It may only be a point release but that doesn't mean that Electric Rain,
makers of the #1 3D modeling software tool for Flash animators hasn't come
out swinging. What you'll find with this new release is a tight focus on the
rendering options in Swift 3D.
Quick Run Down on Swift 3D
First I have to admit I'm partial to Electric Rain's Swift 3D. To me, it has
always been the small product that stood shoulder to shoulder with the likes
of Soft Image, Max and the other big 3D boys. Swift 3D isn't the only Flash
4D design product on the market. It's simple the one outselling its
competition. According to erain.com over 40,000 developers have bought Swift
So what makes it special? The answer is lies with its focus; it's designed
for Flash animation by Flash animators. You see the Flash animation group
isn't like other groups. We have special wants and needs, a real de... (more)
Will Corporate America Embrace the iPhone?
Apple is a “change” company. Look at their track record: Mac II, iMac,
iPod and now the iPhone. What has not changed, however, is the view of Apple
a company that delivers only consumer based products. Apple simply is not
perceived as an Enterprise company. Apple is working to change this
perception. It is a slow process but something came along to change the pace:
Enterprise Tools coming to the iPhone
Apple is looking to “wow” the professional market. For this to be
successful, Apple meet certain base criteria. For instance... (more)
In this article you will find out why Expression Web is setting a new
standard for Web design and next generation Web Application development.
What is the “gap” Expression Web is filling?
In 2006 Microsoft began releasing a series of designer focused tools. The big
question was: Why? Adobe has the best tools, doesn’t it? There is no doubt
that Adobe’s tools are very good, what is clear, however, is that Microsoft
is taking design seriously for this to be accomplished Microsoft does need
tools that work well with their own tools. An immediate designer’s pain
point for Microsoft is ... (more)
The "Got Talent" franchise is world wide and is running in dozens of
countries (Simon Cowell must be making a fortune!!).
The Ukraine winner is Kseniya Simonova who won with this amazing animation.
If you look you will see that she is using only sand on top of a light
table. It is breathtaking.
This week AT&T will be launching it's latest service, MMS, for the iPhone.
The way it is being hyped in the media you would think that this was a really
exciting an innovative new feature. Wow, you can send a video via text! OMG,
ATT, my BFF.
Let's take a reality check here: other carriers have been offering MMS for
years in the US. MMS is not new. Apple was criticized in 2007 for not
included MMS, particularly when a camera has been included with the iPhone
since day one. The reason why MMS has not been available, it turns out, is
not Apple, but AT&T. But, September 25th if you... (more)