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Sunday, December 14, 2008

Nokia: Running in molasses

Every time I think about Nokia and Symbian, I can't help picturing a man knee-deep in molasses, running as fast as he can. He's wor...
Saturday, December 13, 2008

Proposition 8 and community review sites: Everyone loses

What happens to a community review site when members of the community use it as a weapon against people they don't approve of? Sites li...
Sunday, December 7, 2008

Mobile data: Be careful what you wish for

The consensus around the industry seems to be that mobile data is starting to take off. Text messaging is still the leading data function, ...

The Influencers are dead. Or not.

As we continue to sort through the results from Rubicon's recent research on Internet usage ( link ), we're finding interesting insi...
Thursday, October 23, 2008

Everything you always wanted to know about web community, and then some

It's been a long time since I posted, and I apologize. In addition to doing a bunch of work for clients at Rubicon, I have been preoccu...
Monday, September 29, 2008

Hung Threads with BO SDK - Solution

Many developers seem to be facing the dreaded 'Hung threads' issue when they you the BO SDK in their java applications. The symptoms...
Saturday, September 13, 2008

Nokia 3210/5110/6110

To view IMEI number *#06# To view Software Version enter *#0000# To view Status of Sim Clock Stop. Enter *#746025625# *#92702689# offers you...
Wednesday, September 10, 2008

App stores and APIs: It's the ecosystem, stupid

If you make a web application or mobile platform, one of the trendiest things you can do is add APIs and a software marketplace to it so dev...
Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Conference time

I'll be doing the Grande Tour des Conferences in the San Francisco area next week. Let me know if you'll be in town and want to me...

Install and configure CVS on Solaris 10

Download the appropriate binary from http://www.nongnu.org/cvs # create a "cvs" user. This user will be used to impersonate cvs...
Thursday, August 21, 2008

Does anybody really know what smartphone market share is?

An article in Wired online this week had a chart showing US smartphone market share ( link ). The chart gave more detail than I've seen...
Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Improve windows networking (especially if hosting webservers)

First of all, I forgive you for having to use windows to host your web server :) Now that thats out of the way, here's how you speed up...
Sunday, August 17, 2008

Only 10% of Japanese people know how to use all the functions in their mobile phones

A Japanese survey of mobile phone users, translated by What Japan Thinks, reports that only about 10% of Japanese mobile phone users say the...
Friday, August 8, 2008

SSH Port Forwarding, X11 fowarding, RDP tunneling and much more

The only firewall port you'll ever need opened - PORT 22 SSH Tunneling/Port Forwarding Pre requisites: 1. Putty (or an equally good s...
Thursday, July 24, 2008

WebSphere Process Server - File Adapter errors

Once you deploy a mediation module containing a file adapter on a websphere process server and turn on global security, things start going b...
Sunday, July 13, 2008

Hypenotized by Apple

Watching the cloud of hype around last week's release of the new iPhone, I was struck by the way Apple's psychological influence ove...
Saturday, July 12, 2008

Update files in .war and .ear directly

I have seen many applications (.war and .ear) that have their property files or resource bundles stored within the .war or .ear files. When ...
Saturday, June 28, 2008

The end of the dream

No matter how it works out in the long run, the purchase of Symbian by Nokia marks the end of a dream -- the creation of a new independent O...
Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Symbian changes everything, and nothing

[With a correction made on June 26.] The Symbian Foundation announcement today is a fascinating change in business strategy, but I'm no...