SONIC FOUNDRY VEGAS AUDIO 2.0Vegas Audio 2.0, a PC-based, multitrack, audio recording and editing system from Sonic Foundry (www.sonicfoundry.com), is shipping. An upgrade and replacement to Vegas Pro, Vegas Audio 2.0 includes new audio features, such as XFX 1, 2 and 3; DirectX plug-ins with DirectX plug-in support on all tracks; envelopes that lock to events; cutting, copying and pasting of envelopes; Rubber, Audio time stretching with pitch correction; built-in metronome; destructive effects processing; an advanced media pool; and enhanced video support. Files can be arranged with different sampling rates, bit depths and file formats on a single track. Vegas Audio 2.0 allows nondestructive editing of multiple tracks and frame-accurate video and audio sync, real-time playback and the ability to add timeline metadata, such as captions and URL flips that automatically synchronize Web pages with media files. Support has been added for QuickTime 4.0, OpenDML AVI, and many other digital audio and video formats and hardware inputs and outputs.