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Adobe releases free font: Source Han Sans

Adobe has released Source Han Sans, a new family of free, open source fonts that harmonizes East Asian and Latin font designs.

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Adobe updates Creative Cloud with new apps, new features, and even new hardware

All 14 of the major desktop apps are getting performance updates and new features, plus three new iPad apps and Adobe's first-ever hardware.

Macworld/iWorld Highlights: Creative workflows

Macworld's Serenity Caldwell leads a discussion will a panel of experts -- Chris Breen, Kyle Lambert, and Jeff Carlson -- on creative workflows for creative professionals.

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Expo Notes: CrazyTalk7 brings photo animation to iOS devices

CrazyTalk impressed us last year with its Mac OS X software, and now you can interact with animations on your iPhone or iPad.

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Photoshop goes 3D with Creative Cloud upgrade

Adobe's upgrades to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Muse debut new 3D printing facility for its flagship app.

The Week in Mac Apps: Where no flare has gone before

In this week's Mac app roundup, you'll find software destined to explore new worlds, fix your photos, help you build some forms, and even find out everything you could possibly ever want to know about your Mac.

The Week in Mac Apps: Clean like a whistle

A number of titles in this week's Mac app roundup want to keep your system clean and running smoothly like the finely tuned precision machine that it's meant to be. If maintenance is not on your mind, though, we've got your artistic side covered, with a bit of organization to keep you focused.

Fractal kings return with a breathtaking iOS app

Self-replicating fractals appear in geometry, in nature, and now on your iPhone and iPad.

Introducing Frax, a compelling new iOS fractal app

Host Jackie Dove speaks with the developers of Frax, a new fractal generation app.

Adobe debuts open source Generator in new Photoshop update

New plug-in platform automates image asset production and management for Websites, mobile apps, and games

Hands-on: Hype 2's ten new features

On Tuesday, Tumult released the second version of its HTML5 WYSIWYG animation program, Hype. Associate editor Serenity Caldwell goes hands on to explore ten of the app's new features.

Editing and annotating PDF files with Preview

In this week's lesson, Professor Breen (disclaimer: not a real professor) shows his students how to make the most of PDFs with Apple's Preview.

Podcast: Quark overhauls QuarkXPress

QuarkXPress 10 marks a major overhaul of the cross-media publishing package. We talk to Quark's Gavin Drake about what's new with this update.