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Avid Media Composer 5.5 Upgrade info

February 28, 2011

Last week Avid announced that they would be releasing and shipping the newest version of Media Composer on March 8th – a full month before NAB! This is very exciting news and it created a flury of tweets, blog posts and discussions in user groups and forums. At last years NAB, Avid announced Media Composer Read More

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Thunderbolt in MacBook Pro: a new era for demanding video editors who prefer laptops

PVC TechnoTur by Allan Tepper Sound the trumpets! The 2-year mourning period that began in 2009 can finally end! As we have amply covered in multiple articles in ProVideo Coalition magazine, demanding online editing of multiple realtime HD video layers requires a high bandwidth connection to an external disk array, especially in the tapeless acquisition Read More

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Avid Elevates Home Video Creation with Expanded Lineup of Consumer Video Editing Solutions

February 25, 2011

New Avid Studio and Pinnacle Studio version 15 allow consumers to create professional-quality HD movies with technology trusted by top Hollywood editors Avid, today unveiled an expanded lineup of consumer video editing solutions with the introduction of an entirely new and powerful software offering, Avid Studio, as well as the latest release of its industry-leading Read More

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Intel's Thunderbolt: What you need to know (FAQ)

cnet by Josh Lowensohn Intel’s long-awaited Light Peak technology, now known formally as Thunderbolt, is finally available on its first consumer device, and the company today unveiled more details about when we’ll be seeing it in consumer PCs and gadgets. First unveiled at the Intel Developer Forum back in 2009, the data transfer tech promises Read More

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Avid Upgrades Media Composer Yet Again, to v. 5.5

Studio Daily by Scott Simmons When talking software I think of new versions in two ways: updates and upgrades. Updates are more like the smaller “dot” releases that take a piece of software from version 2.0 to 2.0.1 or 2.1. Then there’s upgrades that move a full version from 2.0 to 3.0. Somewhere in between Read More

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THUNDERBOLT™ TECHNOLOGY

Intel product Technology White Paper The Fastest Connection To Your PC Experience‡ From the company with the fastest processors comes the fastest way to get information in and out of your PC and peripheral devices.‡ At 10 Gbps, Thunderbolt™ technology gives you great responsiveness with high-speed data and display transfers in each direction—at the same Read More

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Freddy’s Big List of Relevant Avid Links

During my 11 years of working as Tech Support at Avid Sweden I have been continuously maintaining links for the most common and relevant questions regarding Avid Support, Video Tutorials, Downloads, Installation, Licensing, Compatibility, Workflows and Documentation. This PDF document has evolved to a pretty big document with useful links for anyone using Avid Products Read More

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Thunderbolt: Everything You Need To Know

Mashable by Charlie White It might not have seemed like we needed another way to connect computer components, but when you take a look at Thunderbolt, which made its debut on MacBook Pros today, you’ll see it’s going to be a welcome addition. Formerly called Light Peak, this new way of connecting displays and peripherals Read More

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The existence of a new FCP is confirmed. The world rejoices.

Editblog on PVC by Scott Simmons Add in Thunderbolt and Lion and it’s been a promising day for the Mac professional. By now everyone who’s ever edited a frame of video and has a web connection knows that Apple recently held an small, secret, invitation-only meeting at their headquarters in Cupertino where they previewed the Read More

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Roland Systems Group (RSG) VR-5 Now Shipping!

February 22, 2011

RSG Announces AV Mixer & Recorder with Output for Live Streaming Roland Systems Group announced they are now shipping the  Roland VR-5, a fully integrated audio mixer, video switcher with built-in recorder/player for live production and web streaming.  This unique product combines the power of Roland’s audio and video technology into one unit. Typical live Read More

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