(Last update November
Welcome to our new section
in English. This site is primarily written in Spanish, but due
to popular demand some texts will be translated every month. Or
so we hope :-). Note: dates are in Spanish format - DD/MM/YY.
Talking to Hash, Inc. - Lead
Macintosh programmer Ken Baer on their plans and Jaguar, by Manel
"Also, many of the best images and animations
done in our software have been done on the Mac."
and 3D Animation contest - Rules
for 2002 Edition
All you need to know to enter the 3D Contest
part of the Macuarium 2002 Awards.
& Emagic: first steps together
- Logic Platinum and surroundings analised, by X-loan
The inside of Apple's new OS strategy
from the music industry's perspective is quite more interesting
than one would think.
e-on software: just went Mac, and very happy about it - An
in-depth interview with the producers of Vue d’Esprit, by Manel
We’ve always enjoyed talking
to 3D software developers, but it’s a double pleasure when we
can meet market-leaders who believe in the Mac and speak out their
with Pixels - Animating the three dimensions from a strictly
Mac standpoint, by Manel P Rives
Pixels is one of the most attractive 3D
modelling software makers. And that's not just because they're
Interview with Onyx Computing
- The computer generated world and Apple, according to Bojana
Bosanac, by Manel P Rives
A stark and clear vision of the limitations
that Mac OS X faces to gain a foothold in the upper reaches of
And I say, Go for that chili dog
- Apple should keep trying to recover its corporate standing
Charles Haddad, Mac buff and BusinessWeek
columnist, compares attacking the corporate market with indulging
in poisonous food. We beg to disagree.
Interview with Not a Number
- The creators of free Blender 3D speak about their vision and
the Mac, by Dante
A very serious and very differente vision
of 3D creation and software development business models, from
a very interesting firm.
of a cubic panorama -Hands on with RealViz Stitcher 3.1, by
Step by step to using the excellent panorama
creation tool with a full-blown real life example.
Talking with Eovia - What happens
when former Metacreations people get their product back, by Daniel
I supposse you remember those applications
that used to catch our eyes because of its interface.Those plug-ins
that stood out because of its extreme ease and bright visual attractiveness.
That first Bryce or that Poser 3, those mythical KPT 3 modules.(...)
Binuscan Photoretouch Pro, version 1.0
- The final version confirms the promises of the beta
The beta version looked like it could
evolve into a good Photoshop substitute for photoretouching and
prepress users. Now, it is here.
The company that felt hostage
- Does Apple Computer really understand its users?
Apple's subsidiaries are consistently
getting it wrong when confronted with user's "tough love" actions.
Interview with Peter Tamte -
On past adventures, Microsoft, the future... and Halo
Talking with one of the most significant
figures in the Mac entertainment software industry was bound to
Universal Music sings for the Mac OS (sort of)
- Music giant recalls CD that wasn't playable on Macs after the
new encryption falls apart.
A surprising tale of female singers, pirates,
bandits, peril, lawyers and Mac users, now playing for all audiences.
Fred Anderson isn't telling
- Apple's iServices division is spreading around the world.
Without noise nor advertising, Apple is
revving up a worldwide consulting division that begins to look
3D education and something more
- Interview with Alex Lindsay.
A company that develops software for Mac
OS... with a very particular vision.
new battle won, an ongoing war
- Good news from the Spanish tax wars.
The first serious meeting results in a
compromise solution and an agreement for drawing a timetable
After Photoshop - Serious alternatives
for the Adobe behemoth are cropping up in Mac OS X.
So Adobe chooses to play hurt and not
join the coming-out party. Well, maybe it wonít be welcome
when it shows back.
Meet NetBeans - A free, complete,
Java-based Open Source IDE for Mac OS X... from Sun.
The second interview piece on the interesting
IDE and application framework sponsored by Sun.
Fighting for a PADRE for all
- Linux users lead the fight for platform equality in Spain.
After years of enduring a Windows-only
regime from the Spanish administration, headway is being made
to reverse the policy..
The attack of the paranoid lawyer, part X
- Apple forces RealMac to retire a button-making application.
It takes a weird idea of intellectual
property protection to do what Apple just did to a small software
Ever seen the Dock on the right-hand side of the desktop?
- Well you can... on the latest build of the beta.
Apple didn't show us all the changes they've
made in the Beta ever since it was made Public :-). Here's a peek
"Restart the computer into DOS/Windows?"
- Mac OS X for Wintel is here. See the proof.
We've found an actual dialog inside Mac
OS X that spills the beans in a definitive manner.
Interview with the author of "The second coming of Steve Jobs"
- An insight into the latest and controversial book on Jobs
The why, the how, and the personal opinions
of a man who got to know well his subject
An inside look at StarOffice for Mac
- The people who build it tell about ideas, characteristics and
A group onterview to the people in charge
of the different aspects of StarOffice for the Mac platform.
9-15-2.000 . Interview
with Jason Whong The world of Mac games from inside.
(...) Consider the amount of money being
invested in Mac development by companies like Blizzard, which
bought out Future Point (the company that it had been contracting
its Mac development to). Consider the new company formed by Peter
Tamte to bring Microsoft's games to Mac. Finally, consider us.
I don't think there would be this level of investment if there
were no expected return.(...)
6-09-2.000 . Opera
premiere: first peek at the new browser Have a look a the
3-09-2.000 . Darwin
Voyage (Part I): Interview with Andrew Stone Talking to the
people who code the future.
2-18-2.000 . What
does Apple want to do with those 58.000 million dollars? The
mass stock emission's got to be for something.
2-12-2.000 . A
look into Apple's Darwin startegy and its impact on Linux
. Jobs is playing for the whole hog.
2-12-2.000 . Much
ado about video editing: Apple's european QuickTime Roadshow
. We got a very narrow view of the technology.
1-30-2.000 . The
Empire strikes back. Gates isn't exactly sitting idle... had
you heard of Windows DNA?
Chapter I: The
nature of the beast - What Gates is working on
Chapter II: Gates'
second monopoly - What he's aiming at
Chapter III: It
ain't over till the fat lady sings - The not-so-bad news
1-30-2.000 . Apple
and Jobs take off. The meaning of a jet plane.
1-27-2.000 . Macu's
first icons. Some Mac OS 8.5 icons of our pet piranha (Spanish).