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Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015 review: Extending video editing beyond the desktop

Adobe takes a look outside the box with its video editor to outfit it with a more complete set of tools.

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Review: Adobe Acrobat Pro DC's electronic signatures are its killer app

Acrobat and the new Document Cloud service go far beyond what other PDF utilities do, but you now have to pay a subscription for the best features.

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Premiere Pro CC 2014 review: New features allow video editors to do more

Adobe provides even more tweaks and features to its video editor -- all of which make for a better program.

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Dreamweaver CC 2014 review: Web design and development tool gets even more visual

Adobe adds even more visual aids--so many that it might be possible to produce Web content without even looking at the application’s code view.

Review: Adobe Premiere Pro CC moves to the cloud

Nothing about Premiere Pro CC screams "gotta have it," with the possible exception of the new closed-captioning capabilities, but Adobe certainly checked several things off of the request list. And if it has fully embraced the cloud, additional tweaks should be appearing frequently.

Review: Adobe Dreamweaver CC makes CSS more visual, less coder-friendly

Adobe Dreamweaver CC debuts with weak cloud features and an overstuffed interface, but it still leads in Web design innovation.

Review: Adobe Acrobat XI Pro advances the paperless office concept, but also highlights obstacles

Trees will find a lot to like in the new Acrobat, but Adobe's implementation of a paperless workflow may not make it easy enough for businesses to change their ways.