Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 14th Sep 2005 18:04 UTC
Microsoft Again, a lot of news from the PDC. Microsoft unveiled its Expression Studio, which contains Acrylic, a vector and bitmap graphic editing and creation tool; Sparkle, a 2D and 3D animation tool; and Quartz, a design tool for page layouts and web sites. About Quartz: it does not require IE. In other news from the PDC: while at first look Microsoft Gadgets may appear a lot like Apple/Konfabulator Widgets, Microsoft has bigger plans for the technology.
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by rain on Wed 14th Sep 2005 22:37 UTC
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For those who can watch the tour. Does Acrylic work in the same way Macromedia Fireworks does or is there some big difference?

I wonder why there isn't such an app for Linux yet. I mean even BeOS had one ;)
I think Inkscape would be a lovely foundation for such an app. Just extend it beyond SVG and we'll have a wonderful app.

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