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Our news articles are archived in a series of categories for easy access. Select the category to the left to display only the articles related to that category.

This week in PDF: Global Graphics and Quark sign tech deal

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen a deal signed between Global Graphics and Quark, the release of a corporate "quick start" package and an update to PDF compression tool.

Enterprise & Government   July 24, 2008

PDF Tools AG updates 3-Heights products

Nettie Hartsock

PDF Tools AG has released version 1.7 of its 3-Heights products for PDF processing. According to the company, a major improvement is the new direct .NET interoperability for all API products.

Developer   July 24, 2008

Adobe Acrobat & PDF Central Conference sneak preview

Nettie Hartsock

Planet PDF got an early scoop from Stacey Sell at Easel Solutions on the upcoming September Acrobat and PDF Central Conference, which will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center, September 23-25th.

Enterprise & Government   July 17, 2008

This week in PDF: PDF preflight package updated

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen an update to a preflight suite and an automated forms solution, along with the online release of a free PDF creation tool.

Enterprise & Government   July 17, 2008

Cool Tool: StickyPDF

Nettie Hartsock

Cool Tool focuses on Sticky PDF Creator which gives users the ability to create a bevy of sparkling PDF documents.

Enterprise & Government   July 10, 2008

Adobe launches Product Improvement Program

Nettie Hartsock

In June, Adobe released Acrobat 9 and also made available within that release to its Windows-based users the option of joining the Adobe Product Improvement Program.

Enterprise & Government   July 10, 2008

Adobe announces Adobe Reader 9.0

Nettie Hartsock

Adobe this week announced the release of Adobe Reader 9.0 available for download on the company web site. The latest release includes an Acrobat software development kit free of charge.

Enterprise & Government   July 03, 2008

This week in PDF: PDF becomes an ISO standard

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen updates to an established document preparation engine, and a PDF forms application. Perhaps most significantly, though, PDF has now been accepted as an international standard format by the ISO.

Enterprise & Government   July 03, 2008

Utility Warrior releases Image to PDF Command Line 4.0

Nettie Hartsock

Utility Warrior has released Image to PDF Command Line Tool 4.0, its image to PDF conversion program.

Enterprise & Government   June 26, 2008

Adobe patches Adobe Reader and Acrobat

Nettie Hartsock

Adobe has released the patch for Adobe Reader and Acrobat for a particularly nasty vulnerability flaw. Adobe has shipped the update and users are encouraged to immediately install the patch.

Enterprise & Government   June 26, 2008

This week in PDF: Acrobat 9 ships

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen a pair of announcements relating to Acrobat 9 and the release of a new enterprise PDF search solution for Microsoft SharePoint.

Enterprise & Government   June 26, 2008

Vitrium Systems rolls out Docmetrics

Nettie Hartsock

Vitrium Systems has updated its unique smart PDF web-based docmetrics system Docmetrics with updates in anticipation of the upcoming release of Adobe Reader 9 and Adobe Acrobat 9. Docmetrics transforms standard PDFs into "smart documents" that gather and glean marketing data for boosted lead generation and customer engagement.

Enterprise & Government   June 19, 2008

Indigo Eight releases AjaxPDF 2.0

Nettie Hartsock

Rhode Island-based Indigo Eight Software has announced the release of AjaxPDF 2.0, the latest update to its ASP.NET control for displaying PDF documents.

Developer   June 19, 2008

This week in PDF: Google Docs adds limited PDF support

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen Google add PDF functionality to its online document service and a pair of Adobe-related announcements, including an update to its LiveCycle enterprise solution and the inclusion of licensed preflight technology in Acrobat 9 Professional.

Enterprise & Government   June 19, 2008

Ubiquitous PDF: NYT Bestselling author offers work gratis as PDF downloads

Dan Shea

Vocal Creative Commons evangelist Cory Doctorow has been in the news lately, celebrating both his novel's 4th consecutive list on the New York Times Bestseller List and the release of a new graphic novel based on his short stories.

Enterprise & Government   June 12, 2008

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