Ottawa based Parliant Corporation today introduces Echoes 1.0 for OS X. Echoes makes it easy to send quick voice announcements to other Macs running Echoes on your local network. Echoes puts an icon in your menu bar where you just choose “Announce,” speak your announcement, and press return. Echoes can send announcements to a single person or to user-defined groups of people. Every Mac running Echoes can be a broadcaster or receiver, so replying is also quick and easy.
California based Red Giant today releases Shooter Suite 12.5, which includes new versions of two Shooter Suite products: PluralEyes 3.5 and Instant 4K. New to the suite is Denoiser II, Red Giant’s powerful video noise reduction tool. Also included are the recently updated BulletProof 1.2, as well as Frames and LUT Buddy. PluralEyes 3.5 brings expanded media support, more accuracy, drift correction and more to one of the editing industry’s most popular tools.
On the heels of Tim Cook’s MacBook Pro Retina refresh announcement, WaterField Designs unveils new custom sizes of two popular laptop bags; the 15-inch Outback Solo and 13-inch Indy; quality and style converge in these svelte carriers. The Outback Solo sports a rugged look, combining waxed canvas with premium leather. The Indy’s soft high-grade leather develops a rich patina over time. Both look professional enough for business meetings and fashionable enough for anywhere else.
Vanguard Custom Software today announced the next Design Studio training seminar for software developers on November 3-5, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET in New York City. This immersive three-day learning experience, held at the Basha Studio 34, will be led by veteran FileMaker Developer’s Conference speaker, Dr. Don Levan, president of Vanguard Custom Software. Participants will learn how to develop scenarios, find design patterns, sketch to develop ideas, prototype, test ideas and much more.
Excelisys, Inc. today announces eX-BizTracker 4.13, the next iteration of the popular flagship eX-File business productivity template for small- to medium-sized businesses. eX-BizTracker 4.13 maximizes the latest innovations in FileMaker Pro 13, resulting in a more feature-rich tool & adding more value to an already incredible “Jump-Start” FileMaker Pro template. New features in version 4.13 take advantage of FileMaker’s aggressive leap into the web and iOS/Mobile platform deployment strategies.
Bestsellers18 brings Vishal Thakkar’s new book, Balance Sheet: The Tale of Asset & Liability to the world’s largest and fastest global digital newsstand and book store, Magzter. ‘Balance Sheet- The Tale of Asset & Liability’ aims to allay any apprehensions one has on accounting; in this case balance sheets. It tells the story of any business transaction and you will find that this digital version serves as a great aid to understand how you can make the most of your financial statements.
Aquafadas has released its own app, Aquafadas Wave. Wave offers users a visual guide to get the most out of their Aquafadas Digital Publishing System. The app offers a wealth of useful advice on how to jump right into digital publishing and more. Graphic designers can access a set of issues on handy “Tips & Tricks” for creating engaging designs. Publishers can download the free iOS app and quickly discover how to create highly sophisticated, interactive content directly from InDesign.
Hunter Research and Technology is excited to offer its flagship augmented reality navigation app Theodolite for 50% off during a special sale. Theodolite is a multi-function viewfinder for iPhone and iPad that combines a compass, two-axis inclinometer, rangefinder, GPS, map, nav calculator, tracker, and geo-tag photo/movie camera into one indispensable app. Theodolite is great for outdoor enthusiasts, professionals, students, teachers, explorers, and high-tech gadget lovers.
Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 4.9.20, a feature update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Awarded 4 out of 5 starts by Computer Arts magazine, LinkOptimizer allows to reduce InDesign link size and speed up processing by eliminating excess image data. The software also performs image adjustments, converts formats and helps repurpose files for web and mobile devices. The new version supports the Preserve Details image resampling method in Photoshop CC and later.
California based Mobickus LLC today introduces skedCLoud 1.0.3, their new business app developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Aimed at independent professionals and small businesses, skedCloud is a cloud-based calendar and appointment manager app that is simple to use and secure. skedCloud focuses on brutally simple user experience while taking advantage of the latest in data encryption and cloud computing for reliable and secure access to user data anywhere, anytime, all the time.