Chrome Extension

So yesterday evening, I started writing a Google Chrome extension for my company. The documentation was easy to find and I started simply creating a manifest file and using the example of pulling flickr pictures. Took me about 5 hours but I finally managed to get a decent working prototype working. I am being told …

And I thought I knew Javascript!

How Daniel showed me proper usage of call back functions in JS!

Analysing a lucene index

The adventures of querying a lucene index outside of luke.

Testing and Mocking

Testing via mocking in Ruby with alternatives for Perl.

Google Maps and Suburbs

This thursday and friday my company , held its quarterly innovation day event. This is similar to Google’s own Innovation Time Off or Atlassian’s FedEx days . In short, we as employees got to propose ideas beforehand and then work on them for two whole days. Towards the end of friday, we got to present …

Google Developer Fest (Sydney-2010)

So for the last two days I have been in Sydney at the Google office enjoying the developer fest. It has been quite fun and I must say that their new API’s on Buzz and Maps (v3) are very exciting. My friend and I hacked together quite a neat little real estate app for buzz …