Mark Stephens

  https://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.

   



584 Stories by Mark Stephens

Why is pdf text extraction problematic?

PDF text is a subject which causes much confusion. People look at PDF files and they are a fantastic way to present content. If...
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Odd coloured JPEGs in Java with ImageIO

One of the best features about Java is the amount of low-level complexity it removes, allowing you to focus on developing the application. However,...
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Farewell to the Guardian comic section

This article has nothing to do with anything technical and everything to do with business and life. I am a big fan of Seth...
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Viewing PDF objects in Adobe Acrobat 9

10th February 2022 – We have added a new article on the free RUPS viewer, which may be more relevant now. Read our updated...
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