Mir Vadim has released a Rayfire tutorial on column demolition in 3ds Max.
Making Gravel with MultiScatter
Alexey Duk has posted a tutorial on how to create gravel with VrayPattern and MultiScatter in 3ds Max.
Autodesk Discontinue Softimage
Autodesk have announced they are discontinuing their Softimage software line.
Pixar's OpenSubdiv Presentation
Here is Pixar's presentation of OpenSubdiv at the Autodesk ADN Conference.