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[31 Mar 2009 | One Comment | ]

Ricoh and Nuance announced their Personal Paperless Document Manager (PPDM) system today. It’s design to eliminate paper processes.

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[30 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

There is an interesting conversation going on over at Pogue’s Posts, an New York Times blog, discussing why PDFs are still primarily created in portrait orientation and not landscape. The instigator argues that because we are printing less and less PDFs to paper, that we shouldn’t be restricted by portrait mode and that more user manuals and such things should be printed in landscape orientation.

General News, PDF Tools »

[29 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Ian Osbourne of MacFormat reviewed Apago’s PDF Shrink 4.5 which is a handy application suitable for reducing most PDF files to as much as 90% of their original size.

Document Management, General News, PDF Creation, PDF Forms, PDF JavaScript, PDF Reader, PDF Security, PDF Tools »

[25 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Debenu, the company that created Benubird Pro, the leading personal document managent tool for desktop users, today announced the formal release of version 7.12 of its royalty-free PDF SDK, Quick PDF Library.

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[25 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

The PDF/A Competence Center has announced that the third annual PDF/A conference will be held between June 17-19 2009 in the Kosmos in Berlin. The conference will include technical presentations by international experts, tracks for various PDF/A topics and areas of interest as well as pre-conference workshops for practical applications of PDF/A.

PDF Reader, Windows 7 »

[16 Mar 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

A couple of months ago I asked the question: when will Windows include a native PDF viewer? Well, we haven’t received any official word yet, but a curious hint was dropped on the Engineering Windows 7 blog recently.

General News, PDF Conversion »

[15 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

QuickPDF released the latest version of PDF to Word 2.1 which is a software solution for home and office users who want their protected PDF documents converted into Word Rich Text formats.

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader »

[11 Mar 2009 | One Comment | ]

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Reader 9 and Acrobat 9.

General News, PDF Reader »

[9 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Foxit Software, sellers of the soon-to-be released Foxit eSlick, has announced the immediate release of a new build of their popular PDF viewer, Foxit Reader. The new build addresses three security vulnerabilities that were reported to the company late last month.

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader »

[6 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

The official patch for the recently announced security flaw in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader is still roughly a week away, but in the mean time, a number of third parties have taken this opportunity to promote their own products, which aren’t affected by the security flaw.

General News, PDF Security »

[4 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Three types of malware had been recognized as the leading culprits of computer infection being suffered by Adobe PDF users.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Tools »

[1 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

Quick PDF Library the powerful royalty-free PDF developer SDK – has just released verion 7.12 beta of it’s PDF API.