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The San Jose (Calif.) based Adobe Systems was founded in 1982 by John Warnock and Charles Geschke. Adobe reached national prominence in 1985 when it licensed its PostScript software to Apple. In the late 1980s the company specialized in digital fonts. Doug Menuez documented life at Adobe between 1988 and 1995, a time-span that included the launching of Adobe Photoshop and the early development of PDF (Portable Document Format).