What else is new about it is that they've finally got a US partner, so you don't have to go through the messy Euro conversion. Aescripts + aeplugins is selling Newton, and if you bought into V1, you can upgrade for 99 bucks. And no...I'm not affiliated in any way with MotionBoutique...I own Newton V1 (upgrading today), and I love it!
That's just what I did for the first couple of days, then the light went on...it's great for all sorts of kinetic text animations that you could never do without hours or work, and thousands of keyframes.
"I have not failed 700 times. I have succeeded in proving that those 700 ways will not work. When I have eliminated the ways that will not work, I will find the way that will work."
---THOMAS EDISON on inventing the light bulb.