Adobe Systems today announced that the latest version of its venerable Acrobat product, the company's flagship interactive viewer / editor for PDF documents, will be "Acrobat DC".
There will not be an "Acrobat XII". The "DC" stands for "Document Cloud". The video introduction, focuses attention on a new, touch-oriented UI.
A set of blog posts make the case in more textual terms.
The new release is expected in April.
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