May 2014

7 Free Android Apps you MUST have
In this article, we have tried to come up with some of the most exciting and popular android apps that you must have in your android devices. The coolest thing about these apps is that they are absolutely free of cost. Flipboard Flipboard is an android application which continuously searches the internet and fetches the news which is of your interest, dividing them into small stories which you can view at any time. You can [...]
Several file formats are in use to store documents and images. Every file formats have some pros and cons. Tagged Image file format (TIFF) and Portable Document Format (PDF) are two of the most widely used Image formats. Both of these document formats have few advantages and certain limitations and they are used in different situations. This article deals with the advantages, disadvantages and comparisons of these formats. Let us first discuss the TIFF file [...]
Spring updating: ByteScout BarCode Generator SDK 4.00.700, BarCode Generator Freeware 4.00.700 and PDF Generator SDK for Javascript 1.06.97
Some more updates of developer software from ByteScout in May, 2014:   ByteScout BarCode Generator SDK 4.00.700 BarCode Generator Freeware 4.00.700 PDF Generator SDK for Javascript 1.06.97       What's new BarCode Generator SDK 4.00.700:   now with ASP.NET MVC support! See source code samples added with ready to use MVC helper for barcode generation! QR Code fixes issue with Encoding property. Now works properly with Unicode symbols encoding new .ProduceMonochromeImages property. Set to True to generate 1-bit [...]
New: BarCode Reader SDK 8.0.0.1172 and BarCode Reader freeware released
What's new BarCode Reader SDK 8.00.1172:read barcodes faster and better in your desktop and web applications;new barcode types supported: GTIN-8, GTIN-12, ITF-14, Code 93, MSI, GTIN-14;improved support for barcode reading from noisy images (lot of images works without need to enable noise removal);IMPORTANT: changes to the API: barcode type selection changed to set of bool properties, for example, now you should set barcode types like this: bc.BarcodeTypesToFind.EAN13 = truePDF support improved;improved 2D barcodes reading;new source code samples [...]
read the first part hereKhan AcademyEstablished on the pattern of Coursera and Udacity, Khan Academy offers variety of courses to the students worldwide. Khan academy is providing all the courses free cost to its students. Khan Academy is considered one of the oldest online learning resources. Khan academy also have separate category for computer programming where students can learn computer science concepts and programming languages adequately and free of cost. Following is the link for [...]
In the past, whenever someone wanted to learn something new he had only two options; either to buy a book or to visit some training institution. If we look at the current learning and knowledge sharing techniques we find that internet and World Wide Web has revolutionized this area as well. Now if you want to learn or want to get information something you go to some search engine and type what you learn. You [...]
PDF/A Format and its difference from PDF Format
 Difference between PDF/A and PDF Following table contains the difference between the PDF/A and PDF document format. Criteria PDF/A PDF Storage Duration Long Term Storage Short Term Storage Graphics and Fonts Embedded within the PDF/A file No Need to embed within the document. Executable Content Doesn’t allow video, audio and other executable content. Can embed executable content within the document. External References(Links) Doesn’t allow external links and references in the document. Allows external links and [...]
PDF/A (Archival)PDF/A (Archival Portable Document Format) or commonly referred as the archival PDF is a type of standard PDF, which is used to store information for a longer period of time as compared to the traditional PDF. PDF/A is an ISO standardized variation of PDF and is widely used to preserve electronic documents and files, digitally for longer periods of time. History and PurposeThe traditional PDF document format relies on lots of external information when [...]