EFI Refines eBeam Device
Electronics for imaging has refined eBeamElectronics for imaging has refined eBeam, its little $500 alternative to bulky digital whiteboards that enables you to print the content of a conventional whiteboard, distribute it across a network or record a meeting (with audio) as it unfolds. The units previously unnamed software, Mediator, lets you drag any bit-mapped file into the whiteboard window as a back- ground upon which remote users can make annotations. Previous shortcomings noted by eWeek Labs have been fixedeBeam now supports Microsofts Net Meeting, zooms are user-definable, and the pens shut off automatically.
Macintosh users have, as is their wont, spoken up, with the result that EFI has promised an alpha Macintosh version of the heretofore Windows-only product.