Toast 5 Titanium Is Now Shipping!
Roxio's Premier CD Burning Software for Macintosh
Milpitas, Calif., April 2, 2001 - Roxio, Inc., the digital media company from Adaptec, is now shipping the new Toast 5 Titanium in the US. Customers can purchase the product at their local computer retail store for a suggested retail price of $99 or direct from Roxio at www.roxio.com.
"Toast 5 Titanium is packed with many new features for users to burn DVD's, MP3's, photos and VideoCDs," said Victor Nemecheck, Toast product manager at Roxio. "It is truly the ultimate CD and DVD burning package."
The new Toast 5 Titanium boasts a totally new user interface specifically designed for use on Mac OS X, the ability to burn CDs in the background, automatic MPEG encoding for burning iMovies onto VideoCDs for playback in most DVD players, and support for most DVD-RAM and DVD-R/RW drives.
In addition to the new features listed above, Toast 5 Titanium now includes all the tools needed for complete CD mastering, including iView Multimedia, the easiest way for professionals and consumers to organize images, photos, movies, sounds, fonts and files. Users can create thumbnail catalogs, create slide shows and video postcards, or publish web galleries of their media on the Internet. Also included is a full-featured version of Magic Mouse Discus, a fun but powerful CD label printing program. Discus includes hundreds of background graphics and clip art images that allow users to create artistic CD labels and jewel case inserts and prints them on over 22 different brands of CD labeling paper.
Roxio, a division of Sonic Solutions, develops and markets the best-selling digital media software in the world. Roxio offers
award-winning software products for CD/DVD burning, photo editing and video editing and has an installed base of over 150 million
users. Roxio distributes its products globally through strategic partnerships with major hardware manufacturers, through leading
retailers, through Internet partnerships and through direct sales at www.roxio.com. Roxio's
parent company, Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC;
http://www.sonic.com) is the leader in digital media software and provides a broad range of software
tools and applications for creative professionals, business and home users and technology partners. Sonic's products range from professional
DVD authoring systems and interactive content delivery technologies that are used to produce the majority of Hollywood movies released on DVD,
to the award-winning Roxio- and Sonic-branded CD and DVD creation, playback and backup applications that have become the premiere solutions
for consumers and business users worldwide. Sonic's AuthorScript® is the de facto standard for CD and DVD burning and formatting and has
been licensed by major software and hardware manufacturers, including Adobe, Broadcom, Microsoft, Scientific-Atlanta, Sony, and many others.
Sonic Solutions is headquartered in Marin County, California.
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