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Great additions to Microsoft Edge preview with Insider Build 16188

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As part of the latest release of Windows Insider Preview Build, Microsoft Edge’s PDF Reader has been souped up to include new features to provide more support for PDF reading

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PDF Standards

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Years ago (and years!) when we used to talk about PDF as being the most prominent document format, we’d always have to add a quick, under-the-breath, ‘de-facto standard’. But when it came to being 100 percent assured that it would be around in years to come, it’s always been a case of biting our collective lips and hoping for the best. What we would do if Adobe pulled the plug? Over the past two years, though, it’s been nothing but standards, standards, standards when it comes to PDF. In fact, there are so many that it’s easy to lose track. In this feature article, Planet PDF Editor Karl De Abrew helps to de-mystify the ever-increasing range of PDF-based standards.

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Karl’s Corner: Creating web-ready PDFs

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The latest rumblings and ramblings from Debenu CEO Karl De Abrew. This week, Karl talks ‘electronic paper’ and creating ‘web-ready’ PDF files.

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PDF Master: Thom Parker

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To commemorate 20+ years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. This time, we speak to Windjack Solutions’ Thom Parker about key changes in the PDF landscape, including the increasing sophistication of PDF forms solutions and the meteoric rise of mobile computing.

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Debenu Updates PDF Aerialist, Adds Visual Reports

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Debenu today announced an update to its popular multi-function plug-in. Debenu PDF Aerialist 12.1 includes a range of new, improved or fixed features, with most changes relating to the handling of PDF bookmarks and links.

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PDF Master: Duff Johnson

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To commemorate 20+ years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. In this installment, we speak to Duff Johnson, long-time friend of Planet PDF and a man right at the centre of PDF, as international Project Leader for the PDF specification itself (ISO 32000).

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Duff Johnson Appointed Executive Director of the PDF Association

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The PDF Association, announced Duff Johnson as the organization’s first Executive Director elevating the 18 year old PDF veteran of the electronic document industry who has served as the Vice Chairman of the PDF Association since 2010.

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PDF Master: Bruno Lowagie

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To commemorate 20+ years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. In this instalment, iText’s Bruno Lowagie talks about key changes in the PDF landscape, including recognition as a standard, the status of XFA, and and the impact of the rise of mobile computing.

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Debenu Updates PDF Library to Improve Online PDF Viewing

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Debenu today announced the release of a major update to its flagship product. According to the developer, Debenu Quick PDF Library 11 adds support for Delphi XE7 and includes a combined 49 new functions, enhancements and bug fixes.

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PDF Master: Mark Stephens

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To take stock, reflect and commemorate more than 20 years of PDF, Planet PDF has conducted a new series of interviews with PDF masters, movers and shakers in the PDF universe. To kick off the new series, IDRsolutions CEO Mark Stephens talks about PDF development and the implications of the rise of mobile technology.

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