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Adobe Acrobat XI

Adobe Acrobat XI is an advanced PDF editor and converter.

After Effects

Adobe After Effects is animation and creative compositing software used by motion graphics and visual effects artists.


Audacity is a free, open source, cross-platform multi-track audio editor and recorder.

Camtasia 2 for Mac

Camtasia is a powerful, yet easy-to-use screen recorder.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud is a cloud-based creative software service, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere and many more.


Adobe Dreamweaver is visual development software for creating, publishing, and managing websites and mobile content.

Final Cut Pro X

Apple's Final Cut Pro X is a professional video editing software.

Garage Band 6 for Mac

Apple’s GarageBand is a music creation studio.


Adobe Illustrator is vector graphics software used to create digital graphics, illustrations, and typography for all kinds of media.

iMovie 9 for Mac

Apple's iMovie 9 is video-editing software.


Adobe InDesign is a professional page layout application for print and digital publishing.

Killer Tracks

Killer Tracks is an online professional production music library.


Adobe Photoshop is digital imaging software, used by photographers, designers, Web professionals and video professionals.


Adobe Premiere is nonlinear video editing software. Premiere allows users to import and edit virtually any type of video media.


VoiceThread is a cloud-based application that allows users to upload, share and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos.

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