API stands from Application Programming Interface, and it is a term used in computer science. According to wikipedia’s definition an API is a set of routine definitions, protocols, and tools for building software and applications. Pretty goofy, right? My preferred approach is to think at API as a tool used for dataContinue Reading

In MAC OS X, the Macintosh HD points to the root directory and opening it in Finder, by default, will not show all the content. I don’t know why MAC OS creators took this decision, but my investigation concluded their decision was based on the idea to “reduce the visual clutter and enhancesContinue Reading

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While running a business which relies on your home computer and operating online, having duplicate copies of your most important data keeps you safe of running into loss of revenue. And yet, this is the most overlooked aspect of the small businesses. And here it is, probably the most important reason toContinue Reading

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The first version of Spring Framework was written by Rod Johnson in October 2002 and released in June 2003 under the Apache 2.0 license. The Spring framework is an open source application framework and Inversion of Control container for the Java platform. The core features of the Spring Framework canContinue Reading