Looking to design things? This complex package of 3D design software is interesting and rewarding once you get the hang of it.
Adobe's latest "lite" video editor integrates social network uploads, but needs stronger integration with its organizer app.
New tools in Vegas Pro add missing features, and you can create your own 3D video.
If your PDF tasks are basic and your budget is tight, PDF Converter will do the job.
Now easier to use, this software brings in different types of content and displays it in a consistent interface.
New version bolsters handy Acrobat portfolio feature, and will better integrate with the Web, too.
The new version has an excellent array of features and creative tools, but Adobe needs to combine the editing with the organizing.
Not a huge upgrade, but still an excellent video editor, especially for the price.
Individual apps and the whole bundle get a refresh with new features, but both suffer from inelegant integration with Adobe's included organizer app.
An application that has been dying for 64-bit support finally gets it. But if you really want to speed up your video workflow, you may need to spring for an expensive graphics card.
Articles by Alan Stafford