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QuarkXPress 7: Thumbs Up In The UK

QuarkXPress 7: Thumbs Up In The UK

Review gives V7 thumbs up for powerful featuresA re­view of QuarkXPress 7 has just been pub­lished in The Independent, a ma­jor dai­ly news­pa­per in the UK; it comes down strong­ly in fa­vor of the newest ver­sion of Quark’s flagship. Cited…
Markzware Releases ID2Q7 Conversion Plugin

Markzware Releases ID2Q7 Conversion Plugin

New plugin offers one-click conversion of InDesign files to XPress 7–but only for non-Intel Mac users at present. Markzware, mak­er of more use­ful pre­flight and plu­g­in soft­ware for elec­tron­ic lay­out than you can shake a stick at, has an­nounced the re­lease of…
Review: Slendro PictureLinks for InDesign

Review: Slendro PictureLinks for InDesign

Useful plug-in provides link palette that’s better than the InD Links palette on steroidsThe Slendro PictureLinks Palette (click to enlarge).The InDesign Links palette does a fair, ba­sic job of cat­e­go­riz­ing your linked pic­tures and graph­ics. The in­for­ma­tion on it is, how­ev­er,…
The Art Institutes Upgrades to QuarkXPress 7

The Art Institutes Upgrades to QuarkXPress 7

Upgrade strengthens strategic partnership between Quark and The Art Institutes Press Release: DENVER –(Quark, Inc)–June 6, 2006 –Quark Inc. an­nounced to­day that The Art Institutes is up­grad­ing 3,800 seats at its 32 school lo­ca­tions to QuarkXPress 7 in time for fall quar­ter…
QuarkXPress 7: Early Returns From Two Experts

QuarkXPress 7: Early Returns From Two Experts

The first impressions of QuarkXPress are in, and they’re already mixed. QuarkXPress 7 is fi­nal­ly re­leased in­to the wild, and the de­sign com­mu­ni­ty has fi­nal­ly be­gun to exhale.  While not nec­es­sar­i­ly rep­re­sen­ta­tive of the cre­ative re­ac­tion to fol­low, two ear­ly opin­ions are…
QuarkXPress 7 Launch Supported By Key Strategic Partners

QuarkXPress 7 Launch Supported By Key Strategic Partners

Positive industry endorsement by QuarkAlliance members for powerful new release Press Release: NEW YORK –(Quark Inc.)–May 23, 2006 an­nounced to­day that the QuarkXPress 7 launch event fea­tures 12 part­ners rep­re­sent­ing com­ple­men­tary de­sign, pub­lish­ing, and print tech­nolo­gies. The com­pa­nies that are sup­port­ing the…
Top Ten XML Myths

Top Ten XML Myths

A half-day XML tutorial at the InDesign Conference shed light on the "mystique" behind XML, both good and bad. Here are ten things to remember about XML that will demystify the technology.
InDesign Conference, Day 1

InDesign Conference, Day 1

I'm in Chicago attending the InDesign Conference, which started on Monday, May 15 and will last through Thursday, May 18. I'm here only on Tuesday and Wednesday though, so I will miss some of the specialized training for InDesign, InCopy and Creative Suite 2 but these two days are going to be stuffed with great tips and techniques!
Meet Me In Chicago

Meet Me In Chicago

If you plan to at­tend the InDesign Conference or Creative Suite Conference next week, or will just be in the Chicago area, stop by and say hel­lo to me.Meet Pariah S. BurkeI will be teach­ing two ses­sions of the InDesign…
QuarkXPress 7 Goes On Tour

QuarkXPress 7 Goes On Tour

Seven-City Tour Will Introduce QuarkXPress 7 to Valued Customers across North America Press Release: DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 3, 2006–Quark Inc. to­day an­nounced a seven-city road show that will high­light the ex­pert de­sign, pro­duc­tion, and col­lab­o­ra­tion tools of QuarkXPress 7 soft­ware to cus­tomers across North…
Quark Vs InDesign: The Catalog POV

Quark Vs InDesign: The Catalog POV

Brief overview of the war offers interesting insights The web­site Multchannel Merchant has to­day pub­lished an ar­ti­cle on the con­tinut­ing com­mer­cial shake­out be­tween QuarkXPress and Adobe InDesign amongst cat­a­log pub­lish­ers. The in­sights are in­trigu­ing not so much be­cause they are…
QuarkXPress 7 Beta Program Coming To A Close

QuarkXPress 7 Beta Program Coming To A Close

Public Beta 2 about to time out, but Mac OS X Users will have a Universal Binary to test. Announced via email to pro­gram par­tic­i­pants to­day, the QuarkXPress 7 Public Beta 2 is set to time-bomb to­mor­row, Tuesday 2 May 2006. On Wednesday, 3 May, the QuarkXPress pub­lic…
CruiseXPress Promises XPress 7 Training in Tropical Environment

CruiseXPress Promises XPress 7 Training in Tropical Environment

Conference/Cruise set for a 7-Day Jaunt from Fort Lauderdale in October The PowerXChange has an­nounced, via its e-newsletter, a 7-day Carribean cruise/QuarkXPress 7 train­ing con­fer­ence slat­ed for this com­ing October. Called “CruiseXPress”, the event is char­tered through Ocean Class Cruises, a com­pa­ny that spe­cial­izes in seaborne…