On the surface, bit.ly
appears to be a tinyurl.com
clone. But, bit.ly has a powerful API so you can use it in your websites. It also has semantic capability and uses Amazon S3 to store your data. It's GeoSpatially enabled, which raises all sorts of possibilities. Think iPhone apps - especially with iPhone 3G's GPS capability. Here's a good… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on March 22, 2009 at 12:00pm —
I recently created one of my first websites on my own that is about free slow computer tips
. I have coded a few functions up in asp. If anyone wants to check it out and provide any suggestions or found bugs I would appreciate it. Also, if you have any good tips you think really need to be added, those are welcome too. However, I will be trying to add those as I go along.
Thanks for any help!
Added by Tim Stevesi on March 12, 2009 at 1:30pm —
So your get rich from the stock market scheme has faltered, your attempt at being a real estate tycoon has ended on a sour note and even Microsoft has announced its first ever company layoffs!
While these are scary times, the Atlanta Java job market continues to be healthy and the demand for talent remains strong. Atlanta-based companies want people who can deliver projects, on time, under budget and exceeding the needs of end-users. They are looking for software professionals who… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on February 23, 2009 at 2:30pm —
(image from http://twitter.com/JavaUsers") Greetings Orlando JUG:
Thursday is the Feb OJUG meeting. We'll be sponsored by Paul Peters of Signature Consultants, so bring your CV's if you're looking for work or req'ts if your looking for developers. Doors open at 6. It's Continue
imperative that you RSVP here.
if you intend to come. The room only seats 20 and last…
Added by Michael Levin on February 23, 2009 at 11:30am —
Rick Copeland of PyAtl just announced the videos
from the recent meeting are online. Python
is a sleeper. If you read and watch carefully, you'll see what I am talking about. Work smarter!
Added by Michael Levin on January 11, 2009 at 8:59am —
occurred and folks voted on cool Java things.
(photo from Ray)
There's a lot to talk about here. Go for it!
Added by Michael Levin on December 14, 2008 at 5:30am —
So for all of you twitters out there here is a little tutorial how to write your own IM bot to easily update twitter using IM client. I know i know you can use the official IM twitter bot BUT it is down right now. So, why not use your own.
First of all read post How to Write Your Own IM Bot in Less Than 5 Minutes
Follow all the steps and create your own bot.
Next add the… Continue
Added by Nemanja Nesic - NEM- on November 25, 2008 at 11:17pm —
Last night's Mule talk was great. Thanks, Zemian. And, thanks to Signature Consultants for providing pizza and drinks.
We'll rely on Codetown for posting events and RSVPs, so please keep an eye on it and RSVP for upcoming events.
There's a Notes section that has some hints about using Codetown. Please look around and see what is here. I think you'll like it a lot!
In January, we have Carol McDonald of Sun coming with a great talk. Details in the Events… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on November 21, 2008 at 10:06am —
I promise I tried. I tried really hard to get used to it and to love it... but i just can't waste anymore time with Ubuntu's
X! I am switching back to XP. I will use linux (ubuntu) or any other distribution ONLY for non X stuff. Let's admit: Linux's X is not THAT great! It is buggy it is slower than XP and i dont ever wanna talk about OSX. I am so tired of Segmentation Fault, trail and errors and spending days and nights getting something to work.
I ran… Continue
Added by Nemanja Nesic - NEM- on November 20, 2008 at 11:28am —
FYI... The NetBeans team has released the final version of NetBeans 6.5.
this morning... lots of new features...
Introduction to NetBeans IDE 6.5
In this screencast, Sridhar Reddy shows new Java developers NetBeans IDE 6.5 editor features and gives a short introduction on how to edit, compile… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on November 19, 2008 at 5:11pm —
Malmo, Sweden: Josh Marinacci
will present JavaFX at Øredev
Added by Michael Levin on November 16, 2008 at 5:00pm —
The Los Angeles JUG
is looking for presenters. They have a nice way of presenting their wish-list.
Added by Michael Levin on November 16, 2008 at 4:30pm —
News Flash: (from Alley Davis of www.cajunjug.org
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Python in Netbeans is a go!!!!
After a 6 months of development. nbPython has been given the green light to be release as the official python build for Netbeans. The EA release will be… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on November 13, 2008 at 8:00am —
Great Meeting last night on Python's Turbogears and Flex. Thanks Fred!
On a topical note; ADOGO
meets next Monday, November 3 at Devry as well.
This month, we are having a presentation on 'Adobe AIR File I/O and Embedded SQLite'. If you found Fred's topic interesting, you may want to drop by and check out Adobe's desktop flavor of a rich client. Should you be there? Why not check out the… Continue
Added by Mario Talavera on October 31, 2008 at 10:47am —
This in from the Gainesville Linux Group:
Ars Technica is reporting
the company behind the
commercial version of WINE, CrossOver is going to be giving it away for free
Tomorrow Oct. 28th. Head over to their website tomorrow if you want if you
want to get a copy for yourself.
Added by Michael Levin on October 27, 2008 at 6:00pm —
I've tried to bring this community together a variety of ways including putting the JUG on the map, revisions to the legacy OrlandoJUG website, starting various mailing lists and discussion groups, the blogs, podcasts and the… Continue
Added by Michael Levin on July 12, 2008 at 5:00pm —