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.


660 Stories by Mark Stephens

What is happening with the JDeli image library in the next 12 months?

JDeli is our Image library, written in Java. It started as a bit of a spin-off from JPedal (our Java PDF Viewer and library)....
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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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