Archive for August, 2011

Open Source Code Review Tool »

Phabricator is a open source collection of web applications which make it easier to write, review, and share source code. It is currently available as an early release. Phabricator was developed at Facebook. Phabricator is a suite of web applications that help teams communicate about software effectively. It was developed at Facebook, and is used [...]

Glimpse for ASP.NET Website »

Glimpse is an amazing product that allows you to see exactly what’s going on in your web server. Currently, it works for any ASP.NET website and even has specific extensions for specific frameworks like (ASP.NET MVC, etc.). Besides just supporting frameworks such as these out of the box, Glimpse has an architecture that fundamentally supports [...]

Javascript Library for HTML5 and CSS4 WebSites »

Modernizr is an open-source JavaScript library that helps you build the next generation of HTML5 and CSS3-powered websites. Modernizr is a small JavaScript library that detects the availability of native implementations for next-generation web technologies, i.e. features that stem from the HTML5 and CSS3 specifications. Many of these features are already implemented in at least [...]

Signaling Library for ASP.NET »

SignalR is an async signaling library for ASP.NET to help build real-time, multi-user interactive web applications SignalR is broken up into a few package on NuGet: SignalR – A meta package that brings in SignalR.Server and SignalR.Js (you should install this) SignalR.Server – Server side components needed to build SignalR endpoints SignalR.Js – Javascript client [...]

yepnope–Asynchronous Resource Loader »

yepnope is an asynchronous conditional resource loader that’s super-fast, and allows you to load only the scripts that your users need. yepnope.js is only 1.6kb – smaller than most and certainly a good size for its functionality set. yepnope.js is called a "resource loader" because it can work with both JavaScript and CSS. yepnope.js has [...]

AT Commands for Android Phone »

Here is an example of using MessagingToolkit to send AT commands to Android phone. The Android phone used here is a LG Optimus One P500. Before you can send AT commands, make sure you have the driver installed for you phone. For LG phone, you can use LG Mobile Support Tool. After the driver is [...]

Open Source CAD »

Archimedes is a free and open source CAD (Computer Aided Design) software. It is a robust system built over Eclipse’s Rich Client Platform fully based on plug ins. This means it is easily extensible but also has a pretty thin core that allows you to select the features you need and drop the other ones [...]

Secure shell (SSH) client for the Android platform »

ConnectBot is a Secure Shell client for the Android platform. Its ultimate goal is to create a secure connection through which you can use a shell on a remote machine and transfer files back and forth to your phone.

Mongoose–Easy to use Web Server »

Mongoose is easy to use web server. It also can be used as embedded web server library to provide web interface to applications. Mongoose executable does not depend on any external library or configuration. If it is copied to any directory and launched from there, it starts to serve that directory on port 8080 (so [...]

Android: Control Your Phone Remotely »

Using Webkey you can control your phone from any browser. It requires a rooted Android phone. You can click and type on the phone (we inject touch events to the touch device and create a new HID for typing), get screenshots (copied from the framebuffer device) in jpeg and png, record images in sequence start [...]

Android Web Server »

PAW server is a web server for Android. Server Features HTTP Web Server Host your own web pages Create web pages with dynamic content and use the Android API Proxy Server (HTTP/HTTPS) Automatic startup on boot Web App Features Shows syste information (like battery status etc.) Call Log SMS Inbox/Outbox Send SMS Dial a number [...]

androidscreencast »

androidscreencast is a desktop app to control an android device remotely using mouse and keyboard. Should work on Windows/Linux/MacOS with any android device.

Troubleshooting Log4NET Configuration »

One thing with log4net is that whenever there is a configuration issue, no error or exception is thrown and this will make troubleshooting difficult. To check if there is any configuration issue, add the followings in the app.config or web.config Under appSettings, add the following key 1: <appSettings> 2: 3: <add key="log4net.Internal.Debug" value="true"/> 4:  5: [...]

Microsoft Point of Service »

Microsoft Point of Service for .NET v1.12 (POS for .NET) is a class library that enables POS developers to apply Microsoft .NET technologies in their products. It provides a simple and consistent interface for .NET Framework applications to interact with POS devices, in compliance with the UnifiedPOS standard (aka UPOS). In addition, it provides windows [...]

StarLogo–Programmable Modeling Environment »

StarLogo is a programmable modeling environment for exploring the behaviors of decentralized systems, such as bird flocks, traffic jams, and ant colonies. It is designed especially for use by students. In decentralized systems, orderly patterns can arise without centralized control. Increasingly, researchers are choosing decentralized models for the organizations and technologies that they construct in [...]

ASP.NET AJAX Control Toolkit »

The ASP.NET AJAX Control Toolkit is an open-source project built on top of the Microsoft ASP.NET AJAX framework. It is a joint effort between Microsoft and the ASP.NET AJAX community that provides a powerful infrastructure to write reusable, customizable and extensible ASP.NET AJAX extenders and controls, as well as a rich array of controls that [...]

Software for Online Anonymity »

Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security known as traffic analysis. Tor was originally designed, implemented, and deployed as a third-generation onion routing project of the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory. [...]

Build Web Applications on Phone »

PhoneGap is an HTML5 app platform that allows you to author native applications with web technologies and get access to APIs and app stores. PhoneGap leverages web technologies developers already know best… HTML and JavaScript. PhoneGap is a standards-based, open-source development framework for building cross-platform mobile apps with HTML, CSS and JavaScript for iPhone/iPad, Google [...]