Mark Stephens Mark Stephens has been working with Java and PDF since 1999 and has diversified into HTML5, SVG and JavaFX. He also enjoys speaking at conferences and has been a Speaker at user groups, Business of Software, Seybold and JavaOne conferences. He has a very dry sense of humor and an MA in Medieval History for which he has not yet found a practical use.


640 Stories by Mark Stephens

Pecha Kucha at Bos 2009

One of the exciting parts of the Business of Software conference (for the audience if not the participants) is the Pecha Kucha competition. This...
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Java PDF printing spool file size

Java Printing Services allows Java to provide printing in programs. JPS allows you to print some types of file directly. PDF is not a...
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Converting Java BufferedImage between Colorspaces

The Java BufferedImage class provides a very powerful ‘abstraction’ of images in Java. It lets you create a huge array of image types which...
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PDF page size in bytes

An interesting question on our forums, made me look at PDF files in a new light. We know how big a PDF file is...
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Naming products

One of the things I find hardest is the process of coming up with a name for a new product. Sometimes, the product itself...
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