Kieran France Kieran France is a programmer for IDRSolutions in charge of there internal test suite. In his spare time he enjoys tinkering with gadgets and code.


78 Stories by Kieran France

What is XMP metadata and why it is useful

Recently at IDR Solutions we have been busy working away and added support for reading and writing of XMP metadata to Tiff images with the...
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Improving our JUnit tests

In the final article of this series we will cover ways of improving our JUnit tests functionality. During my time writing and improving our internal testing...
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Improving Our Java PDF Printing Examples

Recently we have been updating and improving our various JPedal Java PDF Library Support Documentation and examples, during this time I have been improving our print...
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Updates to our Text to Speech support in PDF viewer

Some time ago we introduced text to speech functionality to the JPedal example viewer. This used the FreeTTS library and its default voices with the option of...
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PDFs have no sense of direction, literally

Whilst working on the JPedal Java PDF Library at IDR Solutions I recently came across an interesting issue where Hebrew words could only be...
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