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Progressive Web App: Video Lessons

If you’re looking at some material to learn PWA (Progressive Web App) there is a video course I don’t want to miss. The course is available on YouTube under “PWA Tutorial for beginners” by The Net Ninja and is really well done. The course shows step by step how to create your first PWA so […]

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Donations From July 2017 to March 2018

Here another donation of donations. This round I collected 333 € which has been divided between: 183 € to Save The Children 150 € to MSF Thank you very much to everyone contributing!

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Donations From January 2017 To June 2017

Dear friends, dear supporters, the latest six months were fantastic and we collected 270 € that I have already donated to humanitarian organizations. 150 € to Save the Children 120 € to MSF A little drop of water in this desert of humanitarians needs to prepare a better World for our children. Thank you, Stefano.

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How To Draw Effectively In a Whiteboard

I’m a fan of physical meetings, when possible, looking my collaborators into their eyes and sketch and discuss with them ideas, features, issues. Drawing on a piece of paper or on a whiteboard is of incredibly help to explain others what’s in my mind and it makes the picture clearer to everyone. A draw is […]

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Donations From April 2015 To June 2016

Long time since my last donation of donations, but it has been a complicated period. What matters is to keep on tracks, even if a little bit late! The total amount of donations is 300 euros (about 340 dollars), donated to Save The Children. As you know I think the right for a “normal” childhood […]

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Expo 2015 Live Photos

If you can’t be there at the Expo 2015 (Milan, Italy), you can at least snoop in the live photos taken at this international fair. Born as an experiment on Android, I released an app which extracts live photos (usually from Instagram users but not only) taken at the Expo 2015, everyday. The fair will […]

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Talend 5.6 Multi Workspace

If you are using Talend, you may want to have different workspaces for different projects. That can be useful to put a workspace inside a customer/project dedicated folder for an easy backup. When Taled starts you can force it to ask which workspace should be loaded. It’s a configuration that can be changed inside the […]

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Nearby Photos Beta Tester

Nearby Photos is growing and some of you may want to be part of the beta test group to have new features before the official releases, of course with the possibility to discuss and contribute. To be part of the beta tester group, as required by Google, you should be member of specific Google plus […]

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Android Icon Generator

Since I started to develop my first android application (Nearby Photos) I found the Android environment missing a lot of high level features which help the developer to produce high quality app. One of the problem is the generation of assets for the numerous resolutions (l, m, h, x, xx) which should be part of […]

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Netbeans 8.0 Massive Update Problems

I received for my Netbeans 8.0 windows installation a massive set of updates (more than 60). When installed the IDE started to works badly with many editor error/exceptions. finally I discovered that my plugin repository reference was changed to point the 8.0.1 (just released version) repository. So, probably, all my Netbeans 8.0 plugins have been […]