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Castle Hill, New South Wales, Australia, 2008/05/05 - BoonEx Pty Ltd. today announced the immediate availability of Dolphin 6.1 - Ray 3.5 - Orca 2, the latest major release of the award-winning Smart Community Builder.
Current release is the result of a combined half-year-long effort by the BoonEx team and all those who participated in this project directly or indirectly, including global community members, bug testers, and customers.
Raising Standards with Dolphin 6.1
According to a BoonEx spokesperson, "Dolphin 6.1 now provides free, flexible and now even more secure community software to create almost any kind of online community. In addition to new most significant applications like Pages Builder and Flexible Site Width, the existing applications have all been refined and augmented generously."
Major efforts reportedly built upon what they consider was already "one of the most powerful and beyond-competition community development solutions, delivering tremendously increased integration and flexibility, allowing you to build websites in less time and, consequently, at a lower cost." BoonEx feels that Dolphin delivers significant improvements in speed and scalability making it the perfect framework to create new community sites and revenue opportunities for their customer's on-line business.
Some of the new product features reportedly include: Profiles Fields Builder, Pages Builder, Flexible Site Width, New Comments, Google Love and Mac Love, Couple Profiles, Hacker-Safe and much more. BoonEx says that all are now available for FREE download.
Highlights of the latest Ray 3.5:
The BoonEx representative added insight into new developments with their Ray software, stating that "the released version includes all possible features of the fully interactive, flash-based multi-media tools suite. Now, Ray widgets are being built on the new Flash 9 platform, which improves the back-end and offers a whole new set of possibilities." Some of those features mentioned were long-awaited multiple-room simultaneous video chatting; one-to-one private video chatting; password-protected rooms; "whispers"; addressed messages; "who's viewing me" tracking; profile preview; integrated help system; new settings pane; floating, resizable and full-screen videos; a new layout, and improved Media Server performance and functionality.
BoonEx also announced modifications to their forum script. The spokesperson mentioned that the 100% AJAX-based forum script is "now multi-lingual, search-engine-friendly, and faster than before. Designed with integration in mind Orca is a perfect solution for Dolphin users and a very comprehensive tool for new customers."