Formerly CEO of Planet PDF, Karl De Abrew is now the CEO of Debenu (www.debenu.com) -- maker of the Quick PDF Library (formerly iSEDQuickPDF | QuickPDF) (www.quickpdflibrary.com), a powerful royalty-free PDF developer SDK, and Benubird Pro, the easy-to-use personal document management system.
ARTS PDF and Planet PDF are both divisions of BinaryThing
Have you ever noticed how much Dennis Quaid seems similar to Harrison Ford (new movie: Indiana Jones and the Ravages of Time coming out sometime 2008). At least to me, he seems like the sort of guy that Harrison Ford could have turned out to be if things had of been a little different. I've even found a few others that agree with me. Heck, in some cases, I even prefer him to Ford!
Years ago, I never would have thought this, but it's amazing how everything that seems like it's forever ends up morphing and evolving in the long term. Very much like Microsoft's XPS and PDF. We've only just entered the stage where PDF is now really readily accessible -- from lower-cost, quality converters through to high-end server-based PDF converters. Almost all are non-Adobe based.
Where do we go from here? (Hint: I don't mean Indiana Jones 5.)
Continuous upheaval is what makes watching the technology industry so exciting. David vs. Goliath battles are waged every day, with startups often winning against much larger businesses. For years and years, many have predicted the decline of the PDF given its age and perceived disadvantages. Today, with the PDF losing ground in emerging areas like mobile and eBooks, the calls for its ultimate demise are growing louder.
OK, so you want to stamp your document. Maybe you need to give reviewers some advice about the document's status or sensitivity. This tip from author Ted Padova demonstrates how to add stamps with the Stamp Tool along with related comments.