Tag Archives: programming

Basic XML Processing with Python

Python comes with ‘xml.dom.minidom’ a lightweight DOM implementation that we can use to read and write XML file. I am using this to read and write XML file in my Ubuntu. It work seamlessly with Ubuntu 9.10. Writing XML File … Continue reading

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Miranda for Ubuntu: Defining Rule

I have been helping out Miranda development by developing some preliminary UI using Glade. Glade is an awesome RAD for developing GUI based on GTK.The user interfaces designed in Glade are saved as XML. Glade provides a clean separation between … Continue reading

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Python Knowledge Well : Acire

I recently followed Jono Bacon. He is Ubuntu Community manager in Canonical. He created a great application called Acire where people can share their python code snippets to help everyone learn python. Acire provide a good learning point for anyone … Continue reading

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Simple OAuth using SignPost

SignPost is dead simple java API for OAuth by Matthias Kappler. I would like to share with everyone how I used this to connect to Foursquare. Establishing a Connection to Foursquare Establishing a connection to foursquare require us to create … Continue reading

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Flash ? Nah – jQuery will do Just Fine

I just added some extra animation for my image gallery. I added some custom easing and fading. I have to admit you can do heaps of neat stuff with jQuery. I never thought that all this can be done with … Continue reading

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CSS Shadow Effects

I recently uploaded an image gallery to my Google App Engine. I experimented with CSS shadow effects. Here is the orginal image I added some shadow into the picture to make look like it’s a photo The complete css looks … Continue reading

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Image Gallery Phase 1: Rotating Images

I launched my beta version of image gallery to Google. Background This image gallery is inpired by Aza’s Raskin Image Gallery design. This image gallery is still far from completion. The jquery needs a huge amount of refactoring. CSS Magics … Continue reading

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Meld – a File Comparison Tool for Ubuntu

I have been using Beyond Compare to compare file in Windows. Beyond Comparison is an amazing file comparison tool. I uses Meld when I am working in Ubuntu. 1. Install meld by typing the following command in your console : … Continue reading

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Google App Engine Adventure

I finally published my website to google app engine. This website is highly experimental and serve as my playing ground for java technologies. The current website as of the time of writing this blog is mainly to experiment with reading … Continue reading

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First cup of python

I decided to take my first cup of python. I decided to learn python because I would like to realize the full potential of Ubuntu. I chose netbeans. The download is amazingly small. It is only a 30 MB shell … Continue reading

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