updated 07:15 pm EDT, Thu August 4, 2005
IconBuilder 8.0 released
The Iconfactory has released an update its plug-in filter for creating icons with Adobe Photoshop and Macromedia Fireworks: has been re-designed from the ground up in Cocoa. Version 8.0 allows designers to create icons up to 1024 x 1024 pixels in size for both the Mac and Windows operating systems; the ability to save Multiple File Formats with a single click; support for both standard or customized layout grids and presets; and new verification tools. It also supports adjustable alpa thresholds when creating 8-bit resources, revised/expanded documentation, new keyboard shortcuts, and more. IconBuilder 8.0 is available today for Mac OS 10.3.9 or later for $80. Upgrades are free for purchases after April 1 and $30 for others.