Adobe recently announced the latest additions to its Acrobat/PDF-based Intelligent Document Platform -- new enterprise document control software dubbed "Policy Server," and a renamed and enhanced PDF JobReady (formerly PDF Transit) for Internet printing and online document delivery.
ARTS PDF, the well-known supplier of Acrobat- and PDF-related software and services and division of BinaryThing (Planet PDF is also a division) has teamed up with Document Solutions, Inc. (DSI) to launch the first-ever range of PDF content and conversion services for sale online.
A Danish security vendor is warning users of Microsoft's Internet Explorer of a spoofing vulnerability that could allow a virus to be disguised as a link to a PDF (or another common file format). The site offers a 'File Download Extension Spoofing Test' -- a PDF file -- to help determine vulnerability, as we summarize in our Planet PDF Weblog for Thursday.
The 300-plus page Hutton Report released today -- available for download in PDF -- strongly criticized the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) for mistakes made in reporting allegations that the government led by Tony Blair deliberately falsified intelligence on Iraq's weapons program, as we outline.
Sportsbook.com says that more than $70 million will be wagered in Nevada on this weekend's Super Bowl, with twice that amount bet online. That's believable when you browse the 30-page, PDF-based document offered by the gambling site that lists the 618 different wagers available for this one pro football game.
With his presidential campaign slumping, Howard Dean is hoping his supporters can again tap into its Internet-based bag of tricks -- including on-the-fly campaign posters and flyers in PDF -- to improve his chances of winning the Democratic Party nomination.
While much of Adobe's recent promotion of Acrobat has focused on the larger corporate and government markets, small business users also consider the company's PDF technology as among their most valuable software products, according to the results of voting by readers of SmallBusinessComputing.com.
You don't need to be an official Adobe beta tester to be able offer feature suggestions on future product releases, including Acrobat or the free Reader. Provide your feedback -- description and reasoning -- via an Adobe.com form (HTML).
Banished baseball legend Pete Rose hoped the long missing-in-action confession in his new book admitting that he did bet on games in the mid-1980s would resolve the debate and enhance his chances of getting into the sport's Hall of Fame. But the 225-page report that led to Rose being banned -- made available for downloading in PDF by the lead investigator -- also makes for great reading as we report.
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.