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Adobe celebrates 25th anniversary

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Adobe's commitment to revolutionizing how the world engages with ideas and information is as strong today as it was when the company was founded in 1982. Over the years, Adobe has helped redefine industries with technologies and products such as:

  • PostScript® and PDF for the print industry
  • Dreamweaver® and Flash® for the web
  • Adobe Premiere® and After Effects® for film and TV
  • LiveCycle® and Flex™ for the enterprise
  • Adobe AIR™ for extending rich Internet applications to the desktop
  • Award-winning software like Photoshop® and Acrobat® that spans all industries, serving customers of every size

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Interactive timeline

Explore the people, products, events, and milestones that make up the history of Adobe Systems Incorporated.

Adobe: 25 Years of Magic newsletter

Adobe: 25 Years of Magic

Download this comprehensive retrospect, 45 full-color pages detailing Adobe's 25 years of innovation.