Adobe Soundbooth 1.0b2 released: Now Leopard-compatible
New and Noteworthy: Why no PowerPC support in Soundbooth?; "Why I Sold Apple"; more
Software maker announces the immediate availability of its latest bundle of professional graphics and media applications. Suite versions range in price from $1,699 to $2,499.
The company said it will debut CS4, an update to its flagship software bundle which includes Photoshop and Illustrator, on September 23.
Trials of early versions of the next Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Soundbooth are available for download at Adobe Labs.
Effort called CinemaDNG tries to set standard for digital video file formats. Also at NAB 2008, Adobe adds speech transcription to video metadata.
Apple's Mac 10.5 operating system didn't outpace its predecessor, Tiger, in tests by CNET's Labs, though interface tweaks make it easier to multitask.
Adobe Creative Suite 3 (#2): Installation problems; Photoshop CS3 beta (and others) must be uninstalled before installation
Company looks to cement its leadership among creative professionals with an upgrade that integrates Web design with multimedia editing. Images: Inside Creative Suite 3