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1994 CODiE Award Winners


BUSINESS SOFTWARE AWARDS

Best New Business Software Product
Lotus Notes Release 3, Lotus Development Corporation

Best Vertical Market Application
Peachtree Accounting for Windows 2.0, Peachtree Software, Inc.

Best Business Application: Word or Text
Microsoft Word 6.0 for Windows, Microsoft Corporation

Best Business Application: Graphic or Display
Adobe Photoshop 2.5 for Windows, Adobe Systems, Inc.

Best Business Application: Numeric or Data
Microsoft Excel, Version 5.0 for Windows, Microsoft Corporation

Best Programming Tool
Borland C++ 4.0, Borland International, Inc.

Best Utility
The Disney Collection Screen Saver, Berkeley Systems, Inc.


CONSUMER SOFTWARE AWARDS

Best Consumer Program
Quicken 3.0 for Windows, Intuit Corporation

Best Simulation Program
SimCity 2000, Maxis

Best Strategy Program
Iron Helix, Spectrum HoloByte

Best Personal Productivity Program
Quicken 3.0 for Windows, Intuit Corporation

Best Personal Creativity Program
Davidson's Kid CAD, Davidson & Associates, Inc.

Best Fantasy Role Playing/Adventure Program
Myst, Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best Sports Program
IndyCar Racing, Papyrus Publishing, Inc.

Best Action/Arcade Program
Lemmings 2: The Tribes, Psygnosis, Ltd.


EDUCATION SOFTWARE AWARDS

Best Overall Education Program
3D Dinosaur Adventure, Knowledge Adventure, Inc.

Best Early Education Program
Thinkin' Things, Edmark Corporation

Best Elementary Education Program
Mental Math Games, Version 2.0, Waterford Institute

Best Secondary Education Program
SimFarm, Maxis

Best Home Learning Program
Microsoft Encarta Multimedia Encyclopedia 1994, Microsoft Corporation

Best School Productivity/Creativity Program
Kids Studio, Cyberpuppy Software, Inc.

Best Special Needs Program
Write: Outloud, Don Johnston, Inc.

Best Educational Tool Program
KidDesk Family Edition, Edmark Corporation


GENERAL SOFTWARE AWARDS

Best User Interface In A New Program
Myst, Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best New Use of A Computer
Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Systems, Inc.


CRITICS' CHOICE AWARDS

Best Business Program
FileMaker Pro 2.1, Claris Corporation

Best Consumer Program
Myst, Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best Education Program
Davidson's Kid CAD, Davidson & Associates, Inc.


JOURNALISM RECOGNITION AWARDS

Best Software Reviewer
Walter Mossberg, The Wall Street Journal

Best Trade or General Press
Walter Mossberg, The Wall Street Journal

Best Industry Analyst/Editorial
Robin Raskin, PC Magazine

Best Financial Reporting and Analysis
Richard Shaffer, ComputerLetter


LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Scott Cook, Intuit Corporation