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How to edit PDFs in Microsoft Word

For light PDF users, everything you need is in a tool you use every day.

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Google open sources PDF software library

The PDF application will be used in Google's Chrome browser, replacing a closed-source component.

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Foxit Phantom PDF review: An easy alternative to Acrobat for editing PDFs

For considerably less that Acrobat, Phantom PDF provides all the PDF tools most users need. However, it's OCR is a step behind.

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Nuance Power PDF Standard review: An affordable Acrobat alternative with minor flaws

At one-third the cost of Acrobat, you get all the standard PDF and creation features and a more intuitive interface. However, there are some 1.0 interface missteps.

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5 cheaper alternatives to Acrobat for PDF editing

Why pay Adobe $299? Here are six other ways to work with PDFs at a fraction of the cost.

Master OS X's Save as PDF feature

Dan Frakes shows you how to get more out of OS X's ability to save any printable document, Web page, or file as a PDF.

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Hackathon geared toward the 'liberation' of data from public PDF documents

The Sunlight Foundation and others will sponsor a three-day hackathon starting Friday.

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How to preview PDFs in Windows Explorer

Pdf previews were once built into Windows’ file manager, but not anymore. Here’s how to get them back.

Not Another PDF Scanner 2 review: Free NAPS2 makes documents scans easier

Scanning documents in Windows doesn't have to entail extra steps or extra cost. NAPS2 is an old-school tool that keeps things as simple, free, and open-source as can be.

Convert a PDF for Kindle viewing, no software required

It's easier than you might think to send a PDF to your Kindle and convert it to raw text for easier reading.

Power up your PDFs with these five free tools

Your PDF could just sit there, or you could use one of these free tools to edit, reformat, extract data, and more.