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Disable Flash

You know Flash? Haven’t thought about in a while, have you. For good reason! It’s less useful and less relevant than ever. It’s worth thinking about it one last time though — as you go to disable it in your web browser. Here’s how and why you should.


A Dispatch From The Photoshop Generation

I don’t remember what the first thing I ever made in Photoshop was, much less why. What brought me to the software in 1996, at age 13, is a faded memory. But I’d like to think that I saw a power in learning its magic — even then, I knew it could conjure incredible things.


Adobe Lightroom Is Now Available On Android (But Only Phones)

Months after it became available for iOS, Adobe has announced that its Lightroom photo-editing software is now available for Android phones too. The new software requires a handset running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or later, a minimum 1.7GHz quad-core CPU, and Adobe recommends you have at least 8GB of free space on your device if things are to run smoothly. Eek.


Digitise Your Doodles Into Adobe's Apps With Moleskine's New Notebooks

Despite there still being a place for old-school paper notebooks in anyone’s life, Moleskine is ensuring its products stay relevant as we become more and more dependent on digital devices. Today it’s introducing an Adobe Creative Cloud-branded Moleskine notebook and app that makes it easier to get your sketches, doodles and brainstorms into Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator.


Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review: The Ultimate Outdoor Computer?

Need to edit photos and videos in the field? How about the forest or up the side of a mountain in Iceland? All while filing stories as you go? We do, and we’ve been dragging the new Microsoft Surface Pro 3 around to get that job done. Here’s how it performs.


Adobe's Project LayUp Lets You Create Multimedia Layouts On The iPad

At its MAX conference this week Adobe launched several new tools, including a slew of new mobile apps for creating on the fly. Now the software giant will debut concept apps that build upon the cloud-ready access that their restructured apps provide — including a new app that allow designers to sketch out layouts using only an iPad. Here’s an early look.


You Could Soon Be Using Photoshop Right From Your Web Browser

Today at the Adobe MAX event in Los Angeles, the software maker demoed a bunch of nifty new things they have brewing for future releases. One of the coolest was a web version of Photoshop that allows some pretty impressive image-editing capabilities without the need to install any software.


This Is The Future Of Photoshop, And It Feels Like Magic

Adobe has made a video with its vision for the future of its tablet-based graphic applications. Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere… it is really amazing, almost unbelievable — borderline magical, really. Check it out.


Adobe Gives Its Mobile Apps More Familiar Names, Adds A Few New Tools

Search for Adobe in the App Store, and you will find a slew of snappy-sounding apps. It can seem a bit disjointed, so starting today Adobe is updating and re-organising its mobile app lineup under the monikers of the desktop Adobe fare you know and love. There are also a few new ones to try out.


Flash Just Patched A Huge Security Flaw

Adobe just patched up a gaping security flaw that could affect anyone who logs on to eBay, Tumblr, Instagram or other popular sites. If you’re a person who visits any of those domains (or, really, any website out there that might use Flash), you really should update right now.