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Adobe subscription means price hikes
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Tuesday, 07 May 2019 11:28

Adobe subscription means price hikes


Despite what you were promised

Adobe’s move to a subscription model a few years ago has lead to dramatic prices rises, despite what was promised at the time.

Digital signatures for most desktop PDF viewers defeated
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Experts break them

Researchers faked signatures on 21 of 22 desktop PDF viewer apps and five out of seven online PDF digital signing services meaning that the whole set up is a security fail and as useless as a chocolate teapot.

Adobe mulls designing its own chips
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Thursday, 07 February 2019 12:13

Adobe mulls designing its own chips


To arms, to arms, the purpose-built chip is coming


Software maker Adobe is thinking of making its own ARM based chips and dumping its long-term relationship with Intel.

Adobe bug cost video bloke thousands - claim
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Wednesday, 14 November 2018 12:02

Adobe bug cost video bloke thousands - claim


Class action

Freelance videographer Dave Cooper has filed a class action lawsuit against Adobe, alleging that he lost $250,000 worth of video.

SAP, Microsoft and Adobe team up on data
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Tuesday, 25 September 2018 11:26

SAP, Microsoft and Adobe team up on data


Share and enjoy

SAP,  Microsoft and Adobe have formed a data alliance that they say will make it easier for clients running their applications to get a better overview of the customer.

Adobe boss warns against the perils of Excel
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Thursday, 23 November 2017 12:37

Adobe boss warns against the perils of Excel


Spreadsheet stuck in the 80s

The boss of the super secure Flash player has warned his staff to stop using Excel because it is out of date.

Adobe pushed insecure spying Chrome browser extension
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And it can be hacked


Adobe installed a browser extension for Google Chrome alongside an update for the company's Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.

Adobe reports digital deflation
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Wednesday, 18 May 2016 11:37

Adobe reports digital deflation


Ecommerce has a snooze

Abobe accountants have worked out that the digital economy is suffering a period of deflation across nearly every category it tracks.

Chrome to kill Flash soon
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Monday, 16 May 2016 12:25

Chrome to kill Flash soon


Google goes all Ming the Merciless


Google developers have announced a cunning plan to disable the playback of Flash content in Chrome by default and use HTML5 instead.

Adobe’s Flash tester behind the times
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Tuesday, 12 April 2016 10:44

Adobe’s Flash tester behind the times


Chrome is more up-to-date

There has been a cock-up with Flash’s updates system which has left Chrome with a newer version of Flash than Adobe thinks is the latest.