Posts belonging to Category 'Technik'

NFC: Android vs. Computer in Host-based Card Emulation app

Since a few days, I struggle to get myself into NFC programming. A customer wants me to do an NFC Android app demo which receives proprietary data from a device and for that, the app has to leverage the Host-based Card Emulation feature and I need a working counterpart on my dev computer. It seems […]

Returned from ESA App Camp

We had 9 days of fun at ESA’s App Camp. Held at ESA’s „ESRIN“ facilities in Frascati, Italy, near Rome, Hannes Moser and me had a great experience in a team joined by Holger Frank and Paul Steinhilber from Germany. Together we developed an app called „Badespass“, which helps users to find bathing spots nearby […]

MED-EL launched „Continents & Oceans“ mobile game developed by Die Netzarchitekten

Austrian company MED-EL (Wikipedia), famous for its invention of the world’s first cochlear implant, launches the renewed serious game „Continents & Oceans“ as an iOS and Android version. Hannes Moser and I from Die Netzarchitekten developed this version for MED-EL, using Cordova (ex Phonegap) and an extensive automated build depending on Grunt. Austrian company MED-EL […]

Die Netzarchitekten selected for ESA App Camp!

Hell, yeah! Yesterday the news arrived: Hannes Moser and I from Die Netzarchitekten were selected for ESA’s App Camp in Frascati near Rome! We’re looking forward to this exciting opportunity to get some kick-ass data out of the Copernicus earth observation program! Hell, yeah! Yesterday the news arrived: Hannes Moser and I from Die Netzarchitekten […]

Können wir Europäer etwas aus Fukushima lernen?

Ein guter Freund, Harald Freunbichler, hat gestern eine Mail geschrieben, deren Inhalt ich so gut und lesenswert fand, daß ich sie Euch nicht vorenthalten möchte. Deshalb hier veröffentlicht mit seiner Genehmigung: Können wir Europäer etwas aus Fukushima lernen? Gestern lief im ARTE die Rekonstruktion der Ereignisse im Kontrollraum von Fukushima (und darum herum). Wer das […]

Talk at Web Dev Meetup: „Theses for Better Mobile and Web Applications“

In this talk, I rant about 3 issues in software engineering, which I repeatedly stumbled over in my career so far: Choosing the tools because we like them, not because they are the best for our problems. Rewriting software from scratch, not evolving it instead. Piling up awesome masses of dependencies. … and one general […]

Neue Apps für Web2Null

Fröhlich kann ich berichten, daß ich vor kurzem einen Auftrag der Agentur Web2Null abschließen konnte. Dabei handelt es sich um eine App die sowohl für Android als auch iOS angeboten wird. Ich konnte umfangreiche Erfahrung mit der Integration von Apple Maps und Google Maps sammeln und einige Schwierigkeiten im Zusammenhang mit der Portierung von Apps […]

Talk: User Credential Handling in Web Applications done right

Last friday I held a talk on secure password handling in web applications at „The Next Web“ Barcamp. A good time to try Slideshare! User Credential handling in Web Applications done right from tladesignz Last friday I held a talk on secure password handling in web applications at „The Next Web“ Barcamp. A good time […]

HTML5 Webcam Panorama Viewer

Finally my customer ncm released their HTML5 webcam panorama viewer for Hotel Goldener Berg, which, I’m proud to say, is mostly my work! Check it out with your desktop browser, your smartphone and your tablet. It even degrades gracefully to Internet Explorer 8, though no zooming is possible there. Finally my customer ncm released their […]

Reverse Proxy with Mojolicious

During the last month I was working on a project for a customer, who wanted a reverse proxy, so he could modify his web pages before delivery. This posed a very interesting problem which I chose to solve with good old Perl. Why Perl? Because it’s the absolute right thing to use, when you want […]