Roxio adds Jam to your Toast
The #1 Selling CD Burning Software for Macintosh Adds Professional Studio Tools for Music Artists and Enthusiasts
MACWORLD, San Francisco, California - (January 7, 2002) - Roxio, Inc. (Nasdaq:ROXI), the Digital Media Company, today announced Toast with Jam, a powerful CD and DVD recording software for the Macintosh that also includes professional audio CD mastering for music aficionados. The new Toast with Jam, shipping in the U.S. in March 2002 with worldwide versions to follow, is built for Mac® OS X and is designed to support Mac® OS 9 users.
Toast with Jam features the power of Toast 5 Titanium, enabling users to burn photo, video, music and data to CD and DVD, and includes
the pro audio features of new Jam 5 that will allow users to edit,
arrange, and burn a gold master CD of their recorded music. Toast
with Jam offers audiophiles a great value for their money by offering
three products in one. For a suggested retail price of $199, customers
who purchase Toast with Jam receive Toast 5 Titanium, the new Jam
5 and an updated version of Peak LE VST sound editing software from
When available, all registered users of Toast software will be
eligible to upgrade to Toast with Jam at a significantly discounted
price. Toast with Jam includes a full version of Peak LE™ VST
sound editing software from BIAS®, which includes multiple VST
™ plug-ins to customize arrangements with special audio effects,
as well as a wealth of new and improved features. In Jam 5, music
lovers will find an updated, more flexible cross-fade tool using
a graphical waveform interface, a dithering feature that corrects
for distortion, which can occur during audio file conversion, and
new support for audio files with resolutions up to 24 bits. A robust
online help system is new to the product as well.
"Roxio's new Toast with Jam software provides Macintosh customers
an affordable solution for creating professional CDs in addition
to enjoying the benefits of Toast for data, photo and video CD burning,"
said Samir Patel, vice president of product management. "Music
enthusiasts can now create, master and burn professional audio CDs
of their recorded music."
The new Toast with Jam will be previewed at Roxio's booth #935
at Macworld San Francisco, January 8-11. Customers who place an
order for the new Toast with Jam at the show will receive discount
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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
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