Kieran France

  http://blog.idrsolutions.com/author/kieranf/ Kieran France is a programmer for IDRSolutions. He enjoys tinkering with most things including gadgets, code and electronics. He spends his time working on the the JPedal library and our internal test suite..

 



76 Stories by Kieran France

Interviews – 4 suggestions from the other side of the table

Recently I have been helping with some interviews for a new Java Developer at IDRsolutions and found that sitting on the other side of...
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Java Internationalization, it’s too easy not to do it.

One of my favourite features is how easy Java makes a number of tasks – so that I can focus on the hardcore coding...
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3 ways to search PDF files

Like Acrobat, JPedal has three different ways of searching PDF files. 1 Through the menu bar. 2.Through a external window. 3.Through a tab on...
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4 ways to let go – Knowing how and when to Deprecate methods

In the interest of improving usability and maintainability of our PDF search code I have recently been creating a single PDF search method to...
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Problems with using non standard characters from unicode 3.0

Recently I have been looking at an issue for one of our potential clients. The text extraction was not working correctly due to an...
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