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New font designed by Erik Spiekermann for the Hamilton Wood Type Foundry
Jun 19, 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.
Flip Book Software Available for Mac to Create HTML5 Animated Flipbook
Jun 17, 2014 - FlipBuilder today announces Flip PDF for Mac, a popular flip book software solution. Flip PDF for Mac is helpful for creating wonderful animated flipbooks for reading on mobile devices. The software also allows users to customize their flip brochure by adding company logos or website for branding. Easily publish eBooks, online magazines, corporate reports, newspapers, event leaflets or flyers, business brochures, annual reports, educational books and so much more.
PageMeUp 1.0 released for OS X - Layout editor for web sites & magazines
Jun 16, 2014 - Softobe today introduces PageMeUp 1.0, their easy-to-use layout editor for OS X. PageMeUp lets you quickly layout 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 and 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 and text onto the PageMeUp document and place/resize them on the page.
Magzter celebrates 3rd anniversary with discounts upto 90% for customers
Jun 16, 2014 - Magzter celebrates 3 years as the world's largest and fastest growing multi-platform global digital newsstand. By keeping its mission simple and achievable, and pursuing it with passion and dedication, Magzter has won the support and trust of over 1500 publishers from over 50 countries. For its 3rd Anniversary, Magzter is celebrating with a Grand Anniversary Sale where users can get up to 90% off on the digital subscription prices for an astounding selection of top global magazines.
LinkOptimizer for Adobe InDesign Now Lets Users Choose Resolution Units
Jun 16, 2014 - Zevrix Solutions announces LinkOptimizer 4.9.14, a feature update to its workflow automation solution for Adobe InDesign. Awarded 4 out of 5 starts by Computer Arts magazine, LinkOptimizer allows one 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 users define target image resolution in pixels per centimeter in addition to the pixels per inch standard.
Turkey's Maya Medya is the newest European publisher to join Magzter
Jun 15, 2014 - Magzter adds 5 new magazines- Marie Claire Turkiye, Marie Claire Maison, Marie Claire Kids, Men's Health Turkiye and Women's Health Turkey from Turkey's most established publisher Maya Medya. In its endeavor to increase its publisher and user base in the European continent, Magzter makes yet another exciting association with Turkey's Maya Medya. The bouquet of magazines from Maya Medya will reach Magzter's 19 million global digital subscribers.
Introducing Flip PDF Pro for Mac to Create Media-rich Catalogs from PDF
Jun 14, 2014 - Flipbuilder has released 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.
Jumsoft's Book Palette Updated With 10 New E-Book Templates
Jun 14, 2014 - Jumsoft has announced 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.
Magzter Signs Deal To Bring CBS Watch Magazine To Its Digital Newsstand
Jun 13, 2014 - Magzter, one of the world's fastest growing digital distributors, announced today that Watch! magazine, the glossy celebrity/ lifestyle title published by the CBS Television Network, will be joining its digital newsstand starting June 1st. The magazine, which celebrates fashion, beauty & travel through the lens of CBS talents, already has a popular print edition with 200,000 readers. Watch!'s addition to Magzter's digital newsstand gives it access to 19 million new subscribers around the world.