Advertising Touches New Heights on the Internet

Tell me a place which is deprived of advertisements. You won’t think of that so easily. Life has become today an advertising gimmick. There are advertisements on billboards, neon signs, roads, streets, even the lame rocks are not spared despite the government putting a ban on them. The sole purpose of such gimmicks is not…

HP Snapfish India, For Cost Effective Printing

As I read Madhur Kapoor’s blog post about SnapFish I instantly recalled the day my friend had asked me, as to where he can get a printed mug with pictures of his friends on it. We had done some research for local shops which provide such stuff. He finally got the┬áprinted mug from one of…

Do Books Inspire You To Excel?

Books play an important role in molding the mental state of a person and make him to think from a different perspective altogether. Leadership might not be in the genes of every individual but when you read the history of global technology leaders like Larry and Sergey, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates etc, you tend to…

What Do You Dream For In An IDE?

I had raised my concerns over using Eclipse Europa in my earlier article in which I had mentioned my discomfort in the use of Eclipse for doing a Java EE web application. For my post I got many comments from various people, some who empathized with me, some who were with me in using NetBeans,…

Eclipse Europa Has Ruined My Day

Yesterday I woke up with a fresh mind to start my day by learning something useful. I had the aim to learn Spring Framework. So with this in mind I sat before my machine and decided to plan what to do for getting started in spring. I had downloaded Eclipse Europa a couple of days…

Adobe Reader 8.0 – Fully Loaded

ADOBE READER 8.0 has drastically changed in its appearance than all the earlier versions. The influence of Macromedia is quite prominent with Flash like interface features thrown in. It has adopted the glossy looks too! Adobe seems to be on the same lines as Windows Vista for its GUI. The features not found in its…

SOA – Still Far from Reality

The Prospects of SOA Service Oriented Architecture better know as SOA is an architectural paradigm which makes the software applications expose their functionalities in the form of services to their users. The principles of SOA dictate that it should be inter-operable. SOA puts forward the use of open standards in order to achieve this goal….