PDF.js: display PDF files in your browser, without native code

[2012-02-04] browser, library, dev, firefox, javascript, computers, pdf
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Update 2012-08-29: Firefox 15 tip: enable the built-in PDF viewer

Quite amazing: PDF.js is a JavaScript library that displays PDFs in browsers. At version 0.2, it comes with the requisite warning: “Note: This is an early-stage prototype. Several documents might not render properly.”

The PDF.js Firefox add-on displays a PDF file on the web.