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Yahoo account phishing email passes Yahoo’s spam/phishing filter

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Yahoo account phishing email passes Yahoo’s spam/phishing filter

Today I have received and email in my inbox on my yahoo account that looks like this: this email has a sender “Yahoo!” and a very intimidating message: “Our system detected an error in your account, we strongly advise you update your account to avoid account Suspension or De-activation.“. Other thing that should make you […]

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Android: Fixed Header and Add Table Rows Dynamically

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
Android: Fixed Header and Add Table Rows Dynamically

I have been playing around with the TableLayout in android and I was trying to find how to have a fixed header row and how to populate the table dynamically. First to create the layout xml. The simulation of the fixed row, as you can see in many android blog posts or portals, is done […]

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HowTo: Stay annonymus on the WEB: Short Tor usage guide

| August 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
HowTo: Stay annonymus on the WEB: Short Tor usage guide

How much important is your privacy to you? I am sure that you know that every site you visit is seeing your IP address, put cookies on your machine and that it can dig a lot of information as your OS, your borwser, location etc… For most of the users that is not a big […]

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HowTo: Android Studio start up error “caches are locked”

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
HowTo: Android Studio start up error “caches are locked”

Problem: After running once successfully, Android Studio is getting failed to open. The error is: Files in C:\Program Files (x86)\Android\android-studio\system\caches are locked. Android Studio will not be able to start. Solution: 1- Go to folder where android-studio is installed. (C:\Program Files (x86)\Android\android-studio) 2- Now go back to previous folder. (C:\Program Files (x86)\Android) 3- Right click […]

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Android Studio Open Existing Project Issue: Could not fetch model of type ‘IdeaProject’ using Gradle distribution

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Android Studio Open Existing Project Issue: Could not fetch model of type ‘IdeaProject’ using Gradle distribution

I have recently started to use Android Studio. I was trying to open an existing projec and I’ve got this error: To solve this issue, delete the “.idea” and the “.gradle” directories under the project directory and try to open again the project by re-importing. Be Sociable, Share! Tweet

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Backbone.js Example with SoundCloud API

| May 5, 2013 | 1 Comment
Backbone.js Example with SoundCloud API

In this post I am going to elaborate on an example of implementation of the SoundCloud (further SC) API with Backbone.js. The implementation of the SC API can be done without Backbone.js, but in the process of building a Single Page web application the usage of a MV* library (framwork) is essential. First off course […]

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Function Scheduling in NodeJS

| March 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Function Scheduling in NodeJS

In web applications the need of scheduling on the server side is very important. One example is when you need to clean the expired session of your HTTP server, another would be doing some periodic input/output operations on files. For situations like this you will need to setup a repetitive mechanism to do the job.  The task […]

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Mongoose DataTable server-side processing

| March 8, 2013 | 0 Comments
Mongoose DataTable server-side processing

In web site/application, developers often need to display formatted information. The common layout to display them is using tables. One free jQuery plugin that is nice and really easy to setup is DataTable plugin. This plugin allows to create really nice looking tables with advance functionalities. And one of them is the server-side data processing that allow the table to fetch, filter […]

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Crontab script for scheduled database backup, Oracle datapump export

| February 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Crontab script for scheduled database backup, Oracle datapump export

This is a simple crontab script for backing up an Oracle database (in this script 2 databases) through datapump. The script backups the Oracle database to the Datapump directory, creates a ZIP password protected file out of the dump file and the logs and then copies the archive to another location. In the end the […]

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How To: Fix your JAVA plugin for Mozilla Firefox to the version you want

| February 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
How To: Fix your JAVA plugin for Mozilla Firefox to the version you want

Sometimes we need specific JAVA version to run some software that is older, or that needs a specific version, Sometimes there a so many JAVA version installed that we the browser just doesnt update even if you uninstall all of them. With the latest browsers disabling the Java plugin (I think that Mozilla took the […]

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