Cordova and PhoneGap Encryption

Any developer who uses Cordova is aware of this: The source code of a Cordova/Phonegap App can be read in clear text. Just download the app archive (IPA or APK) and unzip it. Now everyone can read your source code. You can tweak or make it harder to read with uglify or minify but still […]

Xtext and Maven

DSL’s are the new buzzword together with Cloud, not only since Groovy or similiar tools. With Xtext you get a really easy to use tool for creating an Eclipse-based editor and code generator. Xtext is a powerfull toolset, which eases the creation of your own DSL. To find out more about Xtext please check my presentation or […]

Chrome 24 – Recent closed tabs are gone

After the latest Update of Google Chrome the recent closed tabs are gone and the new homepage  is used. I don’t like the new one and found I trick restore the old homepage again. So I’ll share it here. I’ve taken the steps from the Chrome product forum (!topic/chrome/6oFu2gXMGzk): Open a new tab with the address chrome://flags Go […]

Mac with SSD freezes after some time

If you experience the problem that your mac freeze after one or two hours of usage, you shouldn’t blame Apple, if you’re using a SSD: I’ve found this entry. The error came up from a firmware error in the Crucial SSD. So I went to the Crucial homepage, burned the ISO-File onto a CD and […]

Sign the Software Craftsmanship Manifesto

Good software is important. Everybody should now that… But how to do that? by sharing the experience and maintain a community. So one very good way is to sign the Software Craftsmanship Manifesto and participate in the community. You can join the germany community share your knowledge and participate in the network And because christmas will […]