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Acrobat 9, Adobe Acrobat, General News »

[6 Oct 2008 | One Comment | ]

Streamingmedia.com have published a review of Adobe Acrobat 9 focusing on the tight integration of Flash, Portfolio and the new multimedia tools.

Adobe Acrobat »

[22 Sep 2008 | No Comment | ]

Don’t frett if you didn’t see our note about the eSeminar on PDF and Flash in time to watch it live — the eSeminar is now available for on-demand viewing. The free one hour seminar covers:

Incorporating Flash Player-compatible content to make rich, engaging PDF documents
Adding Flash Player-compatible video to PDF documents, including FLV and H.264-encoded video
Converting other video formats to embedded Flash-compatible video in Acrobat 9
Adding video to Microsoft Office documents
Differences between Acrobat 9 Pro and Pro Extended for Flash content in PDF files

I definitely recommend checking it out. Much …

Adobe Reader, General News, PDF Online, Tips and Tutorials »

[11 Sep 2008 | One Comment | ]

On Wednesday, September 17, 2008, The Acrobat User Community Team will be hosting an eSeminar on how to drop a flash file inside a PDF without the need for any additional media players.

Document Management, Ebooks, Editorials, General News, PDF Reader »

[8 Sep 2008 | 5 Comments | ]

Adobe have announced plans to immediately discontinue the development of FlashPaper… Although some once touted FlashPaper as a PDF-killer, it never really fulfilled it’s promise in that regard. And, as you can imagine, any lingering PDF-killer thoughts, were quickly laid to rest when Adobe acquired Macromedia in 2005.

Tips and Tutorials »

[21 Aug 2008 | No Comment | ]

Over the past week we have blogged a little (here and here) about viewing documents online as Flash documents, instead of PDFs. Today I am going to look at a few of the online platforms that can be used to publish your documents online.
Scribd – Scribd is a document sharing website that claims to host over 350,000 documents. Users can upload their documents (pdf, doc, xls, etc) and choose to share them with everyone or only specific people. Documents are viewed online using iPaper, a document viewer for the web (Flash of …

General News, PDF Reader, Tips and Tutorials »

[19 Aug 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

If you’re sick of waiting for PDFs to load in your browser or downloading them to your desktop, then check out PdfMeNot.com. This site helps you to quickly view PDFs — without a PDF Reader insight — by converting the PDFs to Flash documents and then quickly displaying the result in your browser.
My first thought when I saw this website was — wow, these guys must really not like PDFs — but after using it a few times I can see that it could be useful for some people, especially …

PDF Creation »

[17 Aug 2008 | No Comment | ]

I’ve had a lot of questions over the past few days about how to create an ebook. A good place to start is this ebook by Adobe.
Summary:
“Creating eBooks that can be bought, downloaded, and viewed online has never been easier or more secure. In Adobe’s How to Create Adobe PDF eBooks, you’ll find the basic procedures and techniques you need to create eBooks in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF). Learn how to design good document templates for eBooks, convert your documents to Adobe PDF using recommended eBook job options, and …