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AdLib eDocument Solutions has announced an update to AdLib eXpress. Adding support for Unicode fonts, version 2.9 can be accessed from multiple platforms such as Linux and Unix due to its integration with AdLib's complimentary Exponent product.
Autodesk and Bluebeam Software are developing joint
solutions to enable AutoCAD users to more easily convert
AutoCAD drawings into DWF (Design Web Format) digital files.
Religion has played a significant role in the campaigns and
policy positions of both political parties leading up to the
Nov. 2 elections, so it seems appropriate that a "Guide to
Prayer for the 2004 National Election" has recently been
made available online.
Chapter 10 -- titled 'Review PDF Documents' -- is an excerpt
from the book "How to Do Everything with Adobe Acrobat 6.0"
by Doug Sahlin and McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media. It includes
illustrated techniques on how to use the Comments tab, Note
tool and the File Attachment tool, and how to add Comments
and Audio Comments.
We've named all eight randomly selected winners in our
recent promotional contest to give away to members of our
global community eight free copies of a book by Doug Sahlin,
published by Osborne/McGraw-Hill. This contest is now closed.
Five Across, Inc. has announced the immediate availability of InterComm, a workgroup collaboration application designed to streamline document workflow for distributed workgroups. InterComm offers centralized file management and an integrated instant messaging interface.
With its introduction of the Jaws PDF Creator software development kit (SDK), Global Graphics is offering software developers and system integrators a new tool to incorporate PDF-creation capability into their own or their customers' applications.
AdLib eDocument Solutions announces the release of AdLib Exponent 1.2, providing intelligent job management, load balancing between multiple AdLib eXpress Servers, extended connectivity to UNIX machines, a fault-tolerant architecture and enterprise scalability.
In the growing digital music competition, Hewlett-Packard
is showing its support for Apple's iTunes -- with a little
help from Adobe PDF -- by offering for download a variety of
free, suitable-for-printing tattoos designed for
personalizing an iPod.
The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) provides a PDF-based "debate ballot" for use in evaluating the remaining presidential debates between Pres. George W. Bush and Sen. John F. Kerry.
MacFixit.com suggests that deleting Preferences
files for Acrobat 6 or Reader 6 under Mac OS X may
resolve a significant printing slowdown some users
have reported after upgrading.
Adobe Systems and GeoTrust Inc. are partnering
to offer a new Adobe Acrobat Certified Document
Services solution for digitally signing and
verifying PDF-based documents.
Adobe Systems -- originator of the Portable Document Format (PDF), Acrobat software suite and the Intelligent Document Platform (IDP) -- has signed on as a Gold Sponsor of Planet PDF, joining PDFlib and AdLib eDocument Solutions as a major financial supporter of the site.
Apago Inc. recently announced a new version of PDF
Enhancer 2.6 for Mac OS X, Windows and Sun Solaris.
CVISION recently released CVista PdfCompressor v3.0,
which compresses PDF image files up to 80x smaller, and
converts image documents in TIFF, JPEG and 15 additional
formats to compressed PDF.