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Multi-Contributor Publishing using DPS
Colin Fleming (Apr 13, 2015)
 
DPS Example App Using the Salesforce.com Plugin
Derek Lu (Apr 01, 2015)
Learn how to create a sample DPS app that integrates with Salesforce.com and allows users to record their folio activity to Account and Opportunity records.
 
DPS HR and Employee Communications Example: WordPress RSS Feed and Entitlement
Derek Lu (Mar 31, 2015)
Learn how to create a single DPS app that can be both a public recruiting app as well as an internal employee communications app. Display intranet-like company news and link news stories to rich DPS folios.
 
Creating Kiosk Apps with Digital Publishing Suite
Nissan Dachs, James Lockman (Sep 23, 2014)
Learn how to implement an improved technique for reseting a folio to a starting point, useful for public "kiosk" applications such as museums, retail, and trade shows.
 
Collateral Companion App for DP
Ensemble Systems (Sep 08, 2014)
Leverage a reference implementation of a companion app to add the ability to download, cache, and display non-folio assets such as PDF’s and DOC’s to your DPS app.
 
Customizing DPS Navigation with the Reading API
Brian Hinkelman (Sep 08, 2014)
Useful for the sales enablement use case, learn how to leverage the DPS Reading API to allow a DPS user to choose which articles to show or hide during the presentation of a folio.
 
Accelerometer driven animations in DPS using Adobe Edge
Michal Koczor (Jun 20, 2014)
Learn how to use Adobe Edge Animate to build accelerometer driven effects for DPS Publications.
 
Integrating DPS with CRM systems such as Salesforce.com
Scott Dreier (Jun 11, 2014)
Learn how to use new DPS APIs to authenticate your DPS app and record usage events into a CRM system, unlocking powerful enterprise use cases such as sales enablement.
 
Public-Facing Apps: June 2014 Update 
(Jun 12, 2014)
Learn about new DPS improvements including prominent display of most recent folio in library, enhanced text notifications, and scheduled workflow.
 
Secure Content use cases for DPS
James Lockman (Apr 08, 2014)
Learn about various use cases for Secure Content, understand the changes to the authoring and reading experiences, and how Secure Content differs from DRM.
 
 
Adobe .folio Format Free License
(Mar 21, 2014)
The technical specification for the .folio format is now available under a free license. All entities who sign the license agreement via this link will be given access to the specification.
 
Overview of March 2014 DPS Update 
(Mar 15, 2014)
Video overview of new features including new Android & Windows native apps, secure content, enhanced push notifications, and new navigation controls.
 
New APIs and features in r30
Derek Lu (Mar 10, 2014)
Learn about new DPS capabilities for dialog boxes, transparent web views, folio navigation, article metadata, and calendar/reminder events.
 
Secure Content 
(Mar 15, 2014)
Video overview of new features to encrypt folio content for increased security throughout the DPS content experience.
 
Streaming audio and video overlays 
Colin Fleming (Jan 11, 2014)
Watch a video about the newly improved streaming media overlays to offer rich multimedia in your DPS apps with reduced folio download sizes.
 
Displaying Twitter content in DPS under the new Twitter APIs
James Lockman, Josh Penrod (Nov 06, 2013)
Learn how to display Twitter feed web widgets in DPS folios using Twitter's updated 1.1 API.
 
Creating Slideshow Library Banners Using the Store Configurator
Bob Bringhurst (Nov 25, 2014)
Build a slideshow library banner using the Store Configurator.
A simplified Note-taking System for use in DPS Folios
James Lockman (Nov 25, 2014)
A more advanced HTML-based note taking system for DPS apps.
 
A Flexible Note-taking System for use in DPS Folios
James Lockman (Nov 26, 2013)
A flexible, easy to deploy HTML-based note taking system which you can add to your DPS app.
 
Getting started with the camera API
Derek Lu (Sep 14, 2013)
Learn how to use the new Camera API to deliver richer experiences to your readers by allowing them integrate images from the iPad or iPhone camera and camera roll into your folios.
 
Device GPS Integration 
Colin Fleming (Jul 15, 2013)
Connect more deeply with your readers through geographically targeted content & offers that drive readership, subscription and engagement with your app.
 
Getting Started with the geolocation API
Derek Lu (Jul 15, 2013)
Learn how to leverage GPS data on iOS to deliver folios or specific content within folios based on device location.
Protecting content on an iOS device with DPS
James Lockman (Aug 16, 2013)
Learn how to use Apple's On-Disk Encryption to protect DPS apps and their associated content.
 
Determining DPS Reader context with JavaScript and HTML
James Lockman (Apr 14, 2013)
Determine if a folio reader is using the web viewer in a browser or if they are using a viewer app on a tablet, and deliver different messages based on the detected context.
 
Determining content context using JavaScript
James Lockman (Jun 03, 2013)
Learn a method for programmatically displaying different content based on its context within a folio. Includes a reusable "Add to Cart" button example.
 
Launching external apps from a DPS folio
James Lockman (Apr 05, 2013)
Learn how to use Custom URL Schemes on iOS to launch other apps from your folio and instruct the apps to do something specific, such as opening the Twitter app and posting a tweet.
 
Adding HTML banners to non-entitlement apps
Ivan Mironchuk (Mar 18, 2013)
See how to set up your non-entitlement DPS apps to show a full-bleed HTML banner.
Additional uses for the custom navigation toolbar
Ivan Mironchuk (Apr 01, 2013)
Learn to incorporate custom icons in the navigation toolbar of your DPS app to present such features as RSS feeds, Twitter feeds, and YouTube video channels.
 
Programmatic navigation with JavaScript and web content overlays
James Lockman (Feb 19, 2013)
Leverage Custom URL Scheme to enable navigation within your DPS app from Web Content overlays.
Sending email from DPS publications
James Lockman (Sep 26, 2012)
Techniques for sending email and email with attachments from DPS publications.
Displaying Office Documents in Adobe DPS on an iOS Device
(Sep 14, 2012)
Learn how to display Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Keynote, Pages, and PDF documents in DPS on an iOS device.
Add note-taking functionality to a folio
Derek Lu (May 29, 2012)
Learn how to give users of your DPS digital publications the ability to take notes within a folio.
 
Enhance your DPS folios with HTML animations using Edge
Raghu Thricovil (May 15, 2012)
Learn how to bring Edge web-standards animations into DPS to create articles for mobile platforms including Android and iOS.
Self-signed Adobe content viewer: How-to
Colin Fleming (May 16, 2012)
Learn to use Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and third-party tools to build a self-signed Adobe Content Viewer for your iPad.