Charismac Engineering will be unveiling a new CD utility at next months Macworld. Discribe 5.0 is a CD mastering utility designed to support DVD authoring and CDis in most formats. The app will ship OS X ready and supports several recording devices including Firewire. According to Charismac Engineering:
Charismac Engineering will release Discribe v5.0 at next monthis Macworld Expo held in San Francisco from January 7-11, 2002. Discribe v5.0 will include a host of new features including DVD mastering support as well as full native Macintosh OS X support.
Discribe, an industry proven, universal CD mastering utility for the Macintosh, boasts support for over 250 CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW and DVD+RW mechanisms and supports the creation of CDs in most all popular formats including: CD Extra, Hybrid, ISO-9660 and both track-at-once and disc-at-once audio. Discribe supports ATAPI, SCSI, Firewire (1394) and USB recorders.
Discribe fully supports the mastering of MP 3 files to CD and includes AudioScribe, a direct-to-disk recording utility that lets you record vinyl, voice or tape to hard disk in AIFF format. These files can then be mastered to CD using Discribe.
You can find more information about Discribe at the Charismac Engineering Web site. Discribe 5.0 will be available for US$69.95.