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PDF/A in a Nutshell 2.0 - The New Guide to PDF /A

Jeremy Koadlow

The PDF Association has published a new online edition of a guide to PDF /A written by Alexandra Oettler.

Enterprise & Government   May 06, 2013

PDF Conversions Made Possible for iPhone Users From Farcom Interactive

Jeremy Koadlow

Farcom Interactive's TurboScanner 2013 is a new application created to allow iPhone users to easily convert images to PDF documents.

Creative & Print   April 29, 2013

Latest Version of Foxit Reader (v.6.0)

Jeremy Koadlow

Foxit has released its 6.0 update to their flagship PDF product, Foxit Reader. The reader is designed for both individual and business use. Foxit Reader 6.0 enlists some of following features as its major selling points:

Enterprise & Government   April 29, 2013

Sidebooks Made Available For Android Users

Jeremy Koadlow

Sidebooks, a popular iPhone and iPad application for reading PDF documents like books has received an update making it compadible with Android.

Creative & Print   April 29, 2013

Readdle Launches PDF Expert Enterprise, a Document Management System for the Mobile Era

Jeremy Koadlow

Readdle launched a product into market called PDF Expert Enterprise designed to allow any organisation to set up a paperless workflow for mobile and tablet devices.

Enterprise & Government   April 26, 2013

LULU Software Releases Soda PDF for Mac

Jeremy Koadlow

LULU SOFTWARE, the publisher of Soda(R) PDF, a portable document format (PDF) editing and creation application, announced today the release of Soda PDF for Mac. This marks the debut of their first product for Mac OS users.

Creative & Print   April 26, 2013

Locklizard iOS Viewer Takes Secured PDF Viewing To A New Level

Jeremy Koadlow

London-based digital rights management Locklizard has extended it’s rights management security to the iOS platform.

Creative & Print   April 15, 2013

PDF Shaper is a New Tool to Convert PDF Titles to RTF

Jeremy Koadlow

PDF Shaper 1.0 is a converter of PDF files to RTF. Running on just about any PC (Windows NT – Windows 8).

Developer   April 10, 2013

Viewing PDF Thumbnails Made Easy and Free a Windows 8 Fix

Jeremy Koadlow

The Window’s 8 update has caused some users ability to see PDF thumbnails to be blinded. There has been a shining light though by the name of Leo Davidson who created a super easy fix.

Creative & Print   April 10, 2013

Better Password Recovery Tool for Mac by AST Software

Jeremy Koadlow

AST Software has come out with an updated version of what can either be described as reconnaissance tool or attack software.

Enterprise & Government   April 10, 2013

Flipbook Maker For Small and Medium Business Owners Released by A-PDF

Jeremy Koadlow

The PDF format is one that is favoured over Image and document as the preferred choice by businesses to capture, present and share their business information to other people.

Creative & Print   April 10, 2013

Application To Repair Damaged PDF Documents Out In The Market

Jeremy Koadlow

Repair Toolbox a company known for creating advanced data recovery and file repair applications has created a powerful PDF Repair tool.

Creative & Print   March 14, 2013

Free PDF to Flash Converter from

Jeremy Koadlow

Flip Builder has created a free convertor for PDF to Flash which is available on their website via this. Flipbuilders software converts PDF to its Flash preserving the layout, graphics and images from the original PDF file.

Creative & Print   March 09, 2013

Latest PDF Conference March 19-20, 2013 Amsterdam NL

Jeremy Koadlow

Beyond the PDF 2 conference is the latest meeting, which assembles scholars and researchers to discuss the current and future status of information technology.

Developer   March 07, 2013

Popular Day One App for iPhone/iPad and Mac Employs PDF Export

Jeremy Koadlow

Day One App is a digital journal application for Mac, which allows users to record their day-to-day experiences through photos and notes like a physical journal. The differences play out with augmentation for the users real life journey with their digital collections of it.

Creative & Print   March 04, 2013

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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.