Categories
Technology

Calling Web Service without WSDL or Web Reference

Once I had to test in C# a dozen of web services developed by a third-party. However they provided no WSDL and no ASMX – therefore it would be impossible to use Web References. They only provided the name of the web methods, their urls, calling credentials and an XML request example.

Categories
Technology

Using a custom domain for your (Rails) application at Heroku

original photo: http://goo.gl/dxaV95
original photo: http://goo.gl/dxaV95

Because no one will remember gentle-tundra-5348.herokuapp.com

Categories
Technology

Colored messages on a terminal using Java

JColor-logo

JColor is a Java library that offers you a convenient way to print colored messages on a terminal.

Categories
Technology Thoughts

Minecraft, a metaphor of life

minecraft-1

A month ago, I had a strong emotional breakdown. Yesterday, I was missing playing Minecraft.

Categories
Technology

Download counter for your website’s files

smiirl-fliike

A download counter not only provides you useful metrics but also gives your visitors a hint about the most popular files.