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Adobe to shut down for a week to cut costs

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Adobe, the owners of Flash, Dreamweaver, Fireworks and almost every single web development tool out there, will shut down its North American operations this week to cut its operating costs as the recession affects its sales, according to Bloomberg. The employees were told in March that it would impose closures for one week during the second, third and fourth quarters of this year, and asked the staff to take the […]

Show your Photoshopping love

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Got to love the website Etsy, bringing in talented creators of stuff that we would never see in Target or Myer. But, now, we found something for an application? This is a pillow for that blue Photoshop icon that someone has recreated, and you have to admit that it makes you want to buy it. This 100 percent hand crafted pillow is also machine washable, and you can also get […]

Photoshop CS4 on a 3.5-inch floppy disk?

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Remember the days when almost everything was done on the floppy disk? And those times when a program would be around 4 or 5 disks to install it on your computer, before the days of the CD-ROM, then the DVD-ROM, then downloading it on the web (illegally, not that we condone such actions)? Well, thanks to Antrepo Designs, you can now find out what your favourite software from this era, […]

Abobe cuts jobs, axes Macworld Booth

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Adobe has announced that it is now expecting that per-share earnings will be between 45 and 46 cents, based on its current outlook on revenue of $912 million to $915 million on the three months that ended on November 28; with expectations of a shortfall on revenue in the current quarter, with revenue expectations in the range of $800 million to $850 million. In its response to this, it has […]

Flash may come to the iPhone soon…

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Adobe has reportedly confirmed to Flash Magazine that Flash is coming to the iPhone. Senior Director of Engineering Perter Betlem has said that it would be coming to the phone, but he said that it would be Apple that would “calls the shots as to when it’ll be available”. "My team is working on Flash on the iPhone, but it’s a closed platform,” he said. In mid-June, Adobe’s CEO has […]

Hole in Adobe Software allows free movie downloads – yay!

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An exploit, according to Gizmodo, has been found in Adobe’s software that can be used to download free copies of movies and television shows from Amazon’s Video on Demand service (and other services as well). In tests using the Replay Media Catcher, Reuters successfully downloaded the movies that utilised software from Adobe to deliver media, including Amazon – though they say that their shows and movies cannot be pirated using […]

Adobe announces Creative Suite 4 – new versions to more than twelve applications

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Adobe has today announced the launch of the latest version of its Creative Suite product line – Creative Suite 4. While we won’t be able to review it – since it costs like an arm and a leg (if anyone from Adobe is reading – can you give us a free copy?), you can expect there will be some changes. Many of the new changes are UI changes, trying to […]

Adobe Apollo Launches Beta…

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Adobe has finally released the beta version of Apollo, which is now called Adobe Integrated Runtime. This means the product name is Adobe AIR; using Adobe twice but whose counting… As well, this now fully supports HTML and AJAX; meaning applications don’t need to be created in Flash. An extension for Dreamweaver will be released. The site is here…