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Display PDF

The graphics language used in the Mac starting with Mac OS X, superseding QuickDraw. Display PDF is the screen counterpart of the PDF printer language. It translates elementary commands in an application to graphics and text elements on screen. Display PDF is a superset of Display PostScript with more advanced features including improved color management and better internal compression. See graphics language and PDF.
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Through powerful graphics technologies, such as Quartz, Mac OS X provides users with the capability to easily create, embed and display PDF files," said Ron Okamoto, Apple's vice president of worldwide developer relations.
With the Reader Mobile SDK, Adobe enables companies to deliver smartphones and reading devices that can easily download, manage, and display PDF content and EPUB based eBooks.
BARCELONA, Spain -- At the GSMA Mobile World Congress, Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the availability of the new Adobe[R] Reader[R] Mobile SDK, a software development kit (SDK) designed to enable companies to deliver mobile phones and handheld devices that can easily download, manage, and display PDF content and eBooks.