Monthly Archives: September 2002

Jeremy’s video mail application

Jeremy’s put up a video mail application on his blog… Jim and I were talking about how cool it would be to send not just a Flash movie to a mail box, but to actually send a *live* Flash video … Continue reading

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create GUID’s using ASP

Created an ActiveX dll today to create GUID’s for FootJoy.com orders. Course, it was pretty easy since this article, entitled “Build a GUID generating component”, essentially does it for me. Registering and unregistering components is a bear, the scripts on … Continue reading

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Carlson Orchards

Went to Carlson Orchards today (a beautiful crisp fall New England day) with Martha, Cynthia, Eric, Cathy and Jeanette to pick apples (and got to pick raspberries too!). Got pictures to prove it.

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stored procedures, XPATH & ASP

Working on Phase II of the FootJoy site, today I used pseuo-SOAP(really just sending an receiving XML packets that conform to the SOAP specification using the MS XMLHTTPRequest object, which I guess would make it SOAP, wouldn’t it?), Stored Procedures, … Continue reading

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Roomba Intelligent FloorVac

From Rodney Brooks, head AI guy @ MIT, Roomba Intelligent FloorVac, out of his company, IRobot.

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A Guide to Building Secure Web Applications

from Slashdot: “A Guide to Building Secure Web Applications“, other valuable things on the site include a list of web application security white papers, a web application vulnerability scanner written in Java, and Filters, a project whose goal is “.. … Continue reading

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LEGO Ultimate Collector Star Destroyer

LEGO Ultimate Collector Star Destroyer [from slashdot] Anyone else notice that starwars.com sets a cookie called “Wookie-Cookie”?

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The Rich Internet–understanding its uses

I’ll be presenting this week at a seminar MINDSEYE is giving on Rich Internet Applications at the World Trade Center in Boston. Register and then come on down!

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Vision Command

Installed my Vision Command camera tonight, although the Lego software works w/ only Windows 98. I had to install the Logitech software, which means I can’t use the Lego specific aspects of Vision Command. To my rescue comes Lejos, which … Continue reading

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How To Setup TOMCAT 4.0.1 on Windows 2000 with IIS and NT Service

How To Setup TOMCAT 4.0.1 on Windows 2000 with IIS and NT Service — special note: a) you’ll have to add a directory to your webapp called ‘jakarta’ and put the isapi_redirect.dll in that directory. Additionally, if you’re running virtual … Continue reading

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