Woodwing develops Content Cloud

17th September 2015

Woodwing, which specializes in enterprise-level DAM software, has developed a cloud-based centralized hub for publishers called Content Cloud which promises unlimited storage as part of its services. It’s billed as a single solution for content creation, production, archiving, sharing and analytics. Continue reading “Woodwing develops Content Cloud”

Adobe updates Digital Publishing Solution

30th July 2015

Adobe has announced its new Digital Publishing Solution, which is essentially an update to the Digital Publishing Suite but targeted at developing mobile apps. It mainly seems to be used by corporates for in-house or branded magazines, and allows content to be easily repurposed without having to actually code anything. Continue reading “Adobe updates Digital Publishing Solution”

Woodwing reveals cloud-based authoring tool

29th June 2015

WoodWing Software has launches a cloud-based HTML authoring tool called Inception. It means that users can can directly publish through various online portals such as Adobe Digital Publishing Solution, Apple News, Facebook Instant Articles or any Web CMS. It creates HTML5 content and is compatible with Google´s new mobile-friendly algorithm. Continue reading “Woodwing reveals cloud-based authoring tool”

Agfa designs security plug-in

17th June 2015

Agfa has developed a new plug-in for Adobe Illustrator, Arziro, for security printing applications. It’s heavily based on Agfa’s Fortuna program, which is a standalone solution for security printers. Arziro Design can create very complex, security patterns in seconds for general-security print applications. It is even possible to ‘enrich’ existing creations with security design elements from Arziro or to modify the Arziro creations by altering the pre-defined design parameters in the plug-in. Continue reading “Agfa designs security plug-in”

Xara Web Designer 11 released

25th May 2015

Xara has updated its Web Designer Premium, which aims to be an easy-to-use program for creating web pages. Version 11 gains a number of new features, including sticky navigation, whereby Navigation bars, social media links, text panel or images can be stuck in position on the browser so they remain visible on screen as the page scrolls under. Continue reading “Xara Web Designer 11 released”

Sawgrass to launch online design software

15th May 2015

Ink manufacturer Sawgrass is to launch its own CreativeStudio design software. It’s a browser-based system that is part of Sawgrass’ existing Virtuoso HD Product Decorating System and will be demonstrated at next week’s Fespa show. Continue reading “Sawgrass to launch online design software”

QuarkXPress 2015 now available

29th April 2015

Quark has updated its eponymous page layout program with the release of QuarkXPress 2015. The company has listened to its users and delivered the top 10 features requested in a survey. This included faster performance and better robustness, which Quark has largely achieved by completing the transition to 64-bit code, which also means that it can take full advantage of all the RAM available (32-bit programs are limited to 4GB of RAM). Continue reading “QuarkXPress 2015 now available”