Adobe abandons Creative Suite, goes all-SaaS with replacement Creative Cloud

Adobe Systems Inc. is going all-in on a software as a service (SaaS) business model for its suite of heavy-lifting creative tools, announcing today at its Max conference in Los Angeles that it

Published on: May 7th, 2013 Francis Moran

New Adobe HTML5 developer tools launch in public preview

Adobe Systems Inc. has announced a public preview of Adobe Edge Reflow, a new responsive design tool for Web designers and developers, and new feature updates for Adobe Edge Animate, Adobe Dreamweaver and

Published on: February 15th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Adobe Creative Cloud update roadmap details revealed

Adobe Systems Inc. revealed further plans to update its Creative Cloud service with product feature updates to Illustrator and Dreamweaver today.Creative Cloud launched in May 2012, giving the creative professionals that use Adobe’s

Published on: August 23rd, 2012 Brian Jackson

Best freeware alternatives for expensive business software

For too many people, the phrase “free software” conjures up images of pirated brand-name applications or poorly supported third-class programs. If that’s what you think of freeware, you’re missing an opportunity to save

Published on: June 22nd, 2012 David Murphy

Rent Photoshop for $35 per month

Adobe will start renting Photoshop and other of its flagship products from $35 per month on a subscription basis, the company on Monday announced. The applications will be part of Adobe's new Creative

Published on: April 12th, 2011 Daniel Ionescu

Adobe Contribute CS5 — a costly Web editor for non-techies

Verdict: Contribute CS5 is part of the Web Premium and Master Collection editions, so if you own one of those, you basically get Contribute for free. But as a standalone product, it is

Published on: July 26th, 2010 Tom Negrino

Adobe BrowserLab offers Web designers painless site testing

Adobe Wednesday will unveil Adobe BrowserLab, a fully hosted online service that lets professional Web designers preview how their sites will look in various Web browsers on the Mac and Windows platforms. The

Published on: June 4th, 2009 Jackie Dove

Free photo, video and Web editing tools that make you look like a pro

A small business operator, quite often, has to be a "jack of all trades" – deftly juggling the skills of an accountant, communications guru, and full-on multimedia publishing expert. But to accomplish key

Published on: March 23rd, 2009 Brian Jackson

Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 upgrade a “must-have” for users

Adobe released the last version of its premiere Web design software, Dreamweaver Creative Suite 3 (CS3), in April 2007. Now, only a year and a half later, the company has already introduced a

Published on: December 22nd, 2008 Ross M. Greenberg