Adobe Systems

Adobe Ranked World’s Greenest IT Company By Newsweek
June 9, 2014

In Newsweek’s 2014 Green Rankings released this week, Adobe was ranked as the second greenest company in the United States, and third greenest in the world. In the category of IT companies, Adobe tops the list both in the United States and globally.

Interactive Content Apps for Tablets, Smart Phones Create Revenue Opportunities
April 1, 2014

For printers that already offer layout and design services, an unexpected revenue source (or at least a way to retain customer loyalty) may be digital media itself, in the form of interactive apps for tablets and smartphones. Unlike Websites, apps can be created with the same tools used to produce printed pages. With a modest software investment, plus incremental training of existing staff, printers can offer their clients supplemental interactive collateral—to complement their printed products.

Adobe Upgrade May Leave Some eBook Readers in the Dark
February 18, 2014

Adobe has issued a proclamation that starting in July, the vast majority of e-reader apps and hardware devices will not be able to read purchased eBooks anymore.

This announcement stems from a massive upgrade to the encryption system Adobe has implemented in their new Digital Editions 3.0 and will have reverberating effects on ePub books all over the world. Unless thousands of app developers and e-reader companies update their firmware and programming, customers will basically be unable to read books they have legitimately purchased.

The big drawback to the mandatory Adobe upgrade is all of the old e-readers, reading apps, and older

Latest Adobe Stats Show Rapid Growth in Digital Publication Readership
December 10, 2013

New data released by Adobe reveals that Adobe Digital Publishing Suite (DPS) is powering significant circulation growth and reader engagement in digital magazines. Data also shows subscribers spending an average of 50 minutes in DPS digital issues each month.