GMH2 is an advanced version of the GMH script, specialized in hair modeling & stylizing, created by Phung Dinh Dzung.
Fibermesh Hair Tutorial
Yuri Alexander has posted a tutorial on creating and rendering Fibermesh hair.
Animschool have announced the free release of Animschool Picker, a selection GUI for Maya.
3ds Max 2015 Extension 1
Autodesk have released Extension 1 for 3ds Max 2015, introducing several new features like OpenSubdiv support.