Archive for February 6th, 2008

Feb 6, 2008

Photoshop of horrors embarrasses Memphis weekly

Written by Jennifer Brooks

There was a problem with the photo of state Rep. Stacey Campfield that the alt-weekly Memphis Flyer ran last week. (See original story here).

It was a fake.

Feb 6, 2008

Adobe Names Kevin Lynch Chief Technology Officer

Promotion Marks Increasing Significance of Rich Internet Applications Across Adobe’s Business

Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: ADBENews) today announced the promotion of Kevin Lynch to chief technology officer (CTO). In this new position, Lynch will oversee Adobe’s experience design and core technology across business units. As part of this role Lynch will continue to drive Adobe’s technology platform for designers and developers, which includes Adobe® Flash® Player, Adobe Flex®, and Adobe AIR™, the new cross-operating system application runtime that bridges the computing power and data capabilities of the desktop with the real-time dynamic capabilities of the Web.

Feb 6, 2008

Adobe Discontinues Adobe Stock Photos Service

Starting April 1, 2008 the Adobe Stock Photo royalty-free image service will be discontinued. Those people who have used the service and purchased and downloaded photos should read the Adobe Stock Photos info page.

All searches should be completed by March 4th and all final purchases made by March 31st, 2008. There are standalone uninstallers for both Mac and Windows to remove the Adobe Stock Photoshop from the Creative Suite or standalone products.

Find out more about the discontinuation of service by reading the FAQ.