Category: Technology

Generic toString Method for Simple Java Beans 7

Generic toString Method for Simple Java Beans

I have seen developers writing toString method in each of their bean class. The purpose is to print the bean variables for logging or debugging purposes. I thought of reducing their effort by writing a generic toString method to have in their base bean class. It works for simple bean classes. Its no-brainer...

How to Capture the Screen Using VLC for ScreenCasting 26

How to Capture the Screen Using VLC for ScreenCasting

VLC is a player but also can be used to record a screen cast ( capture the screen as video).Here is the small how to do that. This works with portable VLC too. Start the VLC By going to the installation folder and running the command >> vlc screen:// It will open the...

What made me to revive my  smsgupshup account 18

What made me to revive my smsgupshup account

I just read this new article by Anand about the SMSGupsgup. Even though I don’t agree with the traffic/numbers used for comparison I was forced to re look at Gupshup. I had an account at SMS Gupshup almost an year back. My last msg there was 359 days back and I had 84...

Code Search Engines you should know 1

Code Search Engines you should know

Reusing the code/frameworks ( either the in public domain or FOSS licensed code) is pretty common. But searching for useful code online is not very easy.The regular search engines like Google or Yahoo are not designed for code searching. Now there are few specialized code search engines which can fetch better result. Here...

Conversation with Alessandro – CTO of Lightstreamer 0

Conversation with Alessandro – CTO of Lightstreamer

On the fourth day of Developer Summit myself and Veetrag spent some time with Alessandro CTO of Lightstreamer. We talked about comet architecture and its application in various fields. Comment is sometimes referred as reverse AJAX and is a set of technologies used to push the live data from server to http clients....

Chat with Greg Murray on Jmaki, ajax, comet etc 0

Chat with Greg Murray on Jmaki, ajax, comet etc

Myself and Veetrag caught up with Greg Murray sipping his coffee at Developers Summit. As usual we started talking and in between I realized, we could as well record it. Hence the start is abrupt and volume is low. Greg Murray is an AJAX architect at Sun. He is known for his contributions...