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Smile releases PDFpen, PDFpenPro 5.0

Major upgrades to these PDF-editing and -searching tools make it easier to manipulate text and create interactive forms.

Five awesome Automator tips

Think Apple’s built-in automation tool, Automator, is more trouble than it's worth? Think again. Not only can Automator perform wondrous feats, but with these tips it's also easy to make it happen.

iPhone exploit code goes public

Minutes after Apple issued a security update, the maker of a 10-day-old jailbreak exploit released code that others could put to use hijacking iPhones, iPod touches, and iPads.

Apple patches security hole in pair of iOS updates

Apple on Wednesday issued iOS 4.0.2 for iPhone and iPod touch and iOS 3.2.2 for iPad. Both updates bring a pair of promised security fixes.

Remains of the Day: There's a hole in my PDF

A security hole that is. Also, the government block one publication's attempt to find out about an Apple antitrust case—so of course it must be going on! And the European Commission's got a new smartphone dans la maison.

ReaddleDocs adds PDF highlighting, annotating

Ukrainian developer Readdle has released an update for its document sharing and viewing app, ReaddleDocs for iPad. Version 1.5 of the app introduces the ability to highlight text inside PDF files and make notes anywhere in the document.

PDFPen can now save your PDFs to Evernote

A free update to SmileOnMyMac's powerful PDF editor lets you save your PDFs up to the Evernote file organization and syncing service.

Researcher: Adobe fails to fully fix PDF bug

An Adobe patch for a well-publicized bug in the company's Reader PDF software doesn't fix the vulnerability, according to the security researcher who uncovered the flaw.

Add PDFs to iTunes for easy syncing

There are several apps that'll let you take PDFs with you on your iPhone or iPad. One Hints reader found a way to do so using nothing but iTunes.

Adobe fixes 'critical vulnerabilities' in Acrobat products

Path fixes eighteen bugs in both the Reader and Professional editions of the popular document manipulation software