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Skitch Adds New Stamps For Instant Feedback And PDF Annotation

Mac/iOS: Evernote’s simple image annotation tool, Skitch, received an update today. It adds two new annotation features that make it easier to quickly provide feedback.


Use Google Cloud Print To Quickly Save Files As PDFs On Your Mobile Devices

Chrome: Google Cloud Print is an under-rated, yet awesome service that lets you print wirelessly and remotely to any printer. Beyond creating paper printouts, Cloud Print is also an awesome tool for sending content to remote devices, saving them as PDFs.


Batch Convert Word To PDF With PowerShell

Word can save documents directly to PDF format, but what if you want to convert multiple files simultaneously? They Hey, Scripting Guy! blog outlines how you can perform batch conversions using PowerShell to drive Microsoft Word. Check the post for the details. [Hey, Scripting Guy!]


Firefox Finally Adds A Built-in PDF Viewer With The Latest Update

Firefox users, the wait is finally over. Now you can read PDFs in the browser without needing a plugin. Firefox 19 also adds startup performance improvements, new features for developers and the usual bug fixes.


Dropbox For iOS Improves PDF Viewing And Adds Push Notifications

iOS: Dropbox has just released an update with significant improvements to the way you view PDFs. It also now has a new option to enable push notifications when someone shares a file with you.


Nitro PDF Reader Upgrades To 3.5, Pro Version Hits 8.5

We’ve never been fans of Adobe’s bloated and risky Reader for viewing PDFs. If you want to examine and edit PDFs, Australian-developed Nitro Reader remains our favourite. Version 3.5 of the free Reader product adds support for reading XML Forms Architecture (XFA) documents and incorporates various performance fixes, while the full-blown Nitro Pro package jumps to version 8.5 and adds the ability to convert files into PowerPoint format.


Can Dungeons & Dragons And PDFs Co-Exist?

Last week’s news that Wizards Of The Coast would make classic editions and modules for Dungeons And Dragons available for download had me initially excited; I love classic AD&D/D&D. Then I remembered. I still have all that stuff in physical form! How do the PDF versions compare?


Signature Signs PDFs Via Your Trackpad, Stores Them For Later Use

OS X: Need to sign a PDF but don’t have a pen? If you’ve got signature, you can use your finger and multitouch trackpad to sign it digitally.


Nitro Reader 3 Adds Auto-Save, Smart Alignment For PDF Editing

Australian-developed Nitro Reader 3 remains our favourite tool for working with PDFs: it’s free, it lets you edit and sign PDF files, and it works far better and less intrusively than Adobe’s Reader. Version 3 has just been released and adds several cool features, including auto-saving when you edit files and smart alignment of text when you are filling in scanned forms.


I Would Also Like To Throw A Printer From A Multi-Story Building [Video]

Not because it would be productive or wise. Just because troubleshooting printers is often painful and tedious and wanton destruction can seem like the best option.