Desktop Java Selection

While trying to get an application analysis tool working on my laptop I discovered that when I originally set it up it only had Java 12 install when I needed to make use of Java 11. I have never really needed to concern myself with this sort of thing in…

How quickly can I get a .Net application running?

A very good question - my goal was to get some sort of .Net core application up and running in Cloud Foundry. As part of my development plans I want to increase my skills in programming in languages like .Net and Java. While I have started to learn .Net using…

JavaScript development

During development of code it is sometimes useful to test syntax using an interpreter. Depending on what you are developing will depend on which method best suits you. I thought I would run though a couple; Chrome Developer Console Rhino UCS Director interpreter I'm sure other options exist however these…

Introduction to Python

I decided to get familiar with Python so thought I would start sharing my notes. I have done some scripting in the past to help me get things done quicker, eliminate doing the same task multiple times and to manipulate data, most of this was done using Perl (and a…

JSON

I thought the Wikipedia definition of JSON gave a good description so thought I would quote its introduction. The official pages that go into much more detail can be found at www.json.org. JSON or JavaScript Object Notation, is an open standard format that uses human-readable text to transmit…