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[6 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

Long-time player in the PDF game, Apago has released the latest update of their product, PDF Shrink. It has the ability to reduce the filesize of most PDFs, such as those from Mac OS X’s iLife and iWork applications.

PDF Conversion, PDF Creation, PDF Tools »

[5 Jan 2009 | One Comment | ]

If you’re looking to perform a quick document to PDF conversion on the run — BCL’s new PDF Service for iPhone will be of interest. You take any document, attach it to an email and send it to “iPhone@PDFOnline.com” — and it’s straight back at you — as a PDF.

General News, PDF Conversion »

[30 Dec 2008 | One Comment | ]

BCL’s easyPDF SDK 6.0 now supports: 64-bit versions of Windows 2003/2008/Vista/XP; PDF/A Standard for long term archiving of electronic documents; PDF/X Standard for exchange of print-ready PDF files in printing/advertising industries.

Free, PDF Conversion, PDF Online »

[28 Dec 2008 | No Comment | ]

Interested in free online file conversion — Zamzar may be the answer for you. This online file service supports PDF conversion for a large number of file formats.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Creation, PDF Tools »

[4 Dec 2008 | No Comment | ]

Nitro PDF Software has released version 5.5 of Nitro PDF Professional. The updated version, which is available for immediate download, includes numerous bug fixes, performance improvements and some new features.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Online »

[13 Nov 2008 | 4 Comments | ]

Solid Documents, a leader in PDF to Word conversion technology, has released a free online PDF to Word conversion service.

General News, PDF Conversion »

[7 Nov 2008 | No Comment | ]

Investintech, developers of PDF creation and extraction software, has released version 6.0 of Able2Extract — it’s popular PDF to Word and Excel conversion software.

Free, PDF Conversion, PDF Online »

[23 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

The team behind PDF UNdo, a desktop PDF to Word converter, have taken their technology to the web and released PDF UNdo Online, a 100% free online PDF to Word converter.

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[19 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

Softelec has just released version 10 of their software VPHybrid. Of major interest to use is that the PDF import feature has been expanded. You can directly load vector elements from within PDF files into the VP software.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF/A »

[17 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

The Imaging Source, manufacturers of components for word processing and image processing, has announced that the next version of TX Text Control will support the conversion of a number of industry standard file formats to PDF/A.

Ebooks, Editorials, General News, PDF Conversion »

[15 Oct 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Have difficulty seeing the screen, or maybe just sore eyes — heck, you might even want to make your own audiobooks — well, SpokenText has got all the answers (well, many of them so it seems) with its mostly free service for converting documents into audio recordings.
You can record PDF, Word, plain text, PowerPoint, RSS news feeds, emails and webpages into Podcast and MP3s.
Take a look at the demo I prepared earlier….
1. Original PDF: Use “Create Adobe PDF Online” to save as PDF
2. SpokenText MP3: Use “Create Adobe PDF Online” to save …

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Creation »

[13 Oct 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

If you’ve thrown away the original source for your PDF file — or just plain never had it to begin with, then you’ll probably want to take a look at Sun’s PDF Import Extension for OpenOffice 3.0.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Tools »

[1 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

Verity Burns from Photographypress.co.uk reports that Abbyy just announced the availability of their FotoReader software — slick software that makes use of OCR to take a camera photo and instantly convert it to a document format such as Word, Excel or PDF (yes, our favorite).

Free, PDF Conversion, PDF Security »

[26 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]

With a somewhat unusual name, the company Hellopdf.com Inc, offers an aptly named, “Free PDF to Word Doc converter”. Although their product doesn’t support password protected PDFs, they provide links to some third-party tools which can remove security amongst other things.

General News, PDF Conversion, PDF Creation, PDF Online »

[28 Aug 2008 | One Comment | ]

Mozilla Labs have just released Ubiquity, an experiment in using command-like calls to interact with web services. Users of the Google ‘command-line’ — if you don’t know what I’m talking about at this point type time in new york into Google — will most likely find this tool pretty useful.