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New font designed by Erik Spiekermann for the Hamilton Wood Type Foundry
Jun 11, 2014 - HWT Artz is the newest wood type to be cut at Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum. It was designed by venerable type designer Erik Spiekermann for his own print studio (P98a in Berlin), specifically to be cut into large size wood type. HWT Artz evokes bold early 20th century European poster lettering. The digital version is being offered to the general public with proceeds of sales to benefit the museum's ongoing operations. Erik Spiekermann is information architect, type designer and author.
BatchOutput PDF Is Now Available on Mac App Store: Print Automation Tool
Jun 11, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions today announces that its PDF printing automation solution BatchOutput PDF is now available on Mac App Store. The software processes PDF files from watched hot folders eliminating the need to open and print each document manually. Once users drop PDFs into hot folders, the files will be printed automatically using the assigned output settings. BatchOutput PDF is a robust and affordable tool for users of any trade, whether it's print, publishing, education or financial sector.
Jumsoft's Book Palette Updated With 10 New E-Book Templates
Jun 06, 2014 - Jumsoft today announces Book Palette 1.3, an update to its template assortment for Apple's iBooks Author. Book Palette provides templates for various popular e-book styles. All 35 templates incorporate the full set of standard section and page layouts provided in the iBooks Author app, including covers, chapter pages, text pages, tables of contents, glossary pages, and more. Version 1.3 contains 35 stylish and versatile templates, 10 of which are brand new.
Introducing Flip PDF Pro for Mac to Create Media-rich Catalogs from PDF
Jun 06, 2014 - Flipbuilder today releases Flip PDF Professional for Mac, its useful tool for creating feature-rich and engaging page flip catalogs from PDF. Mac users can easily create unique, attractive and engaging catalogs, brochures and other marketing collaterals from PDF files. This simple-to-use tool allows users to drag and drop a variety of objects for creating unique presentations. Easily embed YouTube Videos, animated text, flash files, and other pre-designed objects for creating page flip e-books.
Output Factory 1.5 for Adobe InDesign Offers Core Engine Upgrade
May 27, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces Output Factory 1.5, an important feature update to its professional solution to automate output from Adobe InDesign. Output Factory automates printing, exporting and post-processing from InDesign and offers batch output, export as single pages, variable file names, layer versioning and more. The new version introduces a major upgrade to the app's core engine, enhanced Flash export options, improved handling of InDesign's alternate layouts and numerous bug fixes.
InPreflight Pro for Adobe InDesign Improves Handling of Raster EPS Files
May 26, 2014 - Toronto based Zevrix Solutions today announces InPreflight Pro 2.11.8, a maintenance update to its document preparation solution for Adobe InDesign. Described as "delightfully simple to use" by Macworld magazine, InPreflight is an all-in-one solution to check InDesign documents for errors, automatically collect multiple files for output and ship them to final destination. The new version lets users check resolution and spot colors of raster EPS files with TIFF preview.
LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Now Lets Users Share Settings Presets
May 12, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 4.9.10, a feature update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Awarded 4 out of 5 starts by Computer Arts magazine, LinkOptimizer allows to reduce the size of InDesign picture links and speed up processing by eliminating excess image data, performing essential image adjustments and converting image formats. The new version lets share processing settings between users by exporting and importing them directly from an application menu.
PDF Checkpoint Is Now on Mac App Store: Preflight and Conversion Tool
May 05, 2014 - Toronto based Zevrix Solutions today announces that its PDF preflight and conversion solution PDF Checkpoint is now available on Mac App Store. Remarkably fast, PDF Checkpoint automatically preflights, converts to images, splits and optimizes multiple Adobe PDF files. Users can convert PDF colors, compress images, check documents for errors and preview them in built-in viewer. The program is equally suitable to process hundreds of files as well as single PDF documents.
New Data Publishing Bundle offers users a Free InData or Xdata
Apr 29, 2014 - ThePowerXChange and XChange UK announce a new limited time bundle that offers users a free InData for InDesign or Xdata with purchase of InCatalog for InDesign or Xcatalog for QuarkXPress. InCatalog is a Plug-in to Adobe InDesign and Xcatalog is an XTension to QuarkXPress that enable users to link document elements to corresponding database elements, and give them the power to update in both directions. They can also make locale-sensitive versions and more.