Bruno Camara has posted a video tutorial on creating ropes in 3ds Max.
RayFire Voronoi vs RayFire Fragmenter
See the improvement offered by the new Voronoi modifier, versus the old Fragmenter, in the new update for RayFire.
Xoliul Shader II
Laurens Corijn and Robbert-Jan Brems have released Xoliul Shader II, a free viewport plugin for 3ds Max.
Softimage to LightWave - Crossgrade Offer
The LightWave 3D Group are offering Softimage users a special $495 crossgrade price for LightWave 11.6.