Java is a general-purpose, concurrent, class-based, object-oriented computer programming language that is specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible.
Developers can “write once, run anywhere” (WORA), meaning that code that runs on one platform does not need to be recompiled to run on another. Java applications are typically compiled to bytecode (class file) that can run on any Java virtual machine (JVM) regardless of computer architecture.

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Using super-resolution imaging to improve scaling

The basic idea of super-resolution imaging is the ability to scale up images and maintain visual quality either for people to view or for...
Daniel Warren
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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...
Mark Stephens
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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...
Mark Stephens
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What Java version is needed to run our software?

Here at IDRsolutions we have recently reviewed which versions of Java we support for running our online document viewer, Java PDF library, ImageIO replacement and...
Bethan Palmer
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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...
Mark Stephens
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