Foxit(R) Delivers Rapid Development Kit for iOS in New Version of Embedded PDF SDK
FREMONT, CA, Sep 11, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) --
Foxit(R) Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading,
editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, today
announced the delivery of Foxit Embedded PDF SDK 2.1. This new
release delivers a Rapid Development Kit (RDK) for iOS to quickly
provide PDF reader functionality in iOS apps, improved image
rendering, enhanced security, and additional annotation capabilities.
The Foxit RDK for iOS provides companies and individual developers an
easier way to integrate PDF viewing, searching, and annotating within
their iOS applications. The RDK for iOS is an add-on module of Foxit
PDF Embedded SDK which provides built-in UI elements to:
-- View PDF documents with multiple display modes.
-- Display and edit annotations in PDF files.
-- Select and copy text.
-- Provide powerful side panel views (Bookmark, Outline, Annotation, and
-- Configure the user interface.
Developers need only minutes to integrate 4 lines of code into their
iOS app to provide a powerful PDF reader.
Improvements to the PDF rendering engine include:
-- Rendering optimization of large images by providing a method to allow
rendering at a lower quality/resolution, which will save memory use on
resource limited mobile devices.
Enhanced security capabilities include:
-- Encrypting PDF documents progressively -- a document can be encrypted
in sections to avoid running out of memory when encrypting large PDF
files on resource limited mobile devices.
Additional PDF annotation functionality includes:
-- Additional annotation types -- line, square, circle, squiggle line,
underline, strikeout, and free text (typewriter).
-- More functions for fine control and annotation manipulations.
-- PDF action support, such as displaying a web page when clicking a
hyperlink in an annotation.
"Mobile developers need to develop and ship applications fast," said
Jenny Li, VP of Product Management for Foxit Corporation. "The Rapid
Development Kit allows iOS developers to integrate powerful and
industry standard PDF capabilities into their applications in
Customers choose Foxit products since they are fast, affordable,
secure, and easy to deploy. With over 150 million users, award
winning Foxit PDF solutions have been chosen by over 95,000 customers
in over 190 countries. Since Foxit products are ISO 32000-1 / PDF 1.7
standard compliant, they are compatible with other PDF products like
those from Adobe(R).
For more information, contact Foxit at www.foxitsoftware.com or at
About Foxit Corporation
Foxit Corporation is at the forefront of
cost-effective electronic document solutions. Customers of Foxit's
award-winning products include major technology and healthcare
companies, global financial services firms, and government agencies.
Founded in 2001, Foxit Corporation believes in innovative,
standards-based technology and unrivalled customer support, with a
deep commitment to sustainable, environmentally sound products and
Foxit is a registered trademark of Foxit Corporation. Other
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of their respective owners.
SOURCE: Foxit Corporation
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