Host projects on Maven Central

Recently, when I decided to make my projects available to the Java Community under Open Source license, I did a lot of things like Hosting my code on Google Code,…
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Unit Testing Framework: EAMSteps

EAMSteps is a framework that makes Unit Testing easier because of its following principles: - External data store for test data like excel spreadsheet - Automated assertions using co-related inputs…
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Unit Testing: EAMSteps

Background I came across this article on Dzone, which is just right to set the tone for me to release my latest code, which I find myself to be very…
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Publishing Project using Maven

Most of us use Maven for building our projects and preparing a JAR or a WAR or an EAR to be deployed on server. However, during the development life-cycle we…
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iFramework: Updates

I just released a few more framework/utility classes for this Framework. The three new features that have been added are   Exception Handling This simple yet powerful implementation provides some…
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A new OSS project: iFramework

If you have been following me for a long time, you would know that I keep saying of releasing some of my work to the community; and today I finally…
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i-Framework

Introduction This is a set of utilities and classes that I have found useful over the years. In my career spanning over a decade, I have time and again written…
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Concurrency Pattern: Producer and Consumer

In my career spanning 15 years, the problem of Producer and Consumer is one that I have come across only a few times. In most programming cases, what we are…
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TestNG or JUnit

For many years now, I have always found myself going back to TestNG whenever it comes to doing Unit Testing with Java Code. Everytime, I picked up TestNG, people have…
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NTLM Authentication in Java

In one of my previous lives, I used to work in Microsoft and there this word - NTLM (NT Lan Manager) was something that came to us whenever we used…
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iTunes transfer figured out…. Finally

I have always feared a day when I move to a new laptop and i will have to transfer my music data from iTunes. I have got accustomed using iTunes…
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Google+ vs Facebook

For last few days, I have had many discussions around which is better and if Google+ will be able to turn the tables on Facebook. I was on the side…
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Set JAVA_HOME in Mac

I just moved over to Mac (again) and the first thing when started Java Programming was how to get Java_Home in place. While Mac makes a lot of things easy,…
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Google upgrades Android Market

Google is going to release a new Android Market to take it a step closer to the Apple's app store - read the full details here.
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Apple Patent Aims to Shut Down iPhone Camera Recording in Venues

Apple Patent Aims to Shut Down iPhone Camera Recording in Venues  -  http://on.mash.to/kA7J51
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History of programming

I came across this very interesting article and the author's views where programming started way back. Read here - http://java.sys-con.com/node/1879986
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Internet Filter Bubble

I came across this topic on "filter bubble" via a fellow blogger. Although the blogger talks about the filtering in context to Atheism, amongst other things, I find this discussion…
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Google may open source their JavaScript

Free Software Foundation just asked all of us to plea to Google and similar enterprise to open source their JavaScript. Why? Read yourself. So whats next? Asking Google to open…
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Quality has new meaning – it is shit

I do not find that title implied to me; but see it almost everyday being implied to others. This is in a continuation to a post a while back. In…
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