commercial CommuniGate SMTP module, and into the freeware Stalker Internet Mail Server (SIMS). The first feature allows the server administrator to put the network addresses of spammer hosts into the server Black List: all connections from those hosts are...
Jul 15
[MD1] Diba's Information Appliance Technology
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 1997 Editorial Contact: Sara Payne/Deb Fry (515) 223-8000 Microware Systems Corporation sarap@microware.com/debf@microware.com Ellen MacDermid (415) 482-3412 Diba, Inc. ellen@diba.com Microware and Diba Announce Immediate Availability of Integrated Internet Solution for Information Appliances DES MOINES, Iowa -- Microware Systems Corporation (Nasdaq: MWAR), a leader in system software technology for embedded and consumer appliance markets, today announced that they have selected Diba, Inc.'s Information Appliance technology as the preferred solution for customers interested in creating Internet-enabled devices. Beginning immediately, manufacturers of Internet-enabled televisions, set-top boxes, network computers, and smart telephones can purchase this integrated Internet software solution consisting of Microware's OS-9 real-time operating system and the Diba Information Appliance Suite, Version 2.0. "Diba and Microware are coordinating efforts to bring...
Jul 15
[MD1] Apple Computer bundles EveryWare's Tango Enterprise...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 1997 Press contact: Jeff Hendry EveryWare Development Inc. (905) 819-1173 ext. 262 jhendry@everyware.com Apple Computer bundles EveryWare's Tango Enterprise and Butler SQL Leading-edge Web development tools from EveryWare Development Inc., chosen for the Apple Internet Server Solution Mississauga, Ontario--July 15, 1997--EveryWare Development Inc. (ASE: EVE) has reached a software distribution agreement with Apple Computer Inc. The agreement is to bundle Tango Enterprise and Butler SQL, EveryWare's intranet rapid application development tool and relational database management system with the Apple Internet Server Solution. Apple Computer Inc., of Cupertino, CA (http://www.apple.com/) is focused on providing a complete solution to organizations in business, education, or publishing that want to establish a significant presence on the Web. The Apple Internet Server Solution, which is one of three available software solutions for Apple's Workgroup Server...
Jul 14
[MD1] OpenDoor-AFP Engage/InfoMac Archives
FOR RELEASE JULY 14, 1997 Contact: Charles McHenry 541-772-2382 cmchenry@opendoor.com OPEN DOOR NETWORKS SIMPLIFIES ACCESS TO MACINTOSH FILES THROUGH THE INTERNET "AFP ENGAGE!" ENHANCES APPLESHARE FILE SERVERS ASHLAND, OR. -- July 14, 1997 -- Open Door Networks Inc. today announced shipment of its new AFP Engage! product. AFP Engage! is a Macintosh application which gives users point-and-click access to AFP (Apple Filing Protocol) servers in Internet, intranet and AppleTalk environments. Working with popular Web browsers, email readers and other Internet applications, AFP Engage's point-and-click access lets users mount remote AppleShare volumes directly on their desktop, simply by clicking on AFP URLs (universal resource locators). Information within those volumes is then available through the Macintosh's traditional drag-and-drop user interface. AFP URLs can also be saved as bookmarks and managed through any standard bookmark manager. "Open Door's AFP Engage! product helps...
Jul 14
[MD1] Nombas' JavaScript compatible interpreter
Nombas has developed a JavaScript compatible interpreter that you can include in your application or embedded system. This interpreter developer's kit is called the ScriptEase:Integration SDK. Using an interpreter in your application means you get: Faster Application Development More Flexible Applications Easier Portability Improved Code Reuse The ScriptEase:Integration SDK allows you to embed into your C/C++ application a fully functional, JavaScript compatible, script language interpreter. You get the full power of an interpreter engine without the time, engineering and hardware resources normally required when developing your own macro language interpreter. The ScriptEase Interpreter offers all the flow control operators: if, else, while, do/while, for switch, and goto. Also included are the pre-processor directives, #include, #if, #ifdef, #else #ifel, #endif, #define. With The ScriptEase:Integration SDK you can allow access to your applications' functions and...
