Thursday, August 23, 2012

Why iPhone Purchased in Russia Won't Work

This used iPhone has been purchased in Russia for about $700 USD. New  iPhone 4S price starts from $1000 USD so at least $300 has been saved.

The battery claimed to be low and all one need to do is to charge it again.

But it was not working anyway so this phone has been delivered to a service center to check and repair:



Tuesday, August 14, 2012

It's Javascript time!

Lot of things in the world moving to Javascript (both client side and server side).

Why? Javascript performance is getting better and better and it is nice to have one single language on both server and client side.

Our new javascript products:

  1. Code128 BarCode Generator For Javascript - 100% completely client side Code 128 barcode generation.

    See live demo (works in your browser)

    Licensing: is free for both commercial and non-commercial purposes.
  2. PDF Generator SDK for Javascript (bytescoutpdf.js) - client-side PDF generation that works (and tested) in all modern browsers, including Safari on iPhone, iPad, Android default browser. This script provides all tools you need to generate PDF reports and invoices
    • rich text with font style and color settings;
    • html formatting for text styles;
    • lines to draw tables;
    • images (from url or canvas);
    • outlines (bookmarks tree);
    • internal and external links inside text;
    • layers support;

      See live demo (works in browser)

      Licensing: free for non-commercial usage, commercial usage requires purchasing a license


P.S.: What is the fastest way to debug javascript without Visual Studio? You may be surprised to find that Google Chrome includes full featured javascript debuger