Archive for February, 2006

Ajax – Looking back at year’s old journey

Sunday, February 19th, 2006

Ajax has come a long way in a year’s time. Last year around this time, we first heard about it. Ajax had brought about the a big difference in web applications which largely changed usability arena. Web Applications started looking like rich desktop applications. Let’s look at its journey from rebirth.

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Service Offerings – Google Vs Yahoo Vs MSN

Thursday, February 16th, 2006

Some days back I read an article on service offerings by Big Internet giants like Google, Yahoo and MSN. Here is a brief comparison of various offerings from each one of them in different space. (more…)

OpenCMS – Customize Property Dialog

Thursday, February 9th, 2006

As a part of my recent implementation in OpenCms, one of the main requirement was to customize the OpenCms Property window by providing browse facility for setting properties as provided by TemplateOne. After lots of searching, I hardly got any information about how TemplateOne did. After digging deep into OpenCms, finally managed to build customized property dialog box with the following features: (more…)

Search Engine for Source Code

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

The tool, known as Krugle, is all set to make a difference in Search domain. Till now developers use Google, Yahoo etc. search engines to search for source code which we all know is not too convincing search. Krugle is a search engine for source code and code-related information. It is designed to deliver easy access to source code and other highly relevant technical information in a single, convenient, clean, easy-to-use interface. Here are some of the features Krugle is aiming to focus on: (more…)