Totally Hip Technologies Inc.

Totally Hip Technologies Inc.

January 11, 2006 15:19 ET

Totally Hip Technologies Inc.: LiveStage Professional Software

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 11, 2006) - Totally Hip (TSX VENTURE:THP) is pleased to announce the release of LiveStage Professional 4.6.5 - an enhanced version of its award-winning LiveStage Professional software for producing cutting edge technology in the development and delivery of compelling interactive QuickTime content. There are dozens of new upgrades that improve workflow and ease and also two new major authoring features in the latest release - the ability to author for Totally Hip's Audio Visualization component and the ability to author for Totally Hip's QScript Extension Essentials (QSXE version 3) QuickTime component.

The Audio Visual authoring component is the first of its kind providing fully customizable visualization of audio data for real time analysis. Originally developed for Cornell University's Lab of Ornithology by Totally Hip's award winning programmers, the Audio Visualization component is currently being used within Cornell's animal behaviour archive, the largest archive of animal sounds in the world.

The QScript Extension Essentials (QSXE version 3) QuickTime authoring component modifications allow a new level of control and interactivity to virtual reality (VR) enabled Rich Media presentations.

Professional interactive media developers throughout the world have acknowledged LiveStage Professional as the most functional, powerful and cost effective software application for converging more than 200 different media formats, including DVD quality video and audio to create powerful and engaging Rich Media presentations.

LiveStage Professional 4.6.5 is a free upgrade for existing users of LiveStage Professional 4.5. This update is available now via the Totally Hip website ( Registered owners of LiveStage Professional 4.0 will be able to upgrade to version 4.6.5 for $199.95, or purchase an upgrade with the Hip Pac service and support bundle for $325.00 that includes two hours of telephone support. New users can purchase LiveStage Professional 4.6.5 for $449.95. Educational pricing is available upon request.

Totally Hip Technologies Inc.

David Dicaire, CEO & President

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