FEATURED NEWS

PDF Days Europe 2020 logo
PDF Days Europe 2020 – Save the Date: April 27-29 in Berlin

PDF Days Europe 2020, the PDF industry’s premiere event, will take place in Berlin on 27 and 28 April. All dimensions of PDF From scanned …

CONTINUE READING
FILTER NEWS BY



SUBMIT NEWS

Would you like us to cover some PDF-related subject on pdfa.org? Send us a news item for consideration! Members can submit company news for immediate posting.

SUBMIT NEWS



JOIN US!

PDF Association membership offers many technical benefits to developers and significant marketing value to software publishers.

Learn more, and sign up today!

LEARN MORE JOIN THE PDF ASSOCIATION

DISPLAYING 1 OF 70 PAGES

Qoppa Software launches new website with online PDF tools & PDF services

Qoppa Software launches their new website freepdfonline.com, packed with various cloud-based PDF tools to view, markup, convert, and manipulate PDF documents.



Displaying text in different languages in a single PDF document

Earlier versions of the iText PDF library were already able to render Chinese, Japanese and Korean glyphs in PDF documents, but to correctly display right-to-left scripts like Hebrew and Arabic, we needed the information provided by OpenType fonts to help with …



Datalogics Offers Data Extraction Enhancements with PDF Alchemist

The most notable feature of our PDF Alchemist scriptable server tool and SDK has always been its ability to intelligently extract text and images from PDFs.  With our earliest product releases, we employed sophisticated techniques to automatically identify and reconstruct …



The day the ADA came to web content

As of October 7, 2019, websites and mobile applications in the U.S. will be assessed as “public accommodations”, and the Americans with Disabilities Act will apply.

Dominos falling.


Recently identified PDF encryption vulnerabilities

These vulnerabilities require an attacker to modify an encrypted PDF file, potentially leading to the exfiltration of the document’s contents to an external server. This class of problem is not specific to PDF per se, but is applicable to most …

File structure diagram showing encrypted and unencrypted objects.


Redact, Extract, & Optimize with Datalogics – 3 Solutions to Help You Achieve More with your PDFs

We all want our PDFs to work smarter and help us achieve our business goals. But in order to do that, it’s important to understand what solutions we’re able to tap into using PDF’s many capabilities. Redaction, extraction, and optimization …



With PDF the archive becomes the “Noah’s Ark” for every document

To survive a great flood Noah brought pairs from every species aboard his ark. But is this approach – gathering the full diversity of document formats – genuinely suitable for archiving?

Animals in a boat.


Pixartprinting is up in the ‘Cloud’s with License Server

Berlin. callas software, a leading provider of automated PDF quality assurance and archiving solutions, recently released License Server, a dynamic way of licensing callas products. With the arrival of License Server, Pixartprinting could finally migrate to a cloud-based infrastructure where …



Trump’s call with Zelensky: the PDF

Earlier this year we covered the release of the Mueller Report covering the Special Counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US election. We highlighted how, in the digital age, the choices made in releasing that document made it …

Screenshot of the transcript PDF.


Artifex Software is pleased to announce the release of MuPDF 1.16

NOVATO, CA, September 19, 2019 – Artifex Software, Inc., a leading provider of core technologies for document handling and management, is pleased to report the release of MuPDF 1.16. With this latest release, MuPDF now offers PDF support for the …



© 2019 Assosiation for Digital Document Standards e.V. | Privacy Policy | Imprint