"Aladdin Systems announces that it has recently discovered that a Trojan Horse (a trouble making program hidden within a legitimate program) called 'StuffIt Deluxe 4.6 Update.sit' is circulating on Hotline servers on the Internet. This Trojan Horse apparently erases files on one's hard drive when they run the installer. Aladdin wants to warn its customers not to download any such file and that StuffIt Deluxe 4.5 is the most current version, 4.6 does … Read more
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First, they said that while preregistration attendance was indeed down and did make IDG nervous, actual attendance turned out to be at least as high if not higher than last year at Boston (I have not confirmed this). This was because many more New Yorkers showed up at the last minute … Read more
Web Painter 3 was on display. This major update to the web animation graphics program includes QuickTime 3 Pro.
Digital Performer 2.4.1 (just released a couple of weeks ago) was being shown. This is an impressive sound editing program that successfully mimics hardware that would cost hundreds (thousands?) of dollars more. The new version … Read more
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For example, David Atkinson wrote: "I listened to a 45-minute webcast where Andy Gore was interviewing Avie Tevanian and Jon Rubenstein. According to Avie, Mac OS X will definitely not run on a PowerPC 603, "maybe" would run on a 604, and may or may not run on a 3rd-party G3 upgrade card. In other words, Mac OS X is intended for Apple G3 Macs only, … Read more