Tag Archives: HTML

Force resource reloads after deploying your web application

There you go, deploying version 1.2 of your application. Tests ran smoothly, build succeeded. All is well. That is, until you get the first customer calls that the application “is broken badly” and “looks like shit”. Sigh, not again. “Just ctrl-refresh your browser, sir” or worse, “Just empty your cache, ma’am”. Stop blaming the users, you dork! There is an easy way out and here’s how.

Integrating JavaScript web applications with a web service using Crowd

In a previous blog post Bram described how to set up a Stateless Web Service and secure this using a combination of Spring Security 3 and Crowd. In this entry of the blog post I will describe how you can communicate with this web service from a pure HTML & JavaScript web application.

Awesome tables with CSS3

In one of the topics we talked about during our HTML and CSS workshops are CSS3 selectors and how powerful those can be. In this post I will demonstrate what you can do with an ordinary table to make it look amazing, just by adding some CSS and one very small image.

CSS3, lightning talks and foosball on KTM

Last Wednesday, June 22th, 42 had its quarterly KTM (acronym for Knowledge Transfer Meeting), a day packed with technology, business updates and food with drinks (or maybe the other way around).

HTML and CSS workshop for JAVA developers

When it comes to writing Java applications, 42 maintains a high standard of quality. Strict coding standards, (aiming for) 99% test coverage and constant code reviews has brought our Java development to a completely new level. Having reached our goals for the Java side of things, it was time for us to focus on the front-end aspect of software development.

Sneller Wicket Applicaties maken met de Qwickie Eclipse Plugin

Standaard heeft Eclipse geen ingebouwde ondersteuning voor het Wicket framework. Gelukkig is er nu de Qwickie plugin die het leven vereenvoudigd. Voor veel van de projecten die we binnen 42 doen gebruiken we het Wicket framework voor de web gebruikersinterface omdat je daarmee makkelijk componenten kunt hergebruiken.