IBM Dips Into Nvidia Chip Biz

IBM Corp. and NVIDIA have announced a multi-year strategic alliance that will see IBM manufacturing NVIDIA’s next-generation GeForce graphics processor units. The agreement will ... Continue Reading →

Nelvana Gets More Bang With Toon Boom

Montreal-based 2D animation software supplier Toon Boom Technologies has entered into a long-term partnership with Corus Ent.’s Nelvana Ltd. Using its newly launched USAnimation ... Continue Reading →

Turbo Squid Releases Kaydara’s HumanIK Plug-in for 3ds max

Online digital marketplace Turbo Squid (www.turbosquid.com) is offering Kaydara’s HumanIK, a Discreet-certified 3ds max plug-in for character animation. The is now available for ... Continue Reading →

Right Hemisphere Releases Deep Paint 2

Visual solutions software provider Right Hemisphere has released the next generation of the award-winning Deep Paint software. The new version features a more user-friendly interface ... Continue Reading →

Turbo Squid and Kaydara Form New FBX Community for 3D Digital Assets

Turbo Squid and Kaydara Inc. today announced that a new Kaydara FBX Community has been added to Turbo Squid’s quickly growing web site. With over 700 active FBX models, scenes, ... Continue Reading →

Metrowerks Pushes New Nintendo Development Hardware

Metrowerks, creator of CodeWarrior software for developers, is distributing Nintendo’s new GameCube development tool. TDEV, essentially a GameCube unit with network capability, ... Continue Reading →

Armaverse Lets the Dogs Out

Armaverse, a provider of lower-cost metal armature kits for stop-motion animation, has introduced its new Phase 3 dog line. The kits provide all the parts needed to construct a variety ... Continue Reading →

AnarkDigital Launched

Anark Corp., creator of the 3D multimedia authoring software, Anark Studio, has formed AnarkDigital, a design house specializing in the development of broadcast-quality interactive ... Continue Reading →

IStopMotion V. 0.3 Released

While the emergence of digital technology spelled out the death of stop-motion animation in big budget effects work, it has also given birth to a resurgence in people getting involved ... Continue Reading →

Artists Get Bent into Shape

Three artists have combined forces to launch Bent Image Lab, an animation house and hybrid live action production studio headquartered in Portland, OR. Each skilled in different disciplines, ... Continue Reading →