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

First look at iBooks Author, Apple’s ebook maker

At Thursday's education event, Apple put glee into the heart of every ebook publisher when it unveiled iBooks Author, the company's new ebook authoring tool.Between the WYSIWYG editing, Pages and Word import, and

Published on: January 24th, 2012 Serenity Caldwell

Comic-Con: iPad-era breaths new life into comic books

A year ago, when I went to Comic-Con International as a rank newbie, there was a lot of bubbub about how digital comics threatened traditional comic-book shops. This year I returned to San

Published on: July 29th, 2011 Jason Snell

News media giants tap new media to stay alive

Traditional news media outlets are staving off their much-reported impending demise by learning to use the very social media tools that are supposedly clobbering them to death.The day when we no longer have

Published on: September 10th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Print brands on the Apple iPad — too little, too late

It seems Condé Nast is embracing the Apple iPad as its one and true saviour. Vanity Fair, the New Yorker, GQ, Glamour, and Wired are all getting gussied up for Apple's WonderPad, according

Published on: March 3rd, 2010 Bill Snyder

2,000 uber-short stories make Montreal author a Twitter star

Frank climbed the mountain and the old man on top said, “Life is an illusion”. And Frank punched the old man in the face and watched him bleed.That’s one of many 140-character uber-short

Published on: February 12th, 2010 Brian Jackson

iPad will revolutionize publishing – someday

v1.0 shows platform still a work in progress  By now, even my disconnected mother sitting on a beach in Florida has heard about the iPad. And while geeks debate the name, whine about

Published on: January 29th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

iPad traces new direction for print media

With all the hype and hoopla of yesterday’s unveiling of the much awaited Apple iPad, it was surprising to note that Steve Jobs had not uttered the word magazine.  Yet this is the

Published on: January 28th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Beware of firing employees for negative Facebook comments

With social networks, we're all instant publishers of information. If you say something about your employer over Facebook or Twitter, you should be prepared to own up to the consequences. But companies would

Published on: March 16th, 2009 C.G. Lynch

Web allows Institute to offer new services, seek new business opportunities

With a wealth of information freely available and social networks on every corner, grand organizations formerly relying on traditional print publishing arms to bring in revenue have had to change.Publishing remains the mainstay

Published on: April 1st, 2008 Mark Chillingworth