When working as part of a team on a Django project, it is often useful to have a per-host settings file. There are many ways to do this but the approach that I liked most is creating a local_settings.py file in each environment. I’m often the only programmer on web projects, but even then I […]
Dialing a USSD code from a custom activity is straight forward using a DIAL or CALL intent, but listening to the returned result is not due to Android not having proper support for intercepting USSD calls within the platform, but partial though undocumented support exists within the native dialer application. As a start, look at […]
The TaskIt application aims to help you in your Getting things Done(GTD) approach and thus provides a task list or a ToDo list. When you organize your thoughts and put them down in your TaskIt list, you will get a much better view of your tasks. This is a Work In Progress(WIP) and was done […]
I am a big fan of the Galactic Konquest game. It is similar to the risk board game, except it occurs in space and it may have different rules, i am not familiar with risk myself…ahem… It is a part of the kdegames package and thus comes with some strings attached. People who don’t use […]
The DisplayShelf’s original website is at http://www.quietlyscheming.com/blog/components/tutorial-displayshelf-component/ and this is a quote from that website. The DisplayShelf component demonstrates using a number of flex and flash concepts to provide a rich, templatable control to display a faux-3d view of a list of items. Its behavior is similar to the CoverFlow visualization added to iTunes in […]
Shocked that my last project at the hospital which my boss assured me will only take a few days to complete is going to take much longer.
Working on a Joomla and VirtueMart installtion for a client. Seems like a solid platform, why have I been neglecting it all these years?
Although I tackled some questions over email about it, I only experimented with hadoop a few times. Not professionally
Migrated website from own ugly design to bootstrap. Went very well, and it looks much better IMO.
Upgrading an older project to Django 1.4 So many little changes that make development with it oh-so-sweeter