Jul 13
[MD1] Targeting Mac OS manual
From: MWRon@metrowerks.com (MW Ron) Subject: [ANN] Targeting Mac OS manual Errata CodeWarriors, There is a release of the Targeting Mac OS manual pp. 88-89 errata available now or soon for downloading from http://www.metrowerks.com/tools/software/updates/ or ftp://ftp.metrowerks.com/pub/updates/ ftp://ftp2.metrowerks.com/pub/updates/ If you are connecting from europe, you may want to try the mirror at: (ftp://ftp.promo.de/pub/Metrowerks/mirror/updates/) Targeting Mac OS manual pp. 88-89 Released on 07/09/1997 This file updates Table 5.1 and Table 5.2 with the correct information. If you tried to produce a monolithic shared library following the tables as they appeared in the Targeting Mac OS manual, you would get link errors and other problems.
Jul 13
[MD1] MSL C++ Reference errata
From: MWRon@metrowerks.com (MW Ron) Subject: [ANN] MSL C++ Reference Errata CodeWarriors, There is a release of the MSL C++ Reference errata available now for downloading from http://www.metrowerks.com/tools/documentation/updates.html or ftp://ftp.metrowerks.com/pub/updates/ ftp://ftp2.metrowerks.com/pub/updates/ If you are connecting from europe, you may want to try the mirror at: (ftp://ftp.promo.de/pub/Metrowerks/mirror/updates/) *(7/9/97) Guides and examples for adapting the various template container classes, where CodeWarrior MSL 2.1.2 deviates from the standard methodology.
Jul 11
[MD1] Virtual Domain Manager version 2.1
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Susan Marlett ClearWay Technologies 617-973-5024 marlett@clearway.com CLEARWAY TECHNOLOGIES SHIPS FIRESITE VIRTUAL DOMAIN MANAGER 2.1 WITH INTEGRATED BILLING STATISTICS -- FireSite Virtual Domain Manager Works With All Browsers & Search Engines, Requires Only A Single IP Address; Now Includes Billing Statistics. -- Boston, MA., July, 11, 1997 -- ClearWay Technologies, Inc. today announced an updated version of its FireSite(tm) Virtual Domain Manager, the Web's most advanced system for hosting multiple 'virtual Web sites' on a single server, using a single IP address. Version 2.1 now provides cumulative and resettable statistics for customer billing. Free demos are available: (http://www.clearway.com/VDM/info.html) "There are two halves to hosting 'Virtual Web Sites'-- serving the right page for each request is one part, and making Web hosting work as a business is the other part," said Mark Kriegsman, president of ClearWay Technologies...
Jul 11
[MD1] FireSite for ISDN
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Susan Marlett ClearWay Technologies 617-973-5024 marlett@clearway.com CLEARWAY TECHNOLOGIES SHIPS FIRESITE WEB SITE ACCELERATOR 2.1 OPTIMIZED FOR ISDN-BASED WEB SERVERS -- FireSite Now Also Optimized for 56K-128K ISDN-Based Web Servers -- Boston, MA., July 11, 1997 -- ClearWay Technologies, Inc. today announced an updated version of its FireSite(tm) Web Site Accelerator, which contains special optimizations for ISDN-based Web servers. When used with ISDN lines running at speeds from 56Kbps to 128Kbps, FireSite 2.1 can sustain page delivery speeds exceeding 500Kbps, and can increase Web site "traffic capacity" by 400-800%. FireSite 2.1 also can now operated in conjunction with "virtual ISDN connections". Free Demos are available from (http://www.clearway.com/pages/demos.html) "We've received a huge amount of interest from Webmasters using ISDN lines. They're looking for higher performance and higher traffic capacity, without the immediate cost...
Jul 10
[MD1] 1st Network Wallet for E-Commerce
ANNOUNCING THE WORLD'S FIRST NETWORK WALLET FOR E-COMMERCE The First Software-Free Wallet for Internet Shopping PALO ALTO, Calif. July 10, 1997 -- BlueMoney Software Corporation, an electronic commerce venture, today announced the world's first Network Wallet (tm) technology to facilitate Internet shopping, allowing consumers to store their payment preferences for frequent shopping online. BlueMoney's new technology has been launched under the "BlueMoney Wallet" brand, and it operates as a free payment service to all people who use the Internet for shopping. "Prior technologies have posed real problems for the average consumer," said John Sweet, Chairman and CEO of the BlueMoney Software Corporation. "But now it's time for the Internet to start working for people, and the BlueMoney Wallet is a step in that direction." The BlueMoney Wallet provides consumers with the most convenient online payment process available today. After saving their payment preferences, such as credit...
