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PDF3D-SDK offers Acrobat 9.0 compatibility

Nettie Hartsock

PDF3D has released PDF3D-SDK version 1.6 which offers users XML server configuration option, enables batch processing and compositing of multiple 3D object files into 3D PDF technical publishing format.

Developer   September 04, 2008

Ubiquitous PDF: Presidential finger puppets

Dan Shea

With the presidential election approaching in a couple of months, excitement is building in the US. What could make the wait easier to bear? How about fold-them-yourself presidential candidate finger puppets?

Enterprise & Government   September 04, 2008

This week in PDF: Secure, interactive PDF reader launched

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen updates to Acrobat.com and the release of a secure PDF reader, along with several new PDF Portfolio layouts for Acrobat 9.

Enterprise & Government   September 04, 2008

Vitrium Systems rolls out new release of PDF analytics technology

Nettie Hartsock

Vitrium Systems has released a new version of its web-based lead generation software docmetrics, which enables users to create branded dynamic PDF forms that replace web forms.

Enterprise & Government   August 28, 2008

This week in PDF: Adobe releases Acrobat 9 SDK

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen updates to PDF solutions for document comparison, digital handwriting capture and print workflow configuration, along with the release of Adobe's latest Acrobat software development kit (SDK).

Enterprise & Government   August 28, 2008

Ghent Workgroup releases new PDF/X workflow specs

Nettie Hartsock

Ghent Workgroup has announced release v4 of the Ghent Workgroup specs for automated workflow efficiency. The v4 of the specs support Adobe Acrobat 9 and include the Universal Proof of Preflight developed by the Ghent Workgroup.

Creative & Print   August 21, 2008

This week in PDF: Training video for Acrobat 9 released

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen the launch of a service platform for creating interactive online PDF online catalogs, PDF support added to a graphics package and the release of a new video-based training series for Acrobat 9. Finally, the week has also seen the launch of a new digital documents blog.

Creative & Print   August 21, 2008

Ubiquitous PDF: Li'l Kids available as PDF download

Dan Shea

Von Allan, a Canadian artist and graphic novelist, has published his first graphic novel Li'l Kids as both a print version and as a free PDF download. Allan is the latest author to release their work online under the Creative Commons Canada license.

Enterprise & Government   August 21, 2008

This week in PDF: PDF services online

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen Adobe PDF Architect Jim King blog on the thorny issue of text extraction, the release of a new PDF labeling utility and an upgrade to free online PDF editor.

Enterprise & Government   August 14, 2008

Server-based PDF invoice creation with .NET

Dan Shea

The Imaging Source has announced a family of server-side components for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and 2008 to generate invoices in PDF format.

Developer   August 14, 2008

Lizard Safeguard PDF Security updated

Dan Shea

LockLizard has added a new licensing feature to its PDF DRM solution. Lizard Safeguard PDF Security enables LockLizard customers to easily identify the owner of a given license file, saving time and money.

Enterprise & Government   August 14, 2008

Solid Documents updates Solid Converter PDF to Word

Nettie Hartsock

Solid Documents has released Solid Converter PDF to Word 4.0, with support for German, French, Spanish and Chinese users.

Enterprise & Government   August 07, 2008

This week in PDF: Middle Eastern versions of Acrobat 9 released

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen a PDF tracking company launch a referral partner program, Acrobat expand into the Middle East and an upgrade to a plug-in for Acrobat and Adobe Reader.

Enterprise & Government   August 07, 2008

Aspose.Pdf for .NET updated

Nettie Hartsock

Aspose.Pdf for .NET v 3.7 has added support for creating bookmarks and adding EMF and WMF images to XSL-FO to PDF with support for security settings in XSL-FO2PDF.

Developer   July 31, 2008

Ubiquitous PDF: Office Feng Shui

Dan Shea

Finding your workspace is making you tense? Perhaps you could consider consulting a Feng Shui expert -- Canon Europe did, according to a recent press release. The company has been generous enough to offer the expert's report on reducing office stress via Feng Shui as a free PDF download.

Enterprise & Government   July 31, 2008

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