Electronic Document Conference Agenda

The Electronic Document Conference is a do-not-miss event for technical product managers and developers creating and leveraging electronic document technology. All educational sessions are reviewed by a Program Committee; they’re not “pitches”. There aContinue reading



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The new PDF Association website

Matthias Wagner // January 29, 2019
PDF Association news News

Welcome to the brand new PDF Association website. This sweeping relaunch has a modern and user-friendly interface and offers interesting …

Electronic Document Conference: Call for Papers

Duff Johnson // November 26, 2018
PDF in general Announcement News PDF Association news

This event allows those engaged with electronic document technology focusing on developers, product managers, professional document users, creative professionals and …

Get ready for U+32FF

PDF Association staff // November 16, 2018
PDF in general News

Anticipating the new Japanese era name, the Unicode Consortium announced its reservation of U+32FF for this purpose. PDF developers should …

4th annual PDF accessibility survey for AT users

PDF Association staff // November 14, 2018
PDF in general News

The PDF and the User survey is back for a fourth year. This survey is designed to capture the perceptions …

PDF 2.0 Application Note: Associated Files

PDF Association staff // October 26, 2018
PDF 2.0 News

This Application Note provides technical background to the definition of Associated Files in PDF 2.0. It is intended for developers …

New search engine, other improvements coming to pdfa.org

PDF Association staff // October 24, 2018
News PDF Association news

The PDF Association has started to overhaul its website, with the first such change being a new search engine, installed …

First PDF 2.0 Application Note is published

PDF Association staff // September 21, 2018
PDF 2.0 News

New in PDF 2.0, black point compensation (BPC) is a colour management technique allowing for the alignment of the darkest …

veraPDF is a finalist at the Digital Preservation Awards 2018

PDF Association staff // September 11, 2018
PDF/A News

The industry-supported PDF/A validator created by an EU project, veraPDF is one of four finalists for the Digital Preservation Award …

GWG’s PDF processing steps standard is now published by the ISO

PDF Association staff // August 31, 2018
PDF/X News

PDF Processing Steps allows packaging and product developers and designers to specify post-print workflow components with a PDF file in …

Preservationist Task Force identifies PDF as a key technology for email archiving

PDF Association staff // August 21, 2018
PDF/A News

The Future of Email Archives report calls for the development of email archiving specifications leveraging PDF.

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