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[16 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
Four Free PDF Readers Reviewed

Read on as Appligent’s CEO Duff Johnson takes the Adobe Reader “Bloatware Bloviation” to task … “For those who still insist that applications can be measured by the time required for download or size of the installation, tell me how long does it take to deal with a PDF that breaks your preferred “lightweight” viewer? Somehow, that metric never makes it into the lazy claims of ‘bloatware’.”

Adobe, General News, PDF Prepress »

[8 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

Atlantic Zeiser announced its acquisition of a majority stake in SOFHA GmbH, a Berlin-based software solutions provider to OEMs of high-speed digital printing machines. SOFHA GmbH is also a co-development partner of Adobe and the acquisition will create new digital printing solutions based on Adobe’s PDF portfolio of standards.

Adobe, General News, PDF Prepress, PDF Tools, Press Releases »

[5 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

Zevrix Solutions has released a maintenance update to BatchOutput 3.6.4, its professional product for automating printing and exporting from Adobe InDesign. The newly released update addresses several issues with PDF auto-preflighting.

Adobe, General News, PDF Accessibility »

[30 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

Adobe and Nemetschek are teaming up to improve document processes involving architectural and engineering projects. The collaboration of these two technology innovation leaders will give way to the integration of Adobe PDF to Nemetschek’s CAD program VectorWorks.

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[9 Dec 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe Systems today announced that more than 100 publishers, book retailers and libraries have adopted Adobe® Content Server 4 software to protect PDF and EPUB eBook content and support the distribution to thousands of retail, libraries and other channels across the globe.

Acrobat 9, Adobe, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader, General News »

[21 Nov 2009 | One Comment | ]

NiXPS say yes in their latest blog post. But it’s not the concept of PDF Portfolio’s that troubles them per se, but rather the fact that in certain bleeding-edge PDFs, Adobe include a warning message that tells you to download the latest version of Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader if you want to view the PDF in question. No ifs, buts or maybes — if you want to view this PDF, then you’ll need to use Adobe’s software.

Adobe, General News »

[1 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

Caldera extended its partnership with Adobe and announced the integration of the Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE) into its RIP solutions. This is the first time when any dedicated wide-format solution has integrated Adobe PDF Print Engine Technology. Caldera solution now offers better quality and speed on complex PDF files.

Adobe, Adobe Reader, Document Management, Ebooks, General News, Press Releases »

[20 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe and Barnes announces further advancement for eBook distribution by joining hands to standardize the open EPUB and PDF eBooks and collaborating on a content protection standard based on Barnes & Noble and Adobe technology. Barnes and Noble will make all their content available to customers in PDF, which is one of the most compatible and secure file formats.

Adobe, Adobe Acrobat, General News, PDF Prepress »

[29 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

RIP software specialist Shiraz Software has developed an integrated plug-in for use within Shiraz v6.60 and Signature v7.0.

Adobe, General News, Press Releases »

[19 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe has just announced the current acquisition process taking place with the leading business optimization software and service provider, Omniture.

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[28 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe PDF can now be created via an MS Office 2007 environment. MS Office 2007 has been a welcome addition to PDF’s current roster of supporting platforms.

Acrobat 9, Adobe, Adobe Reader 9, General News »

[22 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

Worldlabel.com has released PDFplannerPRO Organizer, a free PDF document template planner, organizer and diary. PDFplannerPRO Organizer provides fully printable 8.5″ x 11″ PDF documents that you can use to keep your life on track.

Adobe, Adobe Reader, Ebooks, General News, PDF Library »

[15 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

Adobe Reader Mobile SDK is now available for mobile and mobile applications developer to integrate to their own mobile products. SDK enables text-reflow which is a feature deemed by E-book readers as extremely necessary for maximum reading experience.

Adobe, Ebooks, General News, PDF Reader »

[29 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

Don Fluckinger’s latest article at PDFzone looks at the e-Book market and how while the Kindle and Sony Reader are getting more popular, reading e-books — as PDF files of course — on personal computers is still the most popular method.

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[22 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]

My old work-buddy Kurt Foss, Online Editor of Adobe Acrobat User Community, wrote a short piece on a video I’ve been trying to track down for some time. 
The video is centered around a typical “office of the 90s ” and is included on page 24 as part of a Flash-presentation that celebrates “25 Years of Innovation” at Adobe Systems.
It takes us back 15 years ago to the land of ascii text, overnight mail, copier jams and filing cabinets laden with paper-based-documents. Although Kurt says that “Acrobat humor is a narrow niche”, …