2018 Adobe XD in 2018
Elaine Chao reflects on Adobe XD in 2018, reviewing successes to date, and pondering what comes next.
2018 Project Gemini Update
At MAX 2018 in Los Angeles, Adobe's Chief Product Officer and EVP Scott Belsky introduced the world to our next generation drawing and painting application: Project Gemini, which is coming first to the Apple iPad in 2019. Renée di Cherri has posted a summary of what we've shared to date with links and more.
2018 Adobe Spark And Book Creator
Book Creator is hugely popular with educators the world over who love the creativity it helps unleash. It allows students to create interactive stories, compile digital portfolios, and publish research journals, poetry books, science reports, and so much more. And as many passionate app-smashing educators have discovered, the content that kids add to their "Books" can easily be created in Adobe Spark. In fact, we've run into so many teachers using both Adobe Spark and Book Creator in the classroom that we've partnered to streamline the integration, both simplifying the steps needed to add Spark content, as well as improving how Spark videos, pages, and posts display in finished books.
2018 Dreamweaver In 2019
2018 Project Aero Update
We showed Project Aero during the opening keynote at MAX in Los Angeles. The team just posted a summary of the MAX announcements and updates since then.
If you are a designer and are interested in taking part in Project Aero's private beta, you can apply using this form.
2018 Helping Students Get Started With Adobe Spark
Kids (and their teachers) love Adobe Spark. It's fun, easy, highly encouraging, and it's free, too! And, yep, as already noted, it's easy to use, so easy that kids just get it. But, if your students need a helping hand, these short videos may be of use:
2018 Adobe MAX 2018 Sneaks
One of the highlight of my Adobe life is directing Adobe MAX Sneaks, a privilege I have been responsible for for many years now (I have also previously hosted Sneaks and presented demos, too). This year's MAX Sneaks were some of the best yet, and if you missed the show, my colleague Lauren Friedman has posted a summary and videos for your viewing pleasure.
2018 Project Gemini Announced At MAX
2018 New Book On Spark In The Classroom
Adobe Spark is a fun, free content-creation tool that anyone can use. Designed to be used in the classroom and easily accessible on web browsers, Chromebooks, and mobile devices, Adobe Spark's intuitive and easy-to-use design makes it the perfect tool for learners of all ages to create video book reports, modern, responsive webpage "papers", video journals, science posters and videos, web newsletters . . . and so much more! In this new book, 40 Ways to Inject Creativity into Your Classroom with Adobe Spark, I partner with experienced educator Monica Burns to offer step-by-step guidance on how to incorporate this powerful tool into your classroom in ways that are meaningful and relevant.
2018 Adobe XD Responsive Resize Best Practices
The Adobe XD team has posted a important thoughts on Best Practices for Designing with Responsive Resize in Adobe XD.