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Promising Prospect: Read Right

Read Right is a specialized PDF reader that turns your MacBook into an e-book.

Paste tables as graphics in iWork

Sometimes, you want to copy and paste tables as graphics--rather than live, editable tables--from Numbers into Pages. Here's how.

Create a digital ID with Adobe Acrobat

Need a digital ID? Here's how to create one with Adobe Acrobat.

Mac News Briefs: CrumplePop releases ShrinkRay for Final Cut

ShrinkRay -- offered for free for the next week -- uses tilt-shift photographic techniques to make large scenes appear tiny. Also, ProVue released Track Magic Pro, an OS X-based analysis tool for Ruby on Rails applications, while SmileOnMyMac updated PDFpen.

QuarkXPress 8.1 emphasizes PDF output improvements

QuarkXPress 8.1 improves PDF output with native transparency support; Quark Publishing System also gets improvements.

Adobe updates Acrobat, Reader with security improvements

Adobe has updated Acrobat and Reader to 9.1.3, making security improvements.

Mac News Briefs: Drive Genius ready for Snow Leopard

ProSoft Engineering has updated its hard drive maintenance and optimization utility for the OS X 10.6 release. Also, Realmac launched a new Web service aimed at creative pros and AJA updated its Kona video capture cards to support last week’s Final Cut Studio release.

PDF Reader Pro for iPhone

This PDF-reading app lets you upload files to your mobile device and organize them. More important, PDF Reader Pro can handle any PDF file with ease.

Adobe promises patch for seven-month old Flash flaw

Adobe admitted its Flash and Reader software have a critical vulnerability and promised it would patch both next week.

Zero-day PDF attack goes after Flash flaw

Adobe's unfortunate security problems continue: Symantec today reported that is has discovered a new attack in the wild using malicious PDFs that target a...