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Aldus

The software company that pioneered desktop publishing with its PageMaker program for the Macintosh. Aldus was acquired by Adobe.
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A few years after selling Aldus Corporation to Adobe Systems, the couple found 9 acres on Bainbridge, on which they eventually built their home; they soon learned that Port Blakely Tree Farms was selling a large tract of land nearby.
His musical escapades ended but Bill packed in journalism in November 1986 and took up his new career at the Aldus Corporation, in Edinburgh.
Journal and Aldus Corporation. E-mail: RUPS@wmkh.edu
Brainerd is the founder of Aldus Corporation and a pioneer in desktop publishing; he sold his company in 1994 to devote full time to philanthropic work.
Despite the anticlimactic end to its Microsoft investigation, the FTC has been active on other fronts, entering consent orders in connection with the acquisition of Aldus Corporation by Adobe Systems, Inc., and that of Alias Research and Wavefront Technologies by Silicon Graphics.(1)
Helen Barolini and her publisher, aided by the Aldus Corporation (of PageMaker, the desktop publishing program), have desired "to capture the spirit and classic beauty of its design" by reproducing all the illustrations and some of the actual pages with an essay on Aldus Manutius and the Hypnerotomachia.
On the other hand, Aldus Corporation's demonstration tutorial of Persuasion provides only a passive role for the user.
Silicon Beach Software, Inc., a Subsidiary of Aldus Corporation, 9770 Carroll Center Road, Suite J, San Diego, CA 921264551.
The message showed up in a program called Freehand, distributed by Aldus Corporation. This led to the recall of approximately 5,000 copies of this program.
Some of the more popular desktop publishing programs on the market follow: Aldus PageMaker Aldus Corporation 411 First Avenue South Seattle, Washington 98104 (206) 622-5500 Price: $795 Avagio 2.0 Unison World Software 1321 Harbor Bay Parkway Alameda, California 94501 (800) 444-7553 Price: 5149.95 Express Publisher 2.03 Power Up Software 2929 Campus Drive San Mateo, California 94403 (415) 345-5900 Price: 5159.95 Microsoft Publisher 1.0 Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, Washington 98052 (800) 426-9400 Price: 5199 PagePlus 1.2 Serif, Inc.
He gathered a group of out-of-work engineers around him, used his life savings as a stake, and started Aldus Corporation, naming the company for a 15th century Venetian printer.
Jobs is confident, however, that with the backing of Lotus Development Corporation, Aldus Corporation, and Frame Technology, the necessary software will be ready to ship soon.