Category Archives: Software

Posts about software out there.

Tidhr Reader

My team made Tidhr Reader as our entry in Node Knockout 2013. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Running web apps in Google Chrome App mode

Are you running a lot of web apps in Google Chrome? You can start them in a app mode. …\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe –new-window –app=https://www.google.com/calendar/ On Windows 7 I just copied Google Chrome icon on the desktop and edited properties to have these … Continue reading

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PowerShell is just awesome

I’ve known for a while that PowerShell is useful but I never got myself to take that two hours to learn to actually use it. Today I did just that. And it’s simply awesome! Tasks like reading a remote RSS … Continue reading

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Setting up HTTP server on Windows with Node.js

Some years ago I dreamed about running JavaScript applications on Windows systems as easy as it was on Linux. It seems the future is here. Today it’s really easy to setup Node.js and install NPM apps on Windows systems. Here’s … Continue reading

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NKO 2012 — two days left!

I am participating in NKO once more this year. We have a four member team and we’re planning to make a website with some hopefully interesting features. I hope we get the first version of the site up before Saturday … Continue reading

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Configuring Bitlbee with everything

This is a guide how to setup irssi and Bitlbee with support for Skype, Google IM, Facebook, Twitter, Jabber, and SMS for Android-based mobile phones. It has been few days since I actually did this so I might not remember … Continue reading

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Join my team at Node Knockout

I am setting up a team for Node Knockout. It is a contest where teams are creating a web application with Node.js in 48 hours starting August 27. For us this will be a hobby project: having fun and learning … Continue reading

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One small step for a programmer, one giant leap for the lifetime

It has been over two weeks since I published my first NPM module. Also a month since I started using GitHub. I am posting about this because this is the biggest change in my life as a programmer since I … Continue reading

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I joined Twitter

You can now follow me on Twitter, @jheusala. Too bad my full name was too long. I had to cut hyphen from it. :-) Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Tweet … Continue reading

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Sendanor.com

We are starting a new kind of web service platform for websites and applications all alike. Our mission is to make installing, building and maintaining web applications as easy as it should be for any user (advanced or not) no … Continue reading

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