Adobe After Effects CS6 delivers much-needed performance improvements

The release of After Effects CS6 is proof that Adobe actually listens to customer requests and stays current with the needs of today's filmmakers, editors, and motion graphics artists. Beyond this release's impressive

Published on: May 29th, 2012 Jeff Foster

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 redesigned for editing efficiency

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6's aesthetic and workflow improvements over the previous version are immediately obvious at first glance. Whereas Premiere Pro CS5’s most notable features—64-bit processing and the Mercury Playback Engine—were under the

Published on: May 28th, 2012 Antony Bolante

Overhauled Photoshop leads Creative Suite 6 launch

With the launch of Creative Suite 6 (CS6), Adobe has realigned, tightened, and refocused its collection of software and targeted bundles into four disciplined groups. With Photoshop CS6 at the helm, CS6 reflects

Published on: April 23rd, 2012 Jackie Dove

GRAND pairs Vancouver inventor with Calgary researchers

A Vancouver school teacher who developed a unique treadmill designed to improve skating, is now working with researchers from the University of Calgary who are developing sensors to help speed skaters improve their

Published on: April 5th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Infographics basics

Media and publishing professionals know that infographics are hugely popular, and are more likely to be shared via social media than a standard blog post or article. By combining images with data, infographics

Published on: April 4th, 2012 Angela West

Facebook Timeline: 5 examples of awesome brand page cover photos

Facebook's Timeline will be available for brand pages March 30, which means your brand should get ready for a facelift. This will be a big change for businesses that have been using Facebook

Published on: March 29th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Rent Photoshop for $35 per month

Adobe will start renting Photoshop and other of its flagship products from $35 per month on a subscription basis, the company on Monday announced. The applications will be part of Adobe's new Creative

Published on: April 12th, 2011 Daniel Ionescu

Micro-job sites target SMBs with cheap services

Have you been searching for someone to read your pet's Tarot cards for only $5? Or perhaps a stranger to read you a bedtime story over your phone for the same low price?

Published on: March 29th, 2011 Harmeet Singh

Lenovo ThinkPad W510 a desktop replacement for graphics pros

Sometimes size does matter. You'd never describe Lenovo's Thinkpad W510 as "thin and light." It's a bulky, heavy beast--a laptop with a 15.6-inch, LED backlit display that weighs as much as some 17-inch

Published on: June 1st, 2010 Loyd Case

Computer graphics professionals a happy bunch, survey shows

A recent survey paints a picture of computer graphics (CG) professionals as energetic and happy folk who realize they need to take responsibility for their own development to secure continuous employment.The survey –

Published on: December 4th, 2009 Digital Arts Staff

Playing to win – how to prepare for a career in Canada’s digital gaming industry

Video gaming isn't just fun, it's an incredibly lucrative industry and potentially, a richly rewarding career for students willing to train for it.This was a recurring motif at the first Go Into Games

Published on: March 12th, 2009 Joaquim P. Menezes

Create fabulous business graphics with this free tool

Numbers may be the way that businesses keep score, but present a report laden with columns and rows of raw data, and your colleagues will soon exhibit what I call MEGO syndrome, as

Published on: January 9th, 2009 Richard Morochove

Canadian MD Uses PC to Manage Patients, Students, and Business

As a small business owner, Leif Sigurdson relies on the most up to date technology to work effectively and efficiently, while minimizing his administrative duties so he can focus on the core values

Published on: October 17th, 2008 Lee Rickwood