Category Archives: Open Source

DIY – Your Rottentomatoes Ratings System for Redbox Movies

NOTE: Finally developed a Chrome plugin called Tomato Box out of this post! You can download it from Chrome Web Store, here.  Update: My friend Pemba has made several enhancements to it, and ported the plugin for Firefox browser. You can … Continue reading

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DIY – Your Minimal Media Server with Node.js and Content Scripts

This entry  is about a tool that can mine the music blogs for youtube videos, and  create a nice playlist to be played latter on. I call it the Minimal Media Server, because it’s actually a local HTTP server in … Continue reading

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XML Schema : Elements vs. Attributes

It is fairly common to encounter a task to convert data from a legacy format to XML. Defining the XML schema is one part of the problem. Let’s assume that you want to convert some metadata originally defined in Compact … Continue reading

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