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Socrates conference 2017
Last weekend, our Joris Schellekens and Amedee Van Gasse went to the two-days SoCraTes conference in Floreal La Roche-En-Ardenne. SoCraTes BE (Software Craftsmanship and Testing Belgium) is a non-profit, international unconference for open-minded craftspeople who want to improve their craft and the software industry as a whole. At the first day, Amedee gave sessions about: .NET development on not-Windows autoporting Java to C# (lighting talk) using git-filter-branch to open source a git repo (lighting talk) To get a full recap of the atmosphere have a look at these video's of...
Tags: EventsDevoxxGDPR
Michaël Demey at Devoxx Belgium 2017
Last week, we went to Devoxx Belgium, we listened to talks and had an exhibition stand with our own booth. We upgraded our space this year, and brought in a photobooth. It was fun to meet people, talk with developers who actually use iText and watch the great pictures visitors took- you can see them all on our facebook page . Our dev team thought he talks were great this year, and some of the favorites were: "The impact of Leveraging Open...
Open source versions
Good news for our community of developers! We've decided to make our iText 7 add-ons pdfHTML , pdfSweep , pdfInvoice and pdfDebug open source under the AGPL license - as was already in place for iText 7 Community . You asked, and we listened. We agree that there is a lot of value in having access to add...
Tags: ChangelogiText 7
October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017, release of iText 7.0.5, pdfSweep 1.1.0, pdfHTML 1.0.2, pdf2Data 1.2.0, and pdfInvoice 1.0.2.
Tags: Contributors
iText 7 Community contribution
There are so many people that contribute information to us in order to help improve our code, products and projects. We want to make sure that our top contributors are being recognized for the help they give and that they know how much we appreciate them. Therefore a big thank you to: Elidotnet (contributor on StackOverflow) Rjcohn : Richard Cohn (Adobe) (top iText 7 Java contributor on GitHub) Madprogger (top iText 7 Java contributor on GitHub...
pdf2Data
About pdf2Data pdf2Data is an add-on for iText7 to recognize data inside PDF documents in an intuitive and predictable manner. It provides a mechanism to extract predefined data fields from the PDF documents based on the same template (for example, an invoice coming from the same supplier). A new release We are proud to inform you about the latest release: pdf2Data 1.1.3. Notable improvements are: Image width and height extraction fixes More verbose messages in editor Bug fixes for saving templates in editor All the binaries are uploaded to...
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Devoxx banner
Much more than only PDF technology Next to the PDF technology, our dev team also shows a lot of interest in other IT related technologies and information. That's why two of our devs will have a talk at Devoxx Belgium 2017. Our Joris Schellekens will show you how you can build your own photo booth for events like Devoxx, and is scheduled on Tuesday at 20:30 in BOF 1. This talk is a more relaxing, casual talk. It explores some wonderful APIs that handle images and face detection, and introduces (briefly) some of the concepts of image handling. The emphasis of the talk is on exploring libraries...
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JavaOne 2017
We had a great trip to JavaOne. We upgraded our space this year, to our biggest booth yet (10x20) and brought in a photobooth. It was fun to meet people and watch the great pictures they took- you can see them all on our facebook page . This was the first year that Oracle World and JavaOne exhibit halls were co-located, and we were really nervous about it. But it worked out better than expected, the traffic was a mix of our usual developer crowd and some business users which was a welcome surprise. We hope you had fun at...
pdf2Data
About pdf2Data pdf2Data is an add-on for iText7 to recognize data inside PDF documents in an intuitive and predictable manner. It provides a mechanism to extract predefined data fields from the PDF documents based on the same template (for example, an invoice coming from the same supplier). A new release We are proud to inform you about the latest release: pdf2Data 1.1.2. Notable improvements are: Improvements for multipage table recognition. Table header extraction tool near headers text area. Bug fixes for saving templates in editor. All the binaries are uploaded to...