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[7 Oct 2010 | One Comment | ]

Foxit announced the release of new version of Foxit Reader 4.2 and Foxit Phantom PDF Suite 2.2. The new versions feature enhanced security measures to address existing security vulnerabilities.

Document Management, General News, PDF Reader, PDF Security »

[13 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

Foxit Corporation and Seclore announced a new partnership to include Foxit’s PDF viewing technology in Seclore’s security and document management solution. Foxit Reader will be soon available as part of Seclore’s FileSecure.

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

[4 Aug 2010 | One Comment | ]

Foxit has announced that it will license its industry-leading PDF and ePub technology to key players in eBook market while it will cease the development of its own eSlick Reader. This move will enable the eBook Providers to enhance digital rights management, content management and distribution on their electronic devices.

Acrobat 9, Adobe, Adobe Reader, Adobe Reader 9, Editorials, General News, PDF Security »

[6 Apr 2010 | No Comment | ]

Jeremy Conway, product manager at NitroSecurity (no relation to Nitro PDF Software) has taken the weakness in PDF readers that Didier Stevens of Belgium discovered last week, and extended it to created a PDF worm that can freely wriggle its way around from PDF to PDF.

Adobe Reader, General News, PDF Security »

[30 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]

A security expert created a Proof of Concept (PoC) in which he executed an embedded executable in a test PDF file without exploiting any security vulnerabilities in PDF software. This clever mechanism could allow hackers to execute attacks through embedding rogue executables in a simple PDF files.

Adobe, Adobe Reader, Adobe Reader 9, Editorials, PDF Reader, PDF Standards, PDF/A »

[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’.”

General News, PDF JavaScript, PDF Reader, PDF Security, Press Releases »

[26 Feb 2010 | One Comment | ]

Vitrium Systems and Foxit Corporation announces new partnership to support Vitrium’s protectedpdf document in Foxit Reader.

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[2 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

Foxit Corporation, a provider of e-document technology for mobile, desktop and on demand platforms, announced the release of Firmware 2.0 for its eReader device, eSlick. eSlick customers will now have the ability to view documents in ePub and eReader (PDB) in addition to earlier supported PDF and Text formats. By the end of November, all eSlick devices will come with the Firmware 2.0 pre-installed.

General News, PDF Reader, PDF Tools, Press Releases »

[1 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Today Foxit announces the release of Foxit Reader SDK ActiveX 3.0. This updated version introduces a variety of new features along with many enhancements. Foxit Reader SDK ActiveX is an easy-to-use software component that allows developers to quickly add PDF displaying capabilities to their applications. It has a small distribution size, fast rendering speed and a rich set of built-in functions.

Adobe Acrobat, General News »

[12 May 2009 | No Comment | ]

In a not entirely unsurprising move, Foxit Software, makers of Foxit Reader and Foxit eSlick, has released Foxit Phantom, an all-in-one PDF application aimed at business users with PDF creation, viewing, editing, conversion and security functionality.

Ebooks, General News, PDF Reader »

[22 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Foxit Software, famous for their Adobe Reader alternative Foxit Reader, has entered the eBook Reader race with the release of Foxit eSlick. A competively priced (US$229.99 direct, US$259.99 rrp) alternative to the Kindle and Sony Reader, eSlick uses Foxit’s PDF viewer technology to let users read PDFs on the electronic reading device.

Ebooks »

[22 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | ]

Foxit Software, famous for their Adobe Reader alternative Foxit Reader, has entered the eBook Reader race with the release of Foxit eSlick. A competively priced (US$229.99 direct, US$259.99 rrp) alternative to the Kindle and Sony Reader, eSlick uses Foxit’s PDF viewer technology to let users read PDFs on the electronic reading device.
All-in-all the specs for the eSlick are quite similar to its competitors. It uses E-ink technology for the display, has a 600 x 800 screen, includes 128MB of RAM, weights 6.4 ounces (180 grams) and measures 7.4 inches x 4.7 …

Adobe Reader, Editorials, PDF Reader »

[11 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | ]
It’s Time To Cut Adobe Reader Some Slack

It’s a common refrain on forums and blogs: “Adobe Reader is bloatware”. Usually followed by a recommendation to use Foxit Reader on Windows or Linux and the built-in Preview feature on Mac OSX. Some of the criticism is fair; but most of it is not.

General News, PDF Creation, PDF Library, PDF Reader »

[17 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

DynamicPDF and Foxit Software have announced a partnership that will see DynamicPDF make use of Foxit Reader in their line of development products.

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[6 Oct 2008 | No Comment | ]

Drumlin Security, the UK-based PDF security specialist, has released a new lightweight and low memory usage PDF reader.