Announcements - Latest Releases

Fortunate Bear Acquires Pandora from Positive Spin Media

May 21, 2012 - Fortunate Bear today announces that it is has acquired Pandora, an image and media search tool for Mac OS X, from Positive Spin Media. Fortunate Bear has rechristened the application Skyscraper, and will renew development. Fortunate Bear will support existing Pandora 2.x customers. A new version of Skyscraper is available now for immediate download. Version 2.7.2 is a minor update, and free for customers who purchased Skyscraper through Positive Spin Media's store.


Tiffen Dfx v3 Adds Support for Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5

May 17, 2012 - The leader in still and motion digital filters and effects expands host support for its multi award-winning Dfx solution to include FCP 10.0.4 and Motion 5.0.3. Through a global distribution partnership with Digital Film Tools, a developer of visual effects tools, Tiffen provides the creative community access to an unprecedented breadth and depth of award-winning visual effects products with special production bundles that can be purchased only through Tiffen and DFT.


SMEStorage announce their Cloud File Server supports HP Cloud Services

May 11, 2012 - SMEStorage today announced that the SMEStorage hybrid Cloud File Server is now available to be used with HP Cloud Services. Perfect for small to medium businesses, SMEStorage has delivered its Cloud File Server product to be used by customers who have provisioned HP Cloud Services. The Cloud File Server features a multi-tenant file server solution for teams with a rich web interface and native clients that include Mac, Windows, Linux and all mobile devices.


FBCUSL gets unprecedented website traffic to its clientele

Apr 30, 2012 - Website traffic is a major and decisive aspect for the success of a business site. In the present scenario any type or genre of web business does have to depend a lot on what amount of website traffic is being pushed to the site. The more the traffic ratio the better are the chances for conversion into a successful sale. Therefore every entity which is there in the domain of web business wish to consider on magnificent as well a less costly measures to generate huge traffic loads for the site.


Film Stocks Now Available for Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5

Apr 26, 2012 - Digital Film Tools, developer of visual effects software, today announced that its Film Stocks plug-in now supports Apple Final Cut Pro X and Motion 5. Existing Film Stocks video/film plug-in customers will receive this upgrade at no charge. Film Stocks offers a wide range of preset looks as well as the necessary controls to create analog film stock presets from scratch, including color correction, curves, colored filters, sharpness, diffusion, vignetting and film grain.


Mariner Software Celebrates 22 Year Anniversary

Apr 25, 2012 - In 1990, the spreadsheet application and subsequent namesake - Mariner - was released in the U.S. for Mac OS 6. Fast forward to 2012 and, rare amongst software companies, Mariner Software is celebrating 22 years in business. Mariner has continually developed and republished award-winning software for the Mac, Windows and iOS. The result is a diverse line of creative writing and productivity applications - and a passionate following. Mariner is celebrating with a 50% off sale in its eStore.


MacMate launched to replace Apple's MobileMe

Apr 24, 2012 - The acclaimed Mac specialist ISP MacAce launches it's new MacMate service; web hosting, cloud storage and email in one easy-to-use package. MacMate is designed as a replacement for Apple's MobileMe service which Apple are discontinuing on June 30th. MacMate's hosting capability allows multiple domains and one-click publishing from iWeb as well as drag-and-drop or FTP access to the webspace. The MacMate disk sits on the users desktop just like a real disk.


Industry Leaders Tiffen And Digital Film Tools Join Creative Forces

Apr 17, 2012 - The Tiffen Company is pleased to announce a global distribution partnership with Digital Film Tools, a developer of visual effects tools. Both companies hold impressive reputations and are among a small group to have a rich history that runs deep with creative and technical expertise, attaining the industry's highest accolades including Emmy's for both technical and artistic achievements. The new distribution arrangement provides the creative community access to an unprecedented technology.


EditShare Redefines Shared Storage

Apr 16, 2012 - Today at NAB 2012, booth SL9012, EditShare - the technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions - announced that all EditShare shared storage systems now include powerful Flow production asset management capabilities plus Ark backup and archiving technology at no additional charge. EditShare seamlessly integrates high-performance shared storage solutions - XStream, Energy and the newly announced Atom - with video ingest, media asset management, and archive.