Pantone has announced a new set of colours, Metallic Shimmers, a collection of 200 new metallic colours for fashion, interior and product designers. Continue reading “Pantone adds metallic shimmers collection”
Pantone has chosen 18-3838, Ultra Violet as its Colour of the year for 2018, which is described as a provocative and thoughtful purple shade that signals originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking that points us towards the future. Continue reading “Pantone names Ultra Violet for 2018”
The German font developer URW++, which is now part of Global Graphics, has announced a new bilingual Arabic-Latin language typeface. It’s an indication of how the middle eastern market is growing. Continue reading “New bilingual Arabic latin font”
Adobe has announced v5 of the Technical Communication Suite, an authoring and publishing toolkit for technical writers and instructional designers. This latest version streamlines the creation of standards-compliant technical content by leveraging best-in-class XML/DITA authoring with complete Document Type Definition (DTD) support. The release also enables authors to expand the outreach and adoption of their content by seamlessly disseminating it on iPads and other tablets, smartphones, eReaders, the Web and desktops through single-click publishing to output formats such as HTML5, eBook and native mobile apps.
The suite is a collection of programs, which were all updated together. This includes Adobe FrameMaker 12, which gains multichannel publishing as well as Adobe RoboHelp 11, a multichannel HTML5 publishing solution that generates responsive HTML5 output with a single click for device-agnostic publishing. Adobe Captivate 7, Adobe Presenter 9 and Adobe Acrobat XI Pro round out the suite, for eLearning, demo creation, dynamic video presentation and PDF functionalities.