Sam Howard Sam is a developer at IDRsolutions who specialises in font rendering and conversion. He's also enjoyed working with SVG, Java 3D, Java FX and Swing.


43 Stories by Sam Howard

Why the TrueType hinting patent expiration matters

A while back we put a lot of effort into implementing some of the hinting technology in the TrueType specification. This system effectively uses...
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Software Development: Are we listening carefully?

The quality of documentation and tools in an area of software development has an incredible impact on us developers. They both influence how fast...
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Corrupt PDFs? Maybe this is your problem.

On more than one occasion we have had clients coming to us reporting that JPedal tells them that their files are corrupt. This is...
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