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WordTarget helps writers stick to their daily writing goals
Dec 16, 2014 - UK based KickCode Ltd today announces WordTarget 1.2 for Mac OS X. WordTarget sits in the menu bar and tracks a users word count across different applications, allowing them to focus on their daily writing goals regardless of the application they are writing in. Users receive a notification when they hit their target, and can start and stop tracking at any point. The app is on sale at a reduced price on the Mac App Store until Friday 19th December.
PDF Checkpoint Now Supports Mac OS X Yosemite: PDF Conversion Tool
Dec 11, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces PDF Checkpoint 1.7.2, a compatibility update to its PDF preflight and conversion solution. Remarkably fast, PDF Checkpoint automatically preflights, exports as images, splits and optimizes Adobe PDF files. The software can also convert the color of PDF elements to specific ICC profile. For example, users can convert RGB PDF files to CMYK. The new version makes PDF Checkpoint compatible with the recently released Mac OS X Yosemite and is available on Mac App Store.
PageMeUp 1.1 updated for OS X - Easily lay out magazines & web sites
Dec 10, 2014 - Softobe has released PageMeUp 1.1, an update to their easy-to-use layout maker for OS X. PageMeUp lets you quickly lay out your text & images with the utmost simpicity and get a professional PDF document or build your web site. Create a document, choose its page format, size & background color, set the margins, bleed, custom guides, rows and columns and even apply RGB or CMYK ICC color profiles. Then drag, import or paste images & text onto the PageMeUp document and place/resize them.
ArtOptimizer for Adobe Illustrator Now Supports Mac OS X Yosemite
Nov 24, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions today announces ArtOptimizer 2.7.6, a compatibility update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe Illustrator. ArtOptimizer allows to reduce Illustrator link size and speed up processing by automatically eliminating excess image data and performing essential image adjustments. The software lets users save gigabytes of disk space, accelerate file output and cut costs through faster processing. The new version makes ArtOptimizer compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
Package Central for Adobe InDesign Now Supports Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite
Nov 19, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces Package Central 1.7.6, a compatibility update to its file packaging automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Originally developed for a major publisher in the United States, the software automates InDesign document collection by processing files from hot folders. Package Central offloads file packaging to a central system leaving operator workstations free from the collection process. The new version adds support for the recently released Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
BatchOutput for Microsoft PowerPoint Is Now Available on Mac App Store
Nov 17, 2014 - Toronto based Zevrix Solutions announces that BatchOutput PPT, its output automation solution for Microsoft PowerPoint, is now available on Mac App Store. BatchOutput automates printing of multiple documents and allows to carry out professional PDF production directly from PowerPoint, eliminating the need for time consuming post-processing. In addition to batch printing users can optimize PDF files for various target devices, apply variable file names and protect PDF against unauthorized use.
XChange US and XChange UK announce availability of IC3D Software
Nov 12, 2014 - XChange US and XChange UK announce the availability of Creative Edge Software's IC3D product range. The IC3D Suite 3D design & visualization tools for packaging offer speed, ease of use, reduced time to production and easy integration to workflows. IC3D Suite enables any package designer to easily become a 3D mock-up artist without learning a whole new paradigm. IC3D Suite includes a model library of common packaging models which can be selected by simply dragging & dropping into the workspace.
XChange US Announces $6,599 Workflow Software and Integration Giveaway
Nov 11, 2014 - XChange US is excited to announce an automation software and integration giveaway competition to celebrate the launch of their new web site. In conjuction with the launch of the new site, XChange US have also changed their company logo and identity for a fresh new look. Users who complete the 'Win a Workflow' entry form on the company's site are eligible to win a free PitStop2Switch Bundle, valued at $5,099, along with a day of integration and consultancy services valued at $1,500.
Output Factory Server for Adobe InDesign Now Supports Mac OS X Yosemite
Nov 10, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces Output Factory Server 1.0.21, a compatibility update to its output workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Output Factory Server automates printing and exporting from InDesign by processing files from hot folders. The software offloads output tasks to a central system leaving operator workstations free from the output process. The new version makes Output Factory Server compatible with the recently released Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.