Category Archives: Javascript

Many a times engineers run into a complex issue of delivering acceptable user experience over varying network speeds. You tube is a great example of this use case. It measures available bandwidth and adjusts its video resolution. This it does automatically using its flash plugin. Unfortunately flash is a luxury many web engineers do not Read More → Today let us talk about blasphemy. Direct data inserts into databases, listening for messages on message queues, Streaming data between random sockets over custom protocols. None of this is blasphemy. However coded in an HTML page and run on a browser it is nothing less than the demonstration of darkest of dark arts. And Read More →

Four days back I started with a ‘wish’ for an easier access to one of my favorite online communities – Dailymile.  The use case was simple yet powerful.  I make dozens of visit to this community everyday to checkout what my friends are up to with their respective workouts; be it a randonneuring ride of Read More →