Xara Releases Enhanced Version of Xara X
Vector graphic illustration software has more tools, is faster
Xara X v1 features a comprehensive palette of drawing tools that can be applied to vector and bitmap images, including transparency and graduated transparency effects plus real-time vector feathering and linked colors. In addition, the new version of Xara X also offers interactive shadows, bevels, and contours, pressure-sensitive brushstroking, and multi-stage, graduated fills.
Formerly licensed to Corel and distributed as CorelXARA, Xara X v1 is suitable for Win 98/XP, Me, and 2000; a free trial can be downloaded from the company's website. Price: $179 (upgrades from Xara X are also available). (Xara, www.xara.com)