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01-09-2007, 01:00 PM
NewTek Announces Universal Version of LightWaveŽ v9 for Mac OS X

Public Testing Program to begin: all registered owners of LightWave 3DŽ version 9 invited to participate in the final testing phase of the latest Mac-based technology.

San Francisco, CA, Macworld, – January 9, 2007 -- NewTek, Inc., manufacturer of industry-leading 3D animation and video products, today announced that the Universal version of LightWave 3DŽ will be available in March 2007. LightWave 3D for the new generation of IntelŽ-based Macs takes full advantage of the advancements in the operating system and development environment from Apple, providing noticeable speed and performance improvements for Mac users. The Universal version enables LightWaveŽ to run on both the PowerPC G4 and G5 CPUs and the new Intel-based Macs. Optimized performance will be provided for Mac users natively on both series of CPUs.
Full press release... (http://www.newtek.com/news/releases/01-09-07.html)

01-09-2007, 01:13 PM
Thank You!!!!!!!!!

01-09-2007, 01:51 PM
yes Yes YES!!! But I don't see it under the Open Beta downloads. :(


01-09-2007, 01:56 PM
LightWaveŽ for the Intel-based Macintosh is being prepared for the Open Beta phase.

Coming soon, not quite yet.

01-09-2007, 01:59 PM
I'm the anxious type. Can you tell? Thanks Kurtis, any idea on how long the "prep" phase will take? End of the week, tomorrow, 2 hours from now? :D


01-09-2007, 02:03 PM
I wouldn't look for it today, but it's going to be very soon.

01-09-2007, 02:07 PM
Cool. :D