When I direct my mind towards thinking about intellectual property rights, I don’t necessarily see the topic in a context of my local or national community. My initial instinct asked me to explore the subject as a privilege that should be contemplated in a broader context. Not as something that should involve the country borders. I see the right to ownership of the intellectual property almost as a substance, as something that should be deeply rooted in everyone’s moral code, naturally and automatically. [Read more…]
One of the areas of computing in which I expect to see the significant growth within the next decade is the use of the technology called the Blockchain. [Read more…]
Following are unprocessed notes from a recently taken 4 day long TOGAF training. I’ll clean the notes in a near future, so until then, please ignore errors and formatting. However even as it stands, someone may still find it useful, as it’s a collection of the most important course highlights. [Read more…]
Following PDF is one of the best guides to API design I had encountered online. Document is called: “The Little Manual of API Design” by Jasmin Blanchette from Trolltech, a Nokia company. It includes platform-neutral guidance as to how to create an API for an application or service. You’ll find the very important suggestions and ideas, as long as guidance before starting an actual coding of the API. [Read more…]
What other image formats are there, besides JPG, BMP, and GIF? What are the strengths and weaknesses of each? Which ones are replacing web images of the future.
In this article, I’ll talk about PNG and WEBP, two image formats which are gaining as much popularity as JPG and GIF. [Read more…]
This is just a quick look at the advantages and disadvantages of wireless networking, taking in account a wireless technology available as of December 2013. [Read more…]