Usually if you are working in a "big" project and doing a code review; if you have a vendor who develop some application for your company; if you have a fresh graduate developer ... you will find a lot of bad-practices in the code being written! I don't like to see System.out.println() in the code ..
Few months ago I did my Hello World Flex, I used Adobe Flex Builder and founded it interesting to produce RIA. After than I tried a simple application for file download and discovered some features in Flex. Now, I came with a new project and decided to use Flex to do the job.
What is my project?
High Performance Web Sites by Steve Souders is one of the most important books front end engineers should read to be able to develop a proper web sites. In 14 chapter, you will know 14 of the best tips to enhance the performance of your website.
Posted by ahashim on April 16, 2008 at 4:21 AM PDT
Yesterday, I did a couple of presentations about Java platform and Open Source for HelwanJUG, Faculty of Computers and Information at Helwan University. download the sessions
Posted by ahashim on April 13, 2008 at 2:14 AM PDT
Yesterday I made a presentation about Java platforms, it was an introductory session for students and graduates in Faculty of Science AinShams University. It is the same session I did last week with some additions like Security, Connection Management, Scalability and Messaging. Download file
Posted by ahashim on April 10, 2008 at 12:51 AM PDT
Today, I have visited Faculty of Engineering at Shubra "Banha University" and made a presentation in the IEEE event. The session was about "What is Java platforms?!". It is a basic introduction about Java for the students, less than 10 students using Java there !!
Posted by ahashim on February 28, 2008 at 12:24 AM PST
Microsoft? Yes, Microsoft will be a Golden sponsor in the Java Developer Conference which organized by the Egyptian Java User Group.
Why? Because Microsoft has something to show to the Java developers and Open Source fans. Integrating the Java platform with .net platform is a serious topic which Java Developers should be aware with. Also it will be interesting for .net developers.
Posted by ahashim on February 7, 2008 at 4:42 PM PST
I would like to announce that I have been nominated by Sun Microsystems and Sun Java Champions Community to be a Sun Java Champion.
It is my honor to be the first Java Champion in Egypt and the MENA!
This nomination will recharge my power to continue working for the community.
Posted by ahashim on January 19, 2008 at 2:08 PM PST
How Java is popular in Egypt?
In my interview with Geertjan Wielenga, he asked me this question, I think Java popularity is around 25% in Egypt. Some friends asked me verbally about the reason behind my opinion.