Archives

2011
Feb
09
Free Online Hadoop Training by Cloudera
“Update: Some of the links are no longer valid. Clicking those takes you to the ...”
Set timeout on Web Service proxy generated by Flex Builder
“Flex Builder has a pretty nifty WSDL tool to generate support classes to access a ...”
Jan
28
Using Maven on Intellij IDEA on Mac
“Running/Debugging a maven target on Intellij IDEA results in a big scary error message: - Error ...”
Developer communities in the Netherlands
“July last year, I moved to the Netherlands to join Xebia Nederland after working at ...”
25
On being a programmer in India
“Early in 2009, we moved to India for a while after having lived in Malaysia ...”
2010
Feb
17
Maintenance mode
“Just for fun, I thought I will move my blog to WordPress MU. It should ...”
Jan
2009
Dec
11
Google Chrome for Mac available in beta
“The developer release of Google Chrome for Mac has been around for a while. Finally, the ...”
10
WordPress Post-Notification - Show the author in email subject
“I was trying to fix a WordPress Post Notification plugin to include the post author ...”
04
Moving a WordPress blog to new domain
“Wordpress documentation does a pretty good job of explaining the steps you have to take ...”
01
Oct
06
Manually resuming a download in Safari
“Sometimes you need to manually resume a download in Safari, but you can't, because the ...”
Sep
Jun
May
Apr
11
Creating a horizontal rule (line) in Android
“Use a View with fixed height - android:layout_width="fill_parent" android:layout_height="2dip" android:background="#FF00FF00" /> or, in code - View ruler ...”
06
Creating a Viewport in Android
“I was writing a simple PacMan like game for Android, and needed to scroll the ...”
Setting up Wordpress on Ubuntu and Nginx
“Finally, after thinking about it many times and never giving it a try, I moved ...”
Mar
06
Code Amnesia context sensitive code search
“Code Amnesia looks like a really interesting project. It allows you to search online for code ...”
01
Android on Intellij Idea - run activity on emulator
“The official Android plugin is only for Eclipse, but thankfully Android provides Ant support for ...”
Feb
13
Greg Young on Domain Driven Design
“A Must See if you are interested in Domain Driven Design - InfoQ - Greg ...”
12
Using Struts 2's native dependency injection support
“Since I knew that Struts 2 used Guice internally, I was curious if the native ...”
Jan
29
Object equality in Java
“The first time I paid attention to the equals() method was when preparing for SCJP ...”
2008
“So far so good!”
Dec
16
HTTP Client - Mac tool for debugging HTTP traffic
“This should definitely make my life easy the next time I need to wade through ...”
Oct
30
Creating a daily log in Evernote from Quicksilver
“Recently I started using Evernote, and I am loving it so far. If you are looking ...”
Sep
08
Social Networking Wars
“Social Networking Wars Priceless! :)”
2007
Dec
27
Security against malicious websites
“Most people know about computer viruses, but very few people are aware of the danger ...”
GMail hack results in business loss
“Read about how a GMail vulnerability resulted in logo designer David Airey losing his domain ...”
20
The meaning of drive
“This has to be one of the most touching personal anecdotes I have ever read. A. ...”
Nov
27
Managing CruiseControl configuration
“One of the pains of using CruiseControl is that setting up and configuring it is ...”
23
Groovy with spice - curried closures
“Groovy rocks! I have used Groovy swing builder before to layout some basic Swing UIs, but ...”
20
Intellij IDEA - Add unambiguous imports as you type
“One of my favourite settings in IDEA is to turn on the 'Add unambiguous imports ...”
Oct
05
Wordpress blogs - Source code syntax highlighting
“Say goodbye to the code tag. Wordpress.com blogs have a new shortcode to post source code ...”
Aug
Jun
18
Douglas Crockford: JavaScript - The Good Stuff
“A 40 minute talk by Douglas Crockford on the beginning of JavaScript, JSON and JSLint, ...”
12
Some programming blog recommendations
“First one up is Brian Oxley's blog, which I have been reading for a while ...”
May
26
Bloglines - claiming your wordpress.com blog feed
“Bloglines allows you to claim the feed for your blog. Verifying a claim requires adding ...”
16
15
The link is out there - no more!
“Remember the 'Where would you like to go today' slogan MS homepage used to have? That's ...”
Apr
12
The Incidental Expert
“ Hung had officially become the incidental expert — despite knowing next to nothing about Edward's ...”
01
Installing Oracle 10.2 on Suse Linux 10.2
“When installing Oracle 10.2.0.1 client on Suse Linux 10.2, the installation fails with message - Checking ...”
Future of email - Gmail Paper
“Man, these guys are good! Gmail Paper They had me for a few minutes (Really, nothing seems ...”
Mar
27
Are you smart enough to quit your job?
“Thanks to Erik's Linkblog, I came across one of the best blog posts I have ...”
Spring MVC - How to access the command object in referenceData method
“One thing that I really like about Spring MVC is that if you need a ...”
Jan
24
Stringtree - Simple JSON in Java
“If you are like me, you probabely find that most of the Java implementations of ...”
2006
Dec
12
Making Auto-Login user script work on Flock
“I use the Auto-Login user script at http://labs.beffa.org/greasemonkey/ to ease some of the pain of ...”
Nov
11
Type conversion when using the ternary operator
“What is the type of val in the following code? boolean asInt = true; Object val = ...”
2005
Jan
10
LEO TOLSTOY ON TOBACCO
“http://www.rjgeib.com/thoughts/tobacco/tolstoy-on-tobacco.html”
06
The Internet comes to an end?
“News reports suggests that the internet has.... >> View full article here”
LOTR - Secret diaries
“Secret diaries by a pervy hobbit fancier :-)”
01
2004
Dec
28
Ellis Amdur waxes lyrical about Yoshinkan Aikido
“In praise of (not yet, but should be) famous men Ellis Amdur blogs about Yoshinkan Aikido, ...”
27
24
Merry Christmas
“Merry Christmas to everyone everywhere. Have a good one :)”
22
Are you an introvert?
“If yes, you would probably love to read this :) Caring for Your Introvert”
20
Hello people
“Hello people”