EchoFX Announces VideoGlide For Mac OS X 1.0.0
Multi-brand USB 2.0. Video Capture Device Support

For Immediate Release
December 15, 2006

Atlanta, GA. Today, EchoFX, a Macintosh software developer, announced the immediate availability of VideoGlide For Mac OS X 1.0.0 -software support for USB 2.0 video digitizing devices including the Pinnacle Dazzle DVC-90 and DVC-100, KWorld DVD Maker USB 2.0, LinXcel Video Grabber, VideoHome GrabBeeX, and others.

VideoGlide supports the Empia 28xx USB 2.0 chipset. This chipset has been used in a wide-variety of devices, marketed by many different organizations, using many different brand names -and until recently, all sold exclusively to the Windows PC market. In order to build up a comprehensive list of compatible devices, EchoFX is offering the VideoGlide software free to any customer that can identify a supported product about which we were unaware.

VideoGlide is a brand new product. It is the first from EchoFX to support USB 2.0 video digitizing devices. VideoGlide For Mac OS X is fully universal. It will run natively on both PowerPC and Intel-based Macintosh computers.

VideoGlide For Mac OS X 1.0.0 is $29.95.

VideoGlide For Mac OS X Overview
The VideoGlide software offers Mac OS X support for a wide range of devices including the Pinnacle Dazzle DVC-90 and DVC-100, KWorld DVD Maker USB 2.0, LinXcel Video Grabber, VideoHome GrabBeeX, and others.

The VideoGlide software also supports s-video capturing on some TV tuner devices including MSI VOX USB 2.0 Analog TV, the Gadmei UTV310, the Hauppauge WinTV-USB2, the Leadtek WinFast USB2 and the ZEB - TV2005E.

Additionally, with sufficient USB bandwidth, the VideoGlide software will allow multiple video capture devices to run simultaneously on one computer. Multiple devices can be used with Ben Bird's SecuritySpy and SubRosaSoft's HomeGuardian security packages allowing the monitoring of more than one video source. Multiple devices can also be used with video broadcast packages such as Vara Software's Wirecast, and webcam packages such as Econ Technologies' ImageCaster, allowing multiple video sources to be uploaded to the Internet from a single computer.

The included VideoGlide Capture software features hardware accelerated full-screen playback, duration-based recording and AppleScript support. External audio sources are supported via the built-in microphone port of the Macintosh, or via a separate USB microphone.

The VideoGlide software is available at for $29.95 USD per device activated. For more information about the VideoGlide software please visit the EchoFX web site at

About EchoFX
EchoFX, Inc. is a developer of quality drivers and application software for the Macintosh market. Over a decade of experience and attention to detail make EchoFX products robust and easy to use. EchoFX offers expertise with the following technologies: Desktop publishing software, 3D rendering software, Photoshop, Premiere, and After Effects plug-ins, plug-in architectures, QuickTime codecs, QuickTime applications, application and system multiprocessing, AltiVec programming, DSP co-processing, USB drivers for Mac OS, CPU and cache control software, kernel level programming for Mac OS, UNIX programming and Windows to Mac porting. For more information contact

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