Diego Inácio has created several geometry tools for Houdini, using Python.
Arnold 4.2 Sets New Performance Standards
Solid Angle will showcase Arnold 4.2 with Cinema4D and Houdini plug-ins at SIGGRAPH 2014.
Orbolt - Smart 3D Asset Store
Side Effects Software have released a brand new Smart 3D Asset Store called Orbolt.
Nuaghty Dog Turn to Houdini for Uncharted 3
Find out about how Naughty Dog made use of Houdini for geometry fracturing and water effects in Uncharted 3.