NirCmd is a very powerful command line utility for windows. Let’s look at one example.
Hide the tiltebar of a window, for example, firefox:
nircmd.exe win -style ititle “Firefox” 0x00C00000
And the command to restore the titlebar:
nircmd.exe win +style ititle “Firefox” 0x00C00000
NirCmd can be downloaded here:
If you need to handle huge amounts of transaction in an enterprise business application, maybe you can get some hint from the architecture of eBay. The key word for eBay’s architecture can be no client side transaction, no session state in application tier, minimize dependencies, cache and so on …
The eBay Architecture – Striking a balance between site stability, feature velocity, performance, and cost
eBay’s Architecture Principles with Randy Shoup
Eclipse at eBay, Part 1: Tailoring Eclipse to the eBay architecture
Eclipse at eBay, Part 2: eBay’s plug-ins in action
If you want to develop application for IPHONE/IPAD and don’t want to buy a mac machine, here comes the solution. Application developed with Flex can be packaged for iOS now.
And also if you hate how slow the Eclipsed based Android development environment is, Air/Flex can be also a good alternative choice.
If you want to know how powerful Air/Flex is, please look at here: http://web3.qq.com/. It’s an Air/Flex version QQ client developed by Tecnent, the No.1 Instant Message Service provider.