Mark Stephens

  http://www.idrsolutions.com Mark has been working with Java and PDF since 1999 and is a big NetBeans fan. He enjoys speaking at conferences. He has an MA in Medieval History and a passion for reading.

   



633 Stories by Mark Stephens

Why we wrote our own Java jpeg2000 libraries

JPEG2000 is an important image file format which offers significant benefits over JPEG. For our specific usage it does generate significantly smaller file sizes...
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How to choose JPG versus JPEG2000 for image files

Since we started to support both JPG and JPG2000 as image file outputs in our software, we have found that this is a very...
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JPG versus PDF for Document display

As we produce software for handling both JPEG and PDF files, we are often asked about which is better for displaying documents. So here...
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What is happening with the JDeli image library in the next 12 months?

JDeli is our Image library, written in Java. It started as a bit of a spin-off from JPedal (our Java PDF Viewer and library)....
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20 years of Developing PDF viewing software in Java

It seems like only yesterday, but I have started getting messages telling me IDRsolutions is now 20 years old… Technically the anniversary is 30th...
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