Mark Stephens 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.


645 Stories by Mark Stephens

IDR solutions xmas party 2019

For our xmas party this year, we decided to stay in with pizza and lots of silly games. Here is a flavour of the...
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DevFest 2019 in Pictures

I have just returned from Istanbul where I attended DevFest 2019. This is an awesome 4 track software conference for students and developers, attended...
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New version numbering scheme for IDRsolutions products from November 2019

A lot has changed in the software industry since the first release of JPedal in 2001. One of the big changes has been the...
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How does Java handle different Images and ColorSpaces – Part 1

One of the attractions of Java is the way it abstracts and simplifies many programming constructs. In place of Tiffs, PNGs, JPEGs and other...
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FIVE reasons to attend DevFest Istanbul 2019

DevFest Istanbul 2019 is now less than THREE weeks away. We have always made a space in our diaries to attend since 2013 as...
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