MONTREAL, July 24, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Toon Boom Animation Inc., a
two-time Emmy® award recipient, announced today that its new app is now
bundled with Toshiba's Excite Write tablets, offering users the ability to capture
hand-written notes digitally as well as create fun animations in this
unique high-resolution display. Excite Write tablets bundled with Flip Boon Draw will be available in Canada and other selected countries in Europe,
Middle East, and Asia.
Combining Toshiba's TruPen stylus with its touch screen (1024 levels of
pressure sensitivity for natural pen strokes), users can explore
several ways to express their ideas within a versatile and responsive
app. Starting by creating an animated e-card, users can view it on Flip Boom Draw and upgrade to the Premium version to send and share it with their
On-the-go, at home or in school, Flip Boom Draw on Toshiba Excite Write
offers new generations rightfully called digital natives the best
experience possible to express their creativity as well as use
animation to demonstrate their understanding of any topic. From a
birthday greeting card to animations of a growing plant or the water
cycle, Flip Boom Draw delivers loads of edutainment value!
"We are thrilled to have Flip Boom Draw bundled with Toshiba Excite
Write tablets and look forward to seeing what users will create. Moving
forward, we look forward to see more Toshiba tablets pre-loaded with
Flip Boom Draw will be released so that users can express their fun and
share it," said Steven Chu, COO of Toon Boon Animation.
About Toon Boom Animation Inc.
Toon Boom Animation Inc. (toonboom.com), a Corus® Entertainment Inc. company and a 2012 and 2005 Primetime Emmy
Engineering Award recipient, is the worldwide leader in digital content
and animation creation software, delivering products and services
online to its global community. Toon Boom carries user-friendly
applications for all, catering to children, home users, creative
professionals as well as students, educators and schools. Toon Boom is
fully dedicated to education and goes far beyond just developing
technology and curriculums that enhance the classroom experience. Toon
Boom is an influential advocate of bringing industry and education
together, while partnering with value-added partners to help students
achieve their goals.
At the high-end studio level, Toon Boom offers a wide product range from
powerful pre-production tools to leading-edge animation production
solutions. Relying on its extensive expertise in animation production,
Toon Boom provides consulting services in the fields of optimization,
pipeline integration, production assistance and custom development.
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Copyright © 2013 Toon Boom Animation Inc. All rights reserved. Toon Boom® is a registered trademark and Flip Boom Draw™, and the Toon Boom logo
are trademarks of Toon Boom Animation Inc. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.
SOURCE: TOON BOOM ANIMATION INC.
For further information:
Toon Boom Animation Inc.
Karina Bessoudo, VP, Marketing
+1 514 490 6479