jQuery Mobile alpha is released – and it is awesome! 2

Today, I casually went to see what’s new on jQuery mobile and was treated with a wonderful surprise. The alpha is released! I immediately fired up my stock browser on droid and tried it out. It is so beautiful and I can’t believe its not a native app! It worked great when the device orientation ...

Swype – don’t type!

I’ve never been excited about typing text on my mobile, but a new technology called swype well might change that, and I bet is going to revolutionize the way we all input text on mobiles. Unlike tapping a series of softkeys, you enter text by “connecting” keys. You should check out the demo videos! When ...

Freeware, Shareware, Vaporware and now Socialware 2

You would have all known about  freeware, shareware and vaporware. I’m experimenting with a concept that I call Socialware - that is using software to help with social causes. While shareware is used by the developer to fund their developments, all proceeds gained by a socialware should go to a charitable cause. In addition, All ...

How to Test Functions that are NOT Predictable? 1

Recently, I wrote a Java Servlet for sending SMS messages. It had a method that communicated with a GSM modem connected to my PC. It was working fine – well, most of the time! Whenever you interact with a piece of hardware, or for that matter any external system, things can go wrong. A good ...

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