Author Archives: QuarkVSInDesign

Callas Software: pdfaPilot Takes Off as Command Line Module

Automatic PDF/A processing with pdfaPilot CLI The pdfaPilot of callas software, the innovative tool for thorough PDF/A verification, correction and conversion, will be offered as a command line module (CLI) from 01 March 2007. pdfaPilot comes in two different versions, one for pure validation and the other for validation as well as correction and conversion...

Shareholder Sues Adobe Over Macromedia Acquisition

Adobe shareholder claims announcement to buy Macromedia breached fiduciary duty to shareholders. Publish.com reports that Adobe shareholder Steve Staehr filed suit in California Superior Court Monday against Adobe Systems, Inc., which announced in April its intent to acquire rival Macromedia,… Keep reading Shareholder Sues Adobe Over Macromedia Acquisition on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting...

Callas Software Presents the New pdfInspektor4 CLI

The new pdfInspektor4 CLI—the command-line tool for automatic PDF processing in digital workflow systems—is not only fully compatible with Adobe Acrobat 8 now, but also contains a number of improvements which make it more effective, quicker and more reliable for the user to automatically process large amounts of incoming or existing PDF documents. Keep reading...

Fix Tool Keyboard Shortcuts

A long time ago, in a valley far, far away, Adobe Acrobat had one-button keyboard shortcuts to common tools. Much like cousins Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and most other Adobe applications, pressing H on the keyboard activated the Hand Tool in… Keep reading Fix Tool Keyboard Shortcuts on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...

Quark Deals for Designers of Tomorrow, While Price-Gouging Designers of Today

A new deal with Scholastic hopes to increase Quark exposure among future generations of Australian creatives, but the current state of Quark technology, coupled with the 200% markup for QuarkXPress down under, has the designers of today and tomorrow running straight into InDesign's arms. We have to ask: Is Quark really wooing Australian creatives, or...

Fluid Mask 3 (for Quark Users)

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading Fluid Mask 3 (for Quark Users) on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting...

New Spring 2009 Colors Debut; Download Exclusive Swatches Palette

As New York Fashion Week begins, Pantone once again releases the 10 hottest colors for the upcoming season. Download exclusive ready-to-use palettes of the Spring 2009 colors. Keep reading New Spring 2009 Colors Debut; Download Exclusive Swatches Palette on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...

Bookletizer for QuarkXPress

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading Bookletizer for QuarkXPress on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...

Quark to Offer Adobe Printers QuarkXPress 8 Free

Macworld UK: Quark has announced special offers that allow eligible printers to join Quark output provider programmes at no cost. Adobe Service Network (ASN) members and current QuarkAlliance members are invited to take advantage of complimentary QuarkAlliance membership. Continue Reading… Keep reading Quark to Offer Adobe Printers QuarkXPress 8 Free on Pariah Burke Publishing &...

Celebrate InDesign Postcard Competition

Contest Has Ended Everyone knows that the last time postcards were used to promote software they weren't exactly a stunning success. Quark VS InDesign.com thinks you can do better. At least, that's what we keep telling everyone. If you can prove us right, your work might be featured on Quark VS InDesign.com and you could...

Graphic Inspector

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading Graphic Inspector on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...

Smart Styles for InD CS/CS2/CS3

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading Smart Styles for InD CS/CS2/CS3 on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...

InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. InD Plug-In)

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. InD Plug-In) on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...

InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. QXP Xtension)

Every two weeks Quark VS InDesign.com and XChange International gives away 2 great prizes–an extraordinary xtension for QuarkXPress and an incredible InDesign plug-in. All you have to do to win is… Become a Quark VS InDesign.com member (free), and; Throw… Keep reading InstantPDF 4.0 (incl. QXP Xtension) on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting &...

ImageReady CS3

For Web graphics work, some people prefer ImageReady’s very Photoshop-like interface to FireWorks’s obviously Flash-esque controls and interface. Fans of droplets–ImageReady’s desktop icons onto which raw images could be dragged and dropped to instantly output Web-ready PNGs, GIFS, or JPEGS–are… Keep reading ImageReady CS3 on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design Consulting & Training...