Autodesk are showcasing their customers' best work in this post production and VFX showreel.
Bipedal Free Rig
Ahmed Shalaby has released a free rig for 3ds Max, that offers a lot of flexibility and unusual features.
3ds Max 2012 - Service Pack 1 Buglist
Ken Pimentel has posted a massive list of bugs that the upcoming Service Pack will fix for 3ds Max 2012.