Deformation Cleaner is a modifier for 3ds Max that smooths arbitrary deformations of a model without smoothing the original detail.
Autodesk Buys Naiad - Latest Naiad Demo
Autodesk have annexed Exotic Matter's Naiad. Here's a demo of the final version of standalone Naiad.
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.