Digigram (www.digigram.com) licensed the Dolby Digital Encoder from Dolby Laboratories (www.dolby.com); the first integration will be a module adding Dolby Digital authoring capabilities to Digigram's Xtrack production suite. In other Digigram news, Synchro Arts' (www.synchroarts.co.uk) VocALign is now available on Digigram's Xtrack...QDesign (www.qdesign.com) is shipping an MP3 software development kit. For licensing, call Mandy Chan at 604/688-1525, extension 24...Black & Whites from BitHeadz (www.bitheadz.com) is a virtual piano for Mac or Windows, based on the technology developed for the Unity DS-1 sampler. It includes more than 400 MB of samples and more than 1,400 individual programs...Be Inc. (www.be.com) has teamed with RealNetworks (www.real.com) to integrate RealPlayer G2 into BeOS...Antares (www.antarestech.com) is partnering with Mackie (www.mackie.com) to bring Auto-Tune pitch-correction technology to Mackie's digital 8-bus console...Wizoo's latest tutorial guides (book and CD-ROM) include Emagic's Logic Audio 4 and Arboretum's MetaSynth 2.5; visit www.wizoo.com... HHB's (www.hhb.co.uk) MD80 80-minute MiniDisc is compatible with all recorders and players.
Digigram (www.digigram.com) licensed the Dolby Digital Encoder from Dolby Laboratories (www.dolby.com); the first integration will be a module adding