See the new retopology tools available with Mudbox 2014.
3ds Max 2015 Extension 1
Autodesk have released Extension 1 for 3ds Max 2015, introducing several new features like OpenSubdiv support.
Autodesk - Call for Animation Show Reel Submissions
Autodesk are calling for submissions for its annual Animation Show Reel, debuting in Los Angeles at SIGGRAPH on August 7-9.
Cobwebs - Free Script for 3ds Max
John Martini has created a free tool, Cobwebs, for 3ds Max, that makes suspending cables, cobwebs, wire bundles, etc.