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Adobe adds 3D printing capabilities to Photoshop CC

Adobe adds 3D printing capabilities to Photoshop CCNEWS: Adobe has introduced 3D printing capabilities into its Photoshop Creative Cloud software, as it looks to become 'the go-to tool' for 3D model printing. The new features permit the building, refining, previewing and preparing print-ready 3D designs within Photoshop itself.

PDF 2.0: is it all it's cracked up to be?

PDF 2.0: is it all it's cracked up to be?

FEATURE: A lifetime ago Adobe PDF, the heart of pretty much all digital printing and publishing workflows, came onto the market. Laurel Brunner looks at how version 2.0 will be received by the print sector.

Adobe makes the move to the cloud

Adobe makes the move to the cloud

NEWS: Adobe has announced major changes to its range of software, including a decision to discontinue development of its Creative Suite series.

Adobe launches 'milestone' CS6 and Creative Cloud

Adobe launches 'milestone' CS6 and Creative Cloud

NEWS: Design software giant Adobe has announced the launch of its Creative Suite 6 range and a new subscription-based web service, Adobe Creative Cloud.

Adobe's Acrobat X allows document retrieval 'from anywhere'

Adobe's Acrobat X allows document retrieval 'from anywhere'

NEWS: Adobe has announced the availability of new Acrobat X solutions, which comprises Adobe Acrobat X software and a document exchange service.

New Adobe software released for graphic design

NEWS: Adobe has released the new HTML5 Pack for Adobe Illustrator CS5, what it states is 'the industry-leading vector graphics software'.

Creative Cloud support added to FlightCheck in software update

Creative Cloud support added to FlightCheck in software update

NEWS: Markzware has added support for Adobe Creative Cloud 2014 to version 7.5 of its preflighting software for Mac.

Serif prepares to launch Affinity creative suite exclusively for Mac

Serif prepares to launch Affinity creative suite exclusively for Mac

NEWS: Serif is to launch a series of professional design software exclusively for Mac users, with its first products planned for release in the coming twelve months.

Color-Logic follows Adobe down the HTML5 path

Color-Logic follows Adobe down the HTML5 path

NEWS: Color-Logic has switched its Design Suite architecture to HTML5, bringing it in line with developments to Adobe's product portfolio.

Version 8.10 of ColorGate suite launched

Version 8.10 of ColorGate suite launched

NEWS: ColorGate has announced that v8.10 of its Productionserver, Filmgate, Proofgate and Plategate products has been made commercially available.

What to look out for at Sign and Digital UK 2014

What to look out for at Sign and Digital UK 2014

FEATURE: Ben McCabe takes a look ahead at Sign and Digital UK and gives his thoughts on what you should look out for at the show.

New version of EnRoute from SAi

New version of EnRoute from SAi

NEWS: SAi has upgraded its EnRoute family of productivity tools, compatible with Wavefront 3D OBJ files and Caldera digital registration and contour cut.

Corel slashes software prices to tempt Adobe users

NEWS: Creative software developer Corel is offering disgruntled Adobe users 'powerful alternatives' to Creative Cloud with a special pricing program.

Ricoh offers gateway to personal direct mail with TotalFlow DocEnhancer

NEWS: Ricoh has launched a new plug-in for Adobe Acrobat X Pro which promises to allow print providers to expand their business opportunities.

Meadows launches 2D Bar Code module for Adobe InDesign

Meadows launches 2D Bar Code module for Adobe InDesign

NEWS: Meadows Publishing Solutions has released a software module for Adobe InDesign to create QR codes, data matrix and PDF417 barcodes for print.

Enfocus to show Switch 11 capabilities in free webinar series

NEWS: Enfocus will host a series of free webinars aiming to promote the capabilities of its Switch 11 publishing workflow solution.

Stratacache shows new Gestural Interactive experience at Adobe Summit

Stratacache shows new Gestural Interactive experience at Adobe Summit

NEWS: Stratacache has shown off a new interactive digital media solution at the Adobe Digital Marketing Summit in Ohio, USA.

Live and learn: education at Sign and Digital UK

Live and learn: education at Sign and Digital UK

FEATURE: Morwenna Kearns looks at what's on offer from a learning standpoint at Sign and Digital UK.

Mimaki updates RasterLink RIP software for Pantone matching

NEWS: Mimaki has released the latest version of its RasterLink RIP software, which offers Pantone colour matching and Adobe integration capabilities.

Flash: not so flash

FEATURE: Technology's so very annoying. Just when you get to grips with something, along comes something else that overtakes it. A recent causality in the technowar is Adobe Flash

Prime cuts: vinyl cutting software

Prime cuts: vinyl cutting software

FEATURE: Sophie Matthews-Paul outlines some of the vinyl cutter options now available.

What's the alternative to Adobe PostScript? It's all about control

What's the alternative to Adobe PostScript? It's all about control

FEATURE: We have all become so accustomed to working with Adobe's PostScript that it's probably hard to remember the days when there was a selection of alternatives on offer.

What's the alternative to Adobe PostScript?

What's the alternative to Adobe PostScript?

FEATURE: Once upon a time there were many contenders for the crown that Adobe PostScript eventually won.

Building bridges to the future: wide-format and sign-making educational resources

Building bridges to the future: wide-format and sign-making educational resources

FEATURE: Nick Smith looks at some of the UK institutions supporting wide-format print and sign-making educational schemes.

Onyx Graphics introduces SmartApps PitStop Pro following Enfocus licensing

NEWS: Onyx Graphics has introduced a SmartApps PitStop Pro plug-in for Adobe Acrobat, after Enfocus licensed its PitStop technology to the company.

What is the difference between PDF and PostScript? PDF is more than a printing PostScript

What is the difference between PDF and PostScript? PDF is more than a printing PostScript

FEATURE: PostScript was 'designed to be a modern standard for electronic printing', and indeed that is precisely what it became, while PDF was not originally designed or particularly intended for the graphic arts industry.

An education: seminars at Viscom Düsseldorf

An education: seminars at Viscom Düsseldorf

OPINION: Trade fairs in our industry have done a good job of combining demonstrations with educational sessions. This year's Viscom Düsseldorf is not likely to disappoint in this regard.

Photographers print, don't they?

Photographers print, don't they?

FEATURE: Immersed in the concentration of commercial and, increasingly, domestic applications which can be produced using wide-format digital print, we shouldn't forget the photographers.

Amusing technology for pre-press, printers and workflow integration

Amusing technology for pre-press, printers and workflow integration

FEATURE: Adobe has recently launched a public beta of its intriguing Muse technology.

Under the VDP bonnet

Under the VDP bonnet

FEATURE: Sophie Matthews-Paul explains some of the technicalities which are vital to handling variable data efficiently.

Colour me right

Colour me right

FEATURE: No-one will dispute that a big minefield in today's wide-format production lies in getting the colour right.

Education, education, education: sign-making and graphics training

Education, education, education: sign-making and graphics training

FEATURE: Education, training and skills have been buzzwords in the UK's industries for years, in part prompted by rising unemployment levels and an aging workforce, and the advantages of filling a skills gap are manifold.

Sign and Digital UK to offer 'widest ever range of products'

Sign and Digital UK to offer 'widest ever range of products'

NEWS: The organiser of the upcoming Sign and Digital UK exhibition says the 2011 show may offer 'a much wider range of products than ever before', according to early indications, including some notable launches.

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