Programming – Programación Archive

  • I am trying to start an open source GPL project, in Lua or C++, with these main goals: speed/performance, security, ease of development, and being embeddable. It would provide a CMS, forum, and cloud solution.

    Want to build a fast web app server, CMS, Cloud?

    I am trying to start an open source GPL project, in Lua or C++, with these main goals: speed/performance, security, ease of development, and being embeddable. It would provide a CMS, forum, and cloud solution.

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  • "Are you absolutely certain that this is what you want to do?" Perhaps I could. But it would require my absolute devotion, enduring financial hardship, and making school my life for three long years. Could I really do it?

    The Captain Diaries: March 29, 2011

    "Are you absolutely certain that this is what you want to do?" Perhaps I could. But it would require my absolute devotion, enduring financial hardship, and making school my life for three long years. Could I really do it?

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  • So, what was the first thing I did?  Well, I walked out of that ceremony with my naturalization certificate in hand and headed straight home to fill out the most important applications of my life: FBI and NOAA Corps.

    My dreams unveiled: Robotics, FBI and NOAA Corps

    So, what was the first thing I did? Well, I walked out of that ceremony with my naturalization certificate in hand and headed straight home to fill out the most important applications of my life: FBI and NOAA Corps.

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  • Here's how it works:  The extension allows importing PDF files into OpenOffice Draw or OpenOffice Writer.  It will even recognize text, which allows for editing or for copying the document's text format to add text boxes elsewhere that look like the rest of the document.

    Edit PDF files with Open Office

    Here's how it works: The extension allows importing PDF files into OpenOffice Draw or OpenOffice Writer. It will even recognize text, which allows for editing or for copying the document's text format to add text boxes elsewhere that look like the rest of the document.

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  • If you are a web developer, you may sometimes find the need to store an XHTML color code in a database.  This could be useful, for example, to associate a specific product type with a persistent background color in a search results page.

    Writing a Transact-SQL Constraint for a Hexadecimal Color Codes Field

    If you are a web developer, you may sometimes find the need to store an XHTML color code in a database. This could be useful, for example, to associate a specific product type with a persistent background color in a search results page.

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  • The river never stood still.  That is when I saw it.  I noticed that the concave sky, which was always so distant and so far above, was hereby being pulled into the Grand River and dragged to the same altitude as my mortal life.

    Personal statement of career goals and experience

    The river never stood still. That is when I saw it. I noticed that the concave sky, which was always so distant and so far above, was hereby being pulled into the Grand River and dragged to the same altitude as my mortal life.

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  • If you have developed database-driven desktop applications with ADO.NET, you have probably come across the password problem.  Whether your application was written in C#, VB.NET, C++ or other .NET language, […]

    Secure database authentication in ADO.NET applications

    If you have developed database-driven desktop applications with ADO.NET, you have probably come across the password problem.  Whether your application was written in C#, VB.NET, C++ or other .NET language, […]

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  • What I just found out, what has just made me scream "wahoo!" at 2:30 in the morning without regards for my neighbors, is that there is a simple way to make my robots talk to each other. There is a way to create a mesh network with low power consumption and tight security. I just found out about the IEEE 802.15.4 specification for low-rate personal area networks.

    So freaking sweet! I got the network!

    What I just found out, what has just made me scream "wahoo!" at 2:30 in the morning without regards for my neighbors, is that there is a simple way to make my robots talk to each other. There is a way to create a mesh network with low power consumption and tight security. I just found out about the IEEE 802.15.4 specification for low-rate personal area networks.

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  • Of course, no one defined "network" in the requirements for capstone projects. That means I can expand "network" into any type of network -- not just computer networks. I could make this project legendary! Thus, I decided to build a secure network.

    Capstone project defined: Secure robot communication network

    Of course, no one defined "network" in the requirements for capstone projects. That means I can expand "network" into any type of network -- not just computer networks. I could make this project legendary! Thus, I decided to build a secure network.

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