Java: Reading GPX data from Endomondo

I’ve started using Endomondo as my primary workout application for a couple of weeks now and although it is a great app I want to have more control over my data. Luckily for us endomondo users they offer a export function that exports the workouts in GPX format. Today I’ve been playing around with this …

Prestigio Multipad_4_QUANTUM_9.7

If you ever have the need for buying a Multipad_4_QUANTUM_9.7 from prestigio. Please be aware that you should follow the following instructions when ipgrading your firmware. Because if you don’t you will spend HOURS and HOURS finding out why you’re tablet is not recognized by the ‘splendid’ rkbatcher tool. oh and just to warn you . …

Small question regarding Dates and Rest services

To all the people out there who sometimes read my blogposts. What is , in your opinion the best way to represent dates when generating a REST api which returns JSON. Is it time in milliseconds since epoch Is it dd-mm-yyyy H:m:s:u ? or is it mm-dd-yyyy H:m:s:u or is it simple the ISO 8601 …

RPC Calls ( and notes in 9) to the rescue

After a little downtime on the xPages departement I started to do some xPages again ( a few weeks ago ). Today I faced the following problem. We want to transfer data from one app to the other to generate Word documents using a xpage control. The problem is that the call is done in …

SugarCRM: Logic hook default handlers

This post is a little tip for all those SugarCRM developer noobies out there ( including myself ). When you want to do field validation serverside or do some business calculations while saving the bean(s) you should use logic hooks ( more info here ). Logic hooks can hook into several stages of the applications/module’s …

xPages & Beer meeting Presentation

Last wednesday I did a presentation called “Coding Java for xPage Developers” on the Dutch XPages & Beer event. It has been a while since my last presentation so I was a quite a bit nervous. Especially when during the presentation people started to ask questions I didn’t really prepared for. But I managed and got some …