“Hard work pays off” is just one of the many overrated statements out there. I have come to discover that it is not true for all people. You can prove me wrong but read on. The idea that anybody can work hard and finally succeed is only useful for encouragement purposes. Again, before I get into some people’s nerves, let me put it this way: many people are working so hard, really hard, but still remain poor or unsuccessful in life and then you start to wonder what the whole point is.
The US government shut down recently for two weeks and it is reported that the economy lost $24 billion dollars as a result of the bickering in Washington DC. If you know your stuff well, you will remember that this is not the first time this has happened. What is the point of all these? Are you FED up with this? I know many people are, and as sure as heck, I am too!! This is my weekend recap post and I would urge you to keep reading my rants if politics interest you.
A twitter client does what the Twitter site does as well as the Twitter App. The main difference is this: you don’t have to use either of those two to post your random thoughts online and even photos of your drunk friends who will be fired sooner or later. Anyway, so you feel like you have had enough of this conformity stuff and you want to do things your own way – even the forces agree with you, you feel. I will show you how to achieve that! We will use Java programming language to create a simple twitter client that will post our tweets for us. Are you ready?
Ten Commandments? The most likely thing that comes to your mind whenever you read, see or hear the Ten Commandments is Moses, mount Sinai among other things and yet this post has nothing to do with that guy. You see, there are many other commandments out there and today, I am going to share my own even though am nothing like Moses! WARNING: These are my own opinions and have not been approved by any useless committee or personality who claims to be a member of any such party. Reading this implies that you agree to the non-existent terms and are therefore doing it at your own risk.
The Android Architecture encourages the concept of component reuse, allowing you to publish and share activities, services, and data with other applications with access managed by the security restrictions you put in place. That being said, today I would like to share information about the android architecture and then some libraries that are provided to you for use while building your next killer app. So are you ready for this? If you said yes, then read on!
Don’t be intimidated by the above image – you will not have to understand all that stuff today or even tomorrow.
Terrorism in Kenya has taken an uptick lately and the latest incident is totally heinous and evil. That is not to say that there are good versions of terror. There are certain things in life that you can hear about, see or smell and still say nothing about them but this is not one of them. I mean, who in their right mind uses religion as an excuse to kill innocent people? What? This is just too much.
Looking for job search tips? Well, don’t look too far because I am about to share what I have learned since I started searching for a newer job. I am looking for a job. If you are hiring a web developer, I might be what you are looking for! That being said, let us find out what has helped me get so many phone calls and potential leads from companies in the past one and half weeks.
Using the new Twitter Search API (v1.1) requires a little bit more work than in the previous version. Today, I am going to show you how to set everything up and finally show you how to use this new Twitter Search API to search whatever you want on Twitter. I am doing this because many people have asked me to do it!
Using the new Twitter Search API – Requirements
Before you can use this new version of the Twitter Search API, you need a few things – just two things to be exact and they include:
Tell me, is soda bad for you? I know you are probably saying, oh definitely it is not good for your health but we still drink it anyway. Like one guy once joked, if it is bad for you, why did they make it taste so darn good? I have a confession to make today: I drink a good amount of soda every week. You know those 1.25 Liter Sprite bottles from Walgreens ? They only cost 99 cents. I also like Root Beer but I prefer to buy it from A & W restaurant because it tastes so friggin’ good. Anyway, here is the terrible part of the story: