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Mobile Pattern Examples

I’m not a designer and when for the first time I tried to create an app (Nearby Photos) I faced the problem of creating a decent user interface. That problem has not yet solved for me, but I found a interesting site which collects a great number of designs for mobile application. From galleries to […]

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Nearby Photos Android

I’ve just released on Google Play a new app, “Nearby Photos”. This app search photos (just taken) around you. Photos are from Instagram users. It’s fun! Get it now on Google Play.

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Never Update Two Plugins at Once

When your blog presents a list of plugin to update, update them one by one, never two or more at once. Sometime plugins have incompatibilities. No coder want his plugins with problems, believe me, but sometime it happens. Updating a single plugin helps you to discover is problems are present after that update. If you […]

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Finally Facebook Is Protecting Me From My Friends

May be you know or may be not, but your friends on Facebook could have authorized one or more apps to read part of your profile. Typically the list of your liked pages. Actually, what was happening? While signing in a Facebook app, a user was able to authorize that app (is the app asked […]

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The Most Beautiful Photo You Ever See From The World Cup 2014

You can find famous player photos, you can find cool girls supporting their loved soccer team, but the most beautiful photo of this World Cup 2014 is definitively this one: View this post on Instagram #worldcup #final #argentina #defeat #cute A post shared by Amin K-Vand (@mkaboudvand) on Jul 13, 2014 at 11:05pm PDT That’s […]

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Server Change Due to Disk Fail

Of course, when you’re on Holiday an hardware problem on the server must happen. So I’ve just finished to move the site to a fresh new server after the failure of the RAID rebuild on the old server. That means I was unable to restore the correct combination of two disks which protected me from […]

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Donations From November 2013 To April 2014

Summing what remained on October 2013 (115 $) to the amount collected till April 30, 2013 I have the fabulous total of 807 $ to donate! Thank you, guys, you’re great! I donated 300 €, about 408 $, to MSF (www.msg.org) and other 400$ to Save the Children (www.savethechildren.org). Here the documentation about the two […]

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Real Time Photos of the UEFA Champions League Final 2014

A soccer article here? Actually I don’t like soccer but for lovers Snoopgram will offer a real time view of the photos of the UEFA Champions League Final 2014 directly from the Lisbon stadium. How is it possible? Simply collecting a showing the Instagram photos of that moment! See now the real time photos from the stadium […]

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Tomcat and accented/cyrillic/chinese characters (charset problems)

The problem is obvious: you made a page with a form and the accented characters are retrieved as a couple of “strange” characters. This is only an example of charset incompatibility and a web developer must know how to manage it. When you serve a page to a browser from a JSP, you’re actually sending […]

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Donations From June To October 2013

I’m very happy to say that in only five months I received 700 dollars from you as donations for my plugins. An I’m happy to share with you that I re-donated 250 euro to Emergency and 250 euro to Medecins Sans Frontieres. 115 dollars remained in the “donations pocket” and will be accounted with the […]