The final installment of Patrick Dubois' Monitoring Wonderland series, which shows you many options for visualizing all the data you've been collecting from his previous tutorials. Here is part 1 if you missed the beginning of the series. A picture...
How many branches does your project have? I am working on a mature project with many branches supported simultaneously, and it is always headache for me when I am trying to fix some bugs that affect many versions of our project.To fix a bug in some...
Some of you might remember how I started my indie-career earlier this year.
With the new year ahead I guess its time for a little retrospect /
post mortem / whatever. At the end of this post I will inform you about
the money I made so far. I will try to do...
One of the first topics to spring to mind as we worked on
NosqlDistilled was that NoSQL databases use different
data models than the relational model. Most sources I've looked at
mention at least four groups of data model: key-value, document,
I’ve been trying to adapt my Android application to fit into the structure of the RobolectricSample so that I can add some tests around my code but I was running into a problem when trying to deploy the application.
To deploy the application you need to run...
It’s usually the case that you start developing an application and go on fulfilling requirements. When your application grows bigger you start to realize the convenience of separating it into different components. Moreover, when you develop your second or...
Java (Oracle Java update 2) has many classes with the same generic name.
To avoid further confusion, I suggest avoiding these names if you can.
The following class names are repeated,
One of the "new and noteworthy" features of NetBeans 7.1 is the ability to compare two heap dumps.
Specifically, the easy-to-use feature allows one to quickly ascertain
the difference in number of each class's instances between two dump
Which are the best tools for designing for Android? I have
my favorites but I'd really love to hear about tools you use and your
experiences with them. Please leave a comment!
To kick of the conversation I'll present my favorite design tools. Both
Data exchanges between companies are increasing a lot. The number of
applications that must be integrated is increasing, too. The interfaces use
different technologies, protocols and data formats. Nevertheless, the
integration of these applications must be...
Since I started out on mobile app development, I've been a big fan of Appcelerator. Just today they've announced an expansion into Europe, as well as adding to their management team. Appcelerator have shown themselves to be one of the shining examples of how...
While all the previously described metric systems have easy
protocols, they tend to stay in Sysadmin/Operations land. But you should
not stop there.
There is a lot more to track than CPU,Memory and Disk metrics. This
blogpost is about metrics up the stack:...
This is the first installment in a series of tutorials on creating the right search utility for your use case. In this part, you will learn how to make the right decisions when picking a design for your search box.