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Don’t blame the PDF file format

I see a lot of complaints about the PDF file format on various forums, moaning about it. They tend to focus mainly on 2...
Brendan
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Why we need to see your PDF files…

What makes writing a PDF parser especially interesting (ie complex) is that the specification is often ambiguous and that PDF is a very complex...
Brendan
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The real reasons why you should be going to…

The Business of Software conference is happening in October 2010 in Boston. You will see lots of postings telling you good reasons to go....
Mark Stephens
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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...
Sam Howard
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Using the PDF file format for ‘plumbing’ at RandomHouse

I was visiting a client (RandomHouse) yesterday and it struck me that PDF is actually very commonly used inhouse to provide other products and services....
Mark Stephens
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