Real Software Adds OS X Lion Support with Real Studio 2011 Release 3

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Latest version of software development tool continues with focus on quality and efficiency

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One of our highest priorities is focusing on the quality improvements that are most important to our customers.

Real Software, creator of object-oriented, cross-platform software development tools for Mac OS X, Windows, Linux and the web, today announced the latest version of its flagship product, Real Studio. The new Real Studio 2011 Release 3 – updating both the Web and Desktop Editions – contains 70 improvements and 11 new features, including OS X Lion support and increased HTML5 GeoLocation capabilities. Additionally, the installation process for web applications has been streamlined with an improved CGI deployment option.

“One of our highest priorities is focusing on the quality improvements that are most important to our customers,” commented Geoff Perlman, Real Software Founder and CEO. “With each update to Real Studio we aim to offer new capabilities that will further boost our users’ productivity and efficiency, and features like HTML5 GeoLocation and an improved CGI deployment option will do just that.”

This release also offers a new customer database application demo for Real Studio Web Edition. Anyone can access this application, the data can be edited and the full source code is available. For more information or to view this example application, please visit

Real Studio 2011 Release 3 Features

OS X 10.7 Lion Support: Several improvements have been made for Lion, Apple’s latest OS update, including support for high quality voices that are now used for text-to-speech capabilities.

HTML5 GeoLocation Support: The WebDeviceLocation class now supports the following additional HTML5 GeoLocation features: Accuracy, Altitude, AltitudeAccuracy, Heading, Speed and TimeStamp. This significantly improves location-based capabilities within applications.

Easier CGI Deployment: When building a web app, the CGI now has better file permissions to make it more likely they will be correct when the CGI is installed on the web server. This improves web app development efficiency and speeds the installation process.

Real Studio 2011 Release 3 is currently available to all current and new Real Software customers. To download 2011 Release 3, visit All editions of Real Studio are available in a free 30-day trial edition.

About Real Studio
Real Studio is a full-featured cross-platform software development tool suited to creating a wide range of applications, from utilities to enterprise-class applications. Real Studio Personal Edition for Windows, Linux or Mac OS X is priced at $99 and is geared for hobbyists and students. Real Studio Professional Edition, required for cross-platform (Mac OS X, Windows and Linux) compilation, is $299. Real Studio Enterprise Edition, made for full-time developers, is priced at $995, and offers the ability to develop and deploy on Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, and the web. Real Studio Web Edition, the fastest and easiest way to create and deploy web applications, is now available and priced at $599.

About Real Software
Real Software provides Real Studio, a cross-platform desktop, console and web development tool. Real Software was founded in 1996 and is based in Austin, Texas. For more information visit or call 866.825.2114.


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