March 17, 2006
Former Sun Executive John Loiacono to Head Adobe’s Design, Web, Imaging, Video and Audio Business
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 16, 2006–Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE – News) today announced the appointment of John Loiacono as senior vice president, Creative Solutions. In this role, Loiacono will have responsibility for the development, delivery and marketing of Adobe’s entire creative software portfolio, including flagship brands such as Adobe® Creative Suite, Macromedia® Studio®, Adobe Photoshop®, Adobe Illustrator®, Adobe InDesign®, Adobe Premiere Pro®, Macromedia Flash® Professional and Macromedia Dreamweaver®. Based at the company’s headquarters in San Jose, he will report to Shantanu Narayen, Adobe’s president and chief operating officer.
March 13, 2006
Complex Design and Publishing Workflows Made More Efficient Through Use of Metadata Technology Across Diverse Applications and Systems
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — March 13, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the public beta of Adobe® XMP (Extensible Metadata Platform) Toolkit Version 4.0, a pre-release of the company’s industry-standard file labeling technology. Based on open source technology, the new beta toolkit contains Adobe XMP libraries that provide third party software developers and industry partners with standards-based building blocks to develop optimized workflow products, taking the heavy lifting out of metadata integration in a new generation of design and publishing applications and systems.
February 27, 2006
Iron Mountain and MorePhotos.com to Provide Online Backup, Proofing and Photo Sales Help to Photography Community
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Feb. 27, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the expansion of Adobe® Photoshop® Services through new partnerships with Iron Mountain, the world’s largest provider of data backup/recovery and archiving software as a service, and MorePhotos.com, a leading e-commerce provider for professional photographers.
February 1, 2006
Press Release: ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 30 — Eastman Kodak Company today reported that revenue rose 12% in the fourth quarter, led by a 45% increase in the sale of digital products and services. The performance includes strong demand for the market-leading offerings from the company’s consumer digital portfolio and the successful completion of the company’s acquisition program to support its Graphic Communications business. For all of 2005, digital sales represented 54% of total revenue, marking the first time in the company’s history that digital revenue exceeded traditional.
February 1, 2006
New ‘Photoshop Killer Tips’ Daily Video Podcast Launched by the National Association of Photoshop Professionals
Press Release: TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 30, 2006–Straight from the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP), comes “Photoshop Killer Tips”, an exciting new daily video Podcast featuring Photoshop® Guru Matt Kloskowski, one of the co-hosts of the top-rated weekly Adobe® Photoshop show “Photoshop TV“.
February 1, 2006
Company to Outline Business Strategy at Financial Analyst Meeting
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 31, 2006–Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE – News) today is providing its regular intra-quarter business update for its first quarter of fiscal 2006, which ends March 3, 2006.
January 23, 2006
Adobe Action Grant program funding aimed at supporting local education, the arts, the environment and fighting hunger and homelessness
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 23, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced philanthropic funding for the second half of 2005 through the Adobe Action Grants program. This funding is one part of a multi-faceted approach to community involvement that encompasses investment grants, software donations, employee volunteerism and scholarships. The Adobe Action Grants program provides one-time, cash only grants that are issued quarterly to non-profit organizations operating in the communities where Adobe has a significant presence. During this funding cycle, Adobe is providing $165,000 to 20 Silicon Valley non-profit organizations. These organizations play vital roles in the community, delivering programs in education, the arts, the environment and alleviating hunger and homelessness.
January 18, 2006
Unparalleled Integration with Adobe After Effects, a Revolutionary Tool for Accelerated Review, and Comprehensive HD and Flash Video Support Anchor Milestone Release
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced and shipped Adobe® Premiere Pro® 2.0, the latest version of its popular video editing software application. This major new release of Adobe Premiere Pro enhances productivity and delivers deeper creative control, while allowing editors to work with the latest digital formats including HDV, HD and Flash Video.
January 18, 2006
Flexible Design Environment, High Fidelity OpenGL Support, Flash Video Export, and Professionally Designed Animation Presets Highlight Major Release
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2006 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced and shipped Adobe® After Effects® 7.0 software, the industry standard tool for producing motion graphics and visual effects for film, video, DVD, and the Web.
January 9, 2006
Adobe Unveils Lightroom Public Beta and Delivers New Technology for Digital Photography Workflows
Professional Photographers Instrumental in Developing New Modular Software to Import, Manage, Develop, and Showcase Images