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[19 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]

Back in November 2006, Thad McIlroy, publishing consultant and analyst from The Future of Publishing sent a scathing letter to the Planet PDF Editor, Dan Shea:
I think that Acrobat 8 is one of the weakest upgrades I’ve seen in years. Adobe is apparently angry with me for saying so, but that’s just Adobe getting all imperial, as it does (as do so may so may other U.S. organizations, like the old Republican administration).
However, with version 9 — Thad thinks that Adobe has provided a elegant upgrade:
Adobe Acrobat has evolved in so …

Adobe, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader, Document Management, Editorials, Tips and Tutorials »

[4 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]

Ever encounter the problem where you’re reading, writing, and publishing more than one document at the same time?  
Rhetorical question!
You know the scenario — you’ve got multiple windows open — all stacked on top of each other, you’re alt-tabbing applications to the point of arth-thumb-ritis. Even with 2 x 21″ screens and your Intel® Core™2 Extreme processor QX9770, you feel like you’re driving your Ferrari F430 Spider with the hand-break on.
Well, a quick and easy solution to this problem is to pick yourself up a copy of Desktop Rover™ v4.0. You will need multiple …

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[27 Aug 2008 | No Comment | ]

No matter how much you like a particular piece of software, there’s almost certainly something about it that irks you, whether it be the installer, the start-up time, a bug that never gets fixed or featuritis. Enter Dear Adobe, a place where you can vent about Adobe products until your heart’s content.
Submit your own gripes or rate other peoples, with a Love It or Hate It tag. The results of the voting are shown on the Top 50 Gripes page, which makes for some interesting reading.
The top gripes are pretty clear:

Loosen DRM …

Adobe, General News, PDF Editor, PDF Prepress »

[24 Aug 2008 | No Comment | ]

Xante just announced that it will be releasing the enhanced version of OpenRIP(R) Symphony PDF workflow on the Print Media Trade Fair to be held next month in Duesseldorf, Germany.

Adobe, General News, PDF Creation, PDF Tools »

[9 Jul 2008 | No Comment | ]

Flash video files can now be embedded in PDF documents empowering PDF makers to make their reports more creative and user-friendly.

Adobe, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Reader, General News, PDF Editor, PDF Reader »

[7 Jul 2008 | No Comment | ]

Terrago Technologies has just signed a binding agreement to team up with Adobe Systems Inc.

Adobe, General News, PDF Standards »

[2 Jul 2008 | No Comment | ]

Adobe’s PDF has now been declared as an international standard on electronic document formats as announced by ISO (International Standards Organization).

Adobe, General News, PDF Online, PDF Tools »

[4 Jun 2008 | No Comment | ]

GIS map creators can now reach a wider audience as they can now be exported as PDFs. This will be made possible using the latest release of ArcGIS 9.3.

Adobe, General News »

[15 May 2008 | No Comment | ]

Adobe is now seeking ISO’s approval to recognize its DNG format into an international standard when it comes to electronic photography file format.

Adobe, General News, PDF Online, PDF Reader »

[29 Nov 2007 | No Comment | ]

Adobe and Yahoo! teamed up today to launch Ads for Adobe PDF Powered by Yahoo! It is currently in its beta phase, the companies are still on the lookout on how it will be accepted in mainstream. This service allows publishers to include contextual advertisements within PDF documents and is available in an opt-in basis.

Adobe, General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Creation »

[19 Oct 2007 | No Comment | ]

Software602 just announced the release of a high-powered version of Print2PDF which is Print2PDF 7.0 Conversion Server.

Adobe, General News, PDF Conversion »

[3 Sep 2007 | No Comment | ]

Intelligent Converters announced the release of PDF-to-Word Converter, a program which converts Adobe PDF files to Microsoft Word formats. The enhanced version of PDF-to-Word Converter is now able to preserve text flow of documents as well as their original format.

Adobe, General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Creation »

[20 Aug 2007 | No Comment | ]

Software602 released an Print2PDF 6.1.07 to broaden its market which now includes Windows Vista and MS Office 2007 platform users.

Adobe, Adobe Reader, General News, PDF Mobile »

[14 Aug 2007 | No Comment | ]

Mobile users will now be able to read PDF documents on their mobile phones using Adobe Reader LE 2.5.