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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.

Entrust extending secure e-mail with Adobe Policy Server content protection

Entrust has announced the planned addition of several new delivery methods to its secure e-mail gateway appliance, including integration with the Adobe LiveCycle Policy Server to utilize its content protection capabilities and compatible capabilities in Acrobat 7.0 software.

Enterprise & Government   February 16, 2005

Planet PDF launches new PDF Accessibility and Section 508 Forum

Duff Johnson

Planet PDF has just launched a new section in its popular free forum. The new conference will focus on issues relating to issues of accessibility and compliance with Section 508 of the US Rehabilitation Act, along with similar guidelines and regulations from around the world. See the full story at Planet PDF.

Enterprise & Government   February 10, 2005

PIA/GATF to offer PDF Print Production Workshop in March

The Printing Industries of America (PIA) and Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (GATF) is offering a new, hands-on "Advanced PDF for Print Production and Beyond" workshop in Pittsburgh from March 14-16.

Creative & Print   February 09, 2005

Free seminars on using PDF for AEC project management

Experts from Adobe, New Economy Institute, Layton Graphics and Bentley will be teaching how to utilize PDF to revolutionize Architecture, Engineering and Construction project management in a series of free seminars coming to several sites.

Enterprise & Government   February 08, 2005

Iceni launches word processor for PDFs

Iceni has launched Infix, a word processor for PDF that features professional quality hyphenation and justification, search and replace and a built-in spell checker.

Enterprise & Government   February 07, 2005

Ubiquitous PDF: Don't be a Super Bowl couch potato

Kurt Foss

Download a one-page, printable PDF describing a set of easy exercises that can be done during this weekend's Super Bowl game.

Creative & Print   February 02, 2005

AGI's Acrobat & PDF Conference set for April 20-21 in Florida

The Adobe Acrobat & PDF Conference, hosted by American Graphics Institute (AGI), will be held April 20-21 in Orlando, Florida.

Enterprise & Government   February 01, 2005

Adobe Magazine highlights new Acrobat 7 features

A special edition of the PDF-based Adobe Magazine, published quarterly by Adobe Pacific, provides an overview of the new features of the Acrobat 7.0 family.

Enterprise & Government   January 31, 2005

Ubiquitous PDF: Hush cards in PDF fight cell phone abuse

Kurt Foss

A set of free-to-download, printable 'SHHH! cards" are intended to be used to alert cell phone users that their public bantering is annoying to others.

Creative & Print   January 26, 2005

Ghent PDF Workgroup's Progress Fuels Expansion, Goal-Setting

The Ghent PDF Workgroup recently announced expanded activities and a more aggressive growth plan for 2005.

Developer   January 26, 2005

Adobe posts Acrobat 7.0 SDK technical docs & documentation

Adobe Systems has posted the updated Acrobat 7 SDK for developers.

Developer   January 26, 2005

WindJack Solutions updates AcroButtons

WindJack Solutions has released AcroButtons 2.0, its Acrobat plug-in for creating and managing custom, portable toolbar buttons.

Enterprise & Government   January 26, 2005

Acrobat 7 Pro (Windows) available for 30-day trial

Adobe Systems has posted for download a free, 30-day tryout version of its recently released Acrobat 7.0 Professional software for Windows.

Enterprise & Government   January 24, 2005

Ubiquitous PDF: Documents detail 55th Presidential Inauguration

Kurt Foss

Numerous PDF-based documents available on a special federal government Web site offer insights into some of the logistics of and the ensuing hoopla associated with the 55th Presidential Inauguration.

Enterprise & Government   January 19, 2005

Adobe promotes Narayen to President & COO

Adobe Systems announced the promotion of Shantanu Narayen to the newly created position of president and chief operating officer.

Enterprise & Government   January 18, 2005

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