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.


654 Stories by Mark Stephens

20 years of Developing PDF viewing software in Java

It seems like only yesterday, but I have started getting messages telling me IDRsolutions is now 20 years old… Technically the anniversary is 30th...
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Diving into the Moz SEO playbook

We use Moz extensively for our SEO and their website are also a great source of ideas and learning materials. I am a particular...
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Book review of Digital minimalism by Cal Newport

  We are big fans of Cal Newport, and we have a very well thumbed copy of Deep Work in the Company book library....
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Book Review: Future Politics (Living together in  a world transformed by Tech) by Jamie Susskind

The latest book by Jamie Susskind is a must-read for anyone who wanders (or worries) how technology might change and impact society. Richard Susskind...
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Book Review: 10 Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Jaron Lanier is one of the leading technological thinkers of our time. He is a a pioneer in Virtual Reality and the Internet. He...
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