PDF Viewer

When supporting the spec just isn’t enough

Recently I have been working on our annotation code, adding greater support for ink annotations. So I perform the same steps I always do....
Kieran France
1 min read

5 Things Firefox 19’s new JavaScript PDF Viewer (PDF.js)…

Having spent nearly 3 years building our own PDF to HTML5/SVG/Android converter (which itself relies on our development of a Java PDF library), we...
Leon Atherton
3 min read

MouseEvents in JavaFX

I had a lot of fun playing with mouse events while building our PageFlow PDF Viewing mode in JavaFX, so thought it worth writing...
Leon Atherton
3 min read

How to set Z order of nodes in JavaFX

One of the problems that cropped up while converting our Java3D PageFlow PDF viewer mode to JavaFX was the issue of how to replicate...
Leon Atherton
1 min read

JavaFX vs Java3D: First Impressions

One of the more ‘flashy’ features in our Java PDF Viewer is the ‘PageFlow’ mode. Java3D provides a nice reflective stage with the pages...
Leon Atherton
1 min read