Mark Stephens

  http://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.

   



628 Stories by Mark Stephens

Adding multi-jar and Jigsaw support to JPedal and JDeli

One of the really exciting features added into Java 9 was the ability to have a multiple-jar release. This means that you can have...
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Downsampling by averaging

All the techniques for downsampling involve tradeoffs in terms of speed, quality, and memory usage. They also tend to do better on some types...
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IDR solutions xmas party

This year we decided to do some thing a little different with pizza and lots of silly Computer and board games in our KingsHill...
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Why I use Apache NetBeans to write Java code

NetBeans has been on a very interesting journey over the last two years, moving from the stewardship of Oracle to part of the Apache...
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Reflections on 19 years writing PDF software in Java

IDRSolutions was setup on St. Andrews Day (30th November) 1999 (as you would expect from someone with a Mediaeval History degree from the University...
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