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1988 Excellence in Software Awards Winners


BUSINESS AWARDS

Best Vertical Market Application
VideoWorks II, MacroMind, Inc.

Best Utility
Focal Point (Macintosh HyperCard), Activision

Best Add-On
Focal Point (Macintosh HyperCard), Activision

Best Programming Tool
Dan Bricklin’s Demo II Program, Software Garden, Inc.

Best Business Productivity Program
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Systems, Inc.


HOME / ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS

Best Personal Productivity Program
MacInTax Federal 1986, SoftView, Inc.

Best Creativity Program
VideoWorks II, MacroMind, Inc.

Best Simulation Program
Falcon, Spectrum HoloByte

Best Action/Strategy Program
Ancient Art of War at Sea, Brøderbund Software, Inc.
Falcon, Spectrum HoloByte

Best Adventure or Fantasy/Role Playing Program
Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards, Sierra On-Line, Inc.

Best Entertainment Program
Jam Session, Brøderbund Software, Inc.


EDUCATION AWARDS

Best Pre-school or Primary School Program
Designasaurus, Britannica/DesignWare

Best Middle or Secondary School Program
Decisions, Decisions Series, Tom Snyder Productions

Best Program for Higher Education
Business Week’s Business Advantage, Reality Technologies

Best Home Learning Program
Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, Software Toolworks

Best Educational Program
Designasaurus, Britannica/DesignWare


GENERAL AWARDS

Best New User of a Computer
Jam Session (Macintosh), Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best Sound
Jam Session (Macintosh), Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best User Interface
Business Class (Macintosh) HyperCard, Activision

Best Graphics
Adobe Illustrator (Macintosh), Adobe Systems, Inc,

Best Network Software
In Box/PC, Symantec Corporation - Think Technologies

Best New Version
Ready, Set, Go! (Version 4.0), Letraset

Best Technical Achievement
Falcon, Spectrum HoloByte

Best Packaging
Ancient Art of War at Sea, Brøderbund Software, Inc.

Best of the Best
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Systems, Inc.