Open Technologies

Velocity Conference @Berlin.

Velocity Conference is an that is in my check list since …forever. This year the event comes to Europe and unfortunately I will not be able to attend, because I have another event scheduled at the almost same time. If you’re web person this event is a must attend event :) Velocity Europe is the…

WordCamp Prague 2012

I am planning to organize a conference focused, but not limited to blogging, hacking and freedom of speech and WordPress in Praha /Prague in February or March 2012. If you are interested in helping, speaking nor sponsoring the event, please drop me a line via my contact page. The conference will be on English and…

MongoDB, Node.js and admin auth

There is a big challenge to make MongoDB driver to work with Node.js, but here is an cool and working example to do that: Require: var mongodb = require(“mongodb”); //require node-mongodb-native var settings = require(‘./mconfig’); //for settings Connect to the admin database: var mongoserver = new mongodb.Server(settings.mongo_host, settings.mongo_port, {}); admindb = new mongodb.Db(‘admin’, mongoserver); Try…

Capture API

I am looking forward Capture API to become part of Firefox soon. It’s really cool if I have the opportunity to capture my camera and my microphone. function success(data) { var container = document.createElement(“div”); document.body.appendChild(container); for (var i in data) { var img = document.createElement(“img”); img.src = data[i].uri; container.appendChild(img); } } function error(err) { alert(err.message…

Jetpack.ruble 0.2

My jetpack.ruble project has a new version. Hooray. The idea is to provide a rapid development tools for opensource IDE called Aptana, as a part of a bigger project to provide such tools for all Open Source tools we’re using. Of course it’s still experimental, but as soon as I found some time I will…

Announcing the Kolab Server 2.3.0

“For the plane in the fog, the mountain is unforeseeable, but then it is suddenly very real, and inevitable.” Simon Forster, Minister for foreign relations WHAT IS KOLAB? Kolab is a personal information management solution, also referred to as groupware. It can provide and manage your information including email, address books, calendars and tasks. The…