"Ginger is now in beta, and you're invited to join the Ginger pre-release program, which will give you exclusive access to Ginger before it's released to the public," said the company in an email to those who have signed up to try the software.
"You'll be able to share the videos you create using Ginger with anyone, so you can share your story."
However, CNET reports that Adobe is asking people to sign a confidentiality report before testing it and says that the firm has even stopped short of committing to launch the product.
"Adobe is constantly evaluating new ideas and market testing new innovative products," said [...]
There are precious few details available on Ginger at the minute, although developers behind the firm have spelled out the basics with a new website and marketing video. The latter gives the impression of a usable and slick application, perhaps similar to 9Slides or Haiku Deck.
"A great story, well told, can change the world, but showing a great story is hard. You have to be a writer, an artist, an animator, and you have to have a lot of time," says the video narrator. “Meet Ginger, make an impact in minutes, and share your story."
Adobe’s role in the project as it stands is something of a mystery, although those signing up for [...]
During an earnings call, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen said in part:
“To facilitate design on tablets, we announced today we will partner with Adonit to produce two new devices. One is Project Mighty, a cloud-connected pen; and the other is Project Napoleon, a digital ruler. Our goal is to enable these two new devices to work with tablet apps like Adobe Ideas and Photoshop Touch, and ensure connectivity with Creative Cloud files.”