IMSI/Design Announces Upgrade to Best-Selling TurboCAD Mac

Leading Retail CAD Software Now Available as a Universal Application
for Powerful Intel-Based Macs, Includes More Than
Two Dozen New Features and Enhancements

NOVATO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) — IMSI/Design, the global
leader in retail CAD, announced the release of TurboCAD MAC Version 2
as a Universal application for Mac OS X version 10.4 Tiger, which
enables it to run natively on both PowerPC- and Intel-based Macs.

“So much of what’s included in TurboCAD MAC Version 2 was inspired by
our enthusiastic Mac customers,” said Bob Mayer, Chief Operating
Officer of IMSI/Design. “It’s fun working with such an active and
involved CAD community. We are pleased to deliver TurboCAD Mac as a
Universal application so that these customers can take advantage of
the high performance and optimum productivity of the latest
Intel-based Apple hardware.”

“Innovative tools from Apple such as XCode give developers the
ability to quickly and easily create Universal versions of their
applications,” said Ron Okamoto, Vice President of Worldwide
Developer Relations at Apple. “We’re thrilled when high performance
software like IMSI/Design’s Universal version of TurboCAD MAC is able
to join the thousands of Universal applications now available for our
super fast Intel-based Macs.”

Created for the home designer that demands power, value, and
ease-of-use, TurboCAD MAC Version 2 builds on the comprehensive 2D
drafting, intuitive user interface, and outstanding drawing
performance introduced in Version 1 a year ago. TurboCAD MAC Version
2 contains over two dozen powerful new features and enhancements,
including a new double line tool, improved AutoCAD DXF and DFG file
support, updated fractional unit and dimensional display, improved
drawing snaps, and a new ability to define Multiple User preferences
and settings.

TurboCAD MAC Version 2 is available at leading retailers including
Apple Retail Stores, MicroCenter, CompUSA, Fry’s, Office Depot and, and is also available directly from IMSI/Design. Version
2 has a retail price of $99.95 in the U.S. Visit for
additional product information.

About IMSI/Design

IMSI/Design is the global leader in retail CAD (Computer Aided
Design). IMSI/Design products include the award-winning TurboCAD,
DesignCAD, and FloorPlan families of precision design applications.
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