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.


47 Stories by Leon Atherton

6 Tips for Optimising SVG Files

SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) has seen a rapid increase in usage in recent years since being included in the HTML5 specification as web browsers...
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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...
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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...
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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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