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Jing Allows Easy Sharing of Image, Video Captures

1:08 PM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO -- TechSmith Corp. on Tuesday unveiled Jing and Jing Pro, applications that allow users to add screen-captured images and videos to instant messages, emails, forums, Twitter, social networking sites, and more. The software automatically encodes the capture to TechSmith's service and places a link to it on the user's clipboard


Apple Store Goes Offline Ahead of Keynote

11:26 AM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


Apple's online store went offline Tuesday morning, presumably in preparation for new products to be unveiled during the Macworld keynote to be presented by Phil Schiller, Apple's Senior Vice-President of Worldwide Product Marketing. The Mac Observer will bring all the news from Mr. Schiller's discussion live as it happens. This will be Apple's final appearance at Macworld Expo, ending a run of more than two decades of affiliation with IDG's trade show.



IntelliScanner Debuts Mini Cubed Scanning Package

11:19 AM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO -- IntelliScanner Corporation on Tuesday introduced mini cubed, which includes a rechargeable mini scanner, a USB cable, a neck lanyard, pre-printed asset tags, and software in a metallic cube. The mini scanner, which is approximately the size of an iPod nano, features built-in memory for storing information before being synced to the software as well as scan and delete buttons.


Organization Software PersonalBrain 5 Debuts at Macworld

10:52 AM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO -- TheBrain Technologies is exhibiting PersonalBrain 5.0, the latest iteration of its visualization and organization software, at this week's Macworld Expo. The upgrade features an outline view with a broader view of information, visual tagging, a presentation mode with full-screen display, and the ability to save customized layouts created in expanded view, as well as to import outlines and mind maps created with other software.


Verbatim, Imation, SanDisk Debut New Storage Products

10:34 AM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


Verbatim, Imation, and SanDisk on Tuesday announced a new ExpressCard SSD, new external hard drives, and a line of one-button backup USB flash drives, respectively. Verbatim is in attendance at this week's Macworld Expo, while SanDisk is exhibiting at the Consumer Electronics Show, which kicks off in Las Vegas on Thursday, and Imation is at the 2009 Storage Visions Conference happening in Las Vegas on Tuesday and Wednesday.


Reminder: Live Coverage of the 2009 Macworld Expo Keynote

8:00 AM, Jan. 6th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


Join us today for live coverage of Phil Schiller's Macworld Expo Keynote Address.  It's scheduled to begin today (Tuesday, January 6th, 2009) at 9 AM PST / 12 PM EST, but we'll be in the conference hall early posting photos and up to the minute updates.

EZQuest Announces Cinema Pro Rack-Mountable RAID

6:06 PM, Jan. 5th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO - EZQuest announced Monday the Cinema Pro rack-mountable RAID solution, a RAID solution that can hold up to 16 hard drives with up to 24 TB of storage.  The device is hot swappable, and conforms to the 3U rack mount form factor. It connects via an external PCIe bus.


O’Reilly Highlights Photoshop Authors for Macworld Expo

3:40 PM, Jan. 5th, 2009 · · Macworld Expo 2009


SAN FRANCISCO -- O'Reilly Media and Book Passage started off their Macworld Expo activities a day ahead of the conference's official opening day with a special panel and book signing filled with Photoshop CS4 experts. The panel included Photoshop luminaries Lesa Snider King, Deke McClelland, Derrick Story, and Lightroom pro Mikkel Aaland.