4 TotalFinder Top Features

TotalFinder from binaryage offers nice features for old-aged Finder. This is four features I love from the software. Tabbed Finder Mac users have asked for tabbed Finder without luck. The best alternative they can find before is PathFinder. TotalFinder took other strategy and provided minimalistic improvement to standard Finder. Narrow Tabbed Finder They who worked …

Android-based iPad alternative

1&1 released an android-based iPad alternative named as SmartPad. It features 7″ LED Touch-Display (compared to 9.7″ iPad) with resolution 800×480 (compared to 1024×768 of iPad). The weight is of course also lighter (0.47kg compared to 0.68kg). Moreover, the memory is same (256 MB) but the processor is just as half as iPad (500MHz). What’s …

Eclipse Helios: 5 JDT Improvements

Helios has been released. This simultaneous release includes more projects but many people still regard Eclipse as Java IDE. So in this post, I want to share the most important JDT improvements that I think will be loved by most Java developers. Java Formatter Improvements I’ve discussed this improvements on my other post. Package Abbreviation …

Serious mode: How to print from iPad and iPhone

This application exactly does it. You probably need to make a screenshot of the page you want to print and then use it in the application. Costs $2.99, not so bad. I’ve tried it with my Samsung laser printer connected to my Mac desktop and it worked flawlessly. Just don’t forget to share the printer …

Eclipse Tips: Debugging your multi-thread application

One of difficulty in debugging a multi-thread application is that there are several threads running at one time and if you are defining a standard breakpoint in your application, it will only break the related thread. The other threads will be still running. Eclipse actually has provided a tool to break all threads in the …