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Animation-Ish promises "Do-It-Yourself" animation

Animation-Ish is a new software application aimed at kids who want to learn how to do animation on their Mac.

MacFamilyTree adds 3D to new public beta

MacFamilyTree has been updated, adding 3D and other enhancements to the genealogy application.

Doozla introduces kids to vector graphics

Doozla is a new vector drawing app for kids. The software features four different “creativity” modes — drawing, coloring in, draw on background and webcam drawing.

Kaplan, Aspyr team up for new SAT prep video games

Kaplan and Aspyr are collaborating on video games to reinforce lessons learned in Kaplan's SAT test prep courses, for Mac, PC and DS.

eMedia Music teaches kids to play piano

My Piano is a new instructional software designed to help kids six and older play the piano.

Apimac Japanese-English Dictionary ‘08 released

Apimac's Japanese-English Dictionary '08 gets some Leopard fixes and other changes, and is a free update for registered users.

MacProVideo releases new Motion, GarageBand tutorials

MacProVideo releases two new tutorials for Motion and GarageBand.

Gates: Next decade will bring huge software advances

Bill Gates said advances in software and computing will accelerate significantly in the next decade.

SmartMusic music tutoring software supports Leopard

SmartMusic, the subscription-based music tutoring software, is now Leopard-compatible and sports other enhancements.

Vex robotics let Mac students program wirelessly

Vex Robotics has introduced a new Wi-Fi controller kit that enables Mac users to program robots.

Expo: CrystlaMaker adds animation features in version 8

The latest version of the tool for visualizing crystalline and molecular structures lets users animate changes to demonstrate how molecules transform during chemical reactions.

Expo Notes: Everything old is new again for Software MacKiev

The software developer with a knack for breathing life into aging or abandoned software has two new makeovers on display at Expo: Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing and HyperStudio.

Expo Notes: Getting creative at Expo

Heather Kelly shares a few of her favorite sights from the Expo show floor, all of which have a creative bent.