Leon Atherton

  https://blog.idrsolutions.com/author/leon/ Leon is a developer at IDRsolutions and product manager for BuildVu. He oversees the BuildVu product strategy and roadmap in addition to spending lots of time writing code.


55 Stories by Leon Atherton

Improving Image Output Performance in Java

A common complaint from Java developers when using ImageIO in Java is that it is both slow to write out images, and that the...
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Beware JavaScript Layout Thrashing!

What is Layout Thrashing? Layout Thrashing is where a web browser has to reflow or repaint a web page many times before the page...
3 2 min read

Develop using IntelliJ IDEA? Check your productivity guide!

As a developer, one of the main reasons that I enjoy developing using IntelliJ IDEA is that it has been designed with productivity in...
0 1 min read

Release Schedule Changes for PDF to HTML5/SVG

For over two years now we have been releasing PDF to HTML5/SVG updates every Friday, but now we feel it’s time for a change....
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Adding Fullscreen to WebApps using the JavaScript API

In addition to the standard (F11) full-screen modes in web browsers, there is now also a way to enable full screen using JavaScript, providing...
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