Jul 10
[MD1] BeyondPress 3.0
Astrobyte Releases BeyondPress 3.0 New product provides WYSIWYG Web page creation in QuarkXPress For Immediate Release -- July 11, 1997 Denver - Astrobyte today announced the release of BeyondPress 3.0 for MacOS, the latest version of its Web authoring XTension for QuarkXPress. The 3.0 version includes all the document-conversion features of its predecessor, and adds powerful Web page authoring and management tools. Previously unannounced features of the new release include integrated online help, an evaluation version of Netscape Communicator, and a reduced price, to US$495 worldwide. WYSIWYG Authoring for Quark Users With BeyondPress 3.0, designers can create Web pages with the familiar tools of QuarkXPress, the world's leading page design software. Using the Cascading Style Sheet support of Microsoft Internet Explorer and Netscape Communicator, plus Bitstream's TrueDoc font technology, BeyondPress converts stylized text in a QuarkXPress document to formatted HTML, retaining the...
Jul 10
[MD1] 5 free weeks of Create
For Immediate Release For more information, please contact: Katie Graunke info@stone.com 505-345-4800 http://www.stone.com Stone Design Announces Free 5 Week Trial Period for Create(TM) 4.2 Rhapsody Philadelphia, PA -- Stone Design, a longtime leader in the NeXT/OpenStep marketplace, announced availability of Create 4.2 PR3 for Rhapsody today. Create is the full-featured design, layout and drawing application, and has been shipping for over 8 years. This version of Create will run on Apple's new Macintosh operating system code named "Rhapsody", as well as on OpenStep. It is the first application to ship for Rhapsody. "Create was designed for the free-thinking Macintosh community" said Andrew Stone, CEO of Stone Design. "Since we believe in try before you buy, we are offering 5 free weeks of Create so you can have the Power yourself!" Current OpenStep users, such as everyone who attended WWDC and received "Prelude to Rhapsody" can use Create now. Otherwise, contact 1-800-TRY-NEXT to...
Jul 09
[MD1] Gil Amelio Resigns
Apple Board Announces the Resignation of Chairman and CEO Gil Amelio CUPERTINO, Calif.--July 9, 1997--Apple today announced that Dr. Gilbert F. Amelio, after consultation with Apple's board of directors, has resigned his positions as chairman of the board and chief executive officer, and that the Company is initiating a search for a new CEO. Until a new CEO is hired, Fred Anderson, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will assume additional responsibilities for the Company's day-to-day operations, working closely with the board and the executive management team, which includes: Fred Anderson - executive vice president and chief financial officer Guerrino De Luca - executive vice president, Marketing Dave Manovich - executive vice president, Worldwide Sales and Service Jack Douglas - senior vice president, General Counsel and Secretary Jim McCluney - senior vice president, Operations Jon Rubinstein - senior vice president, Hardware Engineering Avie Tevanian - senior...
Jul 09
[MD1] MacTech Reports Growing Readership
MacTech Reports Growing Readership Westlake Village, Calif.,-- July 9, 1997 -- Xplain Corporation today announced that it's publication, MacTech magazine, focusing on Macintosh programmers and developers, has shown sizable growth over the past year. Evaluating both the past 6 and 12 month periods, MacTech's distribution has been increasing in a wide variety of ways. In addition to the number of subscribers growing, more copies have been shipped and bought on the newsstand. Also, there's been an increase in the number of back issues purchased, as well as the number of future issues owed to subscribers. Not only have the numbers increased domestically, but they've jumped internationally as well. MacTech is now read in 64 countries, up from 52. And, MacTech Japan has been so wildly successful since it was launched as a bi-monthly magazine in April 1997, the publication is moving to a monthly schedule starting in October. "People have been concerned about Apple, but what we see is a lot...
 
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