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Adobe forges ahead with Flash 11 as industry turns away

Flash Player 11 and AIR 3 are announced just as Microsoft chooses HTML5 over plug-ins like Flash in Metro version of IE10

Apple releases updates for Compressor, Motion

Apple's primary focus on Tuesday may have been the 10.0.1 Final Cut Pro X update, but Compressor and Motion haven't been left out in the cold. Both applications have received updates, to versions 4.0.1 and 5.0.1 respectively, and the company has additionally released a package of ProApps QuickTime Codecs for all three applications.

Apple starts to fine-cut Final Cut Pro X

If you've been skeptical over Apple's ground-up rewrite of Final Cut Pro, Tuesday's 10.0.1 update may well spur you to give the software another shot: The company has not only restored several much-needed features for professionals within the application, it's also offering non-linear editors a free 30-day trial and PDF booklet to help transition from Final Cut Studio.

Introducing Macworld's new creative, business, and digital photo newsletters

Macworld has Introduced three additional newsletters, targeted at creative, business, and digital photography enthusiasts.

Echoing Apple, Microsoft bans Flash from Metro IE10 in Windows 8

Microsoft will not support browser plug-ins, including Adobe's Flash, in one of the two versions of Internet Explorer to be bundled with Windows 8.

Flash Server update brings iOS support, eases tensions

Adobe has released the latest version of Flash Media Server, which includes the ability to stream content to iOS devices. It may not be the end of the war, but it's a step towards peace.

Ambrosia releases Soundboard for iPad

Ambrosia Software on Friday released an iPad edition of Soundboard, its sound-effects utility for podcasters, broadcasters, and other live performers.

Remains of the Day: Another satisfied customer survey

The iPhone has once again proved that consumers can get some satisfaction. Elsewhere, Google has scooped up a Yelp rival that's decidedly old school, and Apple's making new inroads into charity.

The iTunes Store and the Towson Hack

Lex Friedman and Dan Moren discuss the problem some iTunes users have reported where their gift card balances are being drained by unwanted purchases.

Adobe's Digital Publishing Suite will support iOS 5 Newsstand feature

Adobe has announced that its Digital Publishing Suite will support the Newsstand feature in iOS.

Apple puts Final Cut Studio back on sale

In a somewhat surprising move from the folks in Cupertino, non-linear editors and filmmakers can once again purchase Apple's now-outdated Final Cut Studio through the company's telesales number.

QuarkXPress App Studio arrives

App Studio's integrated toolset lets designers create branded apps for the iPad, distribute apps through Apple's App Store, and design and publish content for purchase and download from within the apps.

Apple issues updates for Boot Camp, iMac graphics firmware

Apple on Wednesday released updates to fix issues in Lion with Boot Camp and with certain iMacs' graphics cards.

Motion FX uses Lion to add video effects in real time

Autodesk on Wednesday launched Motion FX, a new video effects application that uses the face-tracking technology of OS X Lion to create exotic images using your computer's camera.

First Look: Adobe's Muse code-free website designer

Muse transports the page-layout paradigm to the Web intact and offers features that make it an exciting new tool for creating sophisticated, interactive sites.