WeightyBeer

Don’t Panic was once written on the cover of a now famous book and could probably be the catchphrase of WeightyBeer. With WeightyBeer you no longer have to worry about suddenly running out of beer and raging in surprised panic. WeightyBeer is the monitor system for your beer taps at home that you’ve subconsciously dreamt ...

Three Days of Nerdvana

Three Days of Nerdvana

Our take on home automation at Arctic IoT Challenge 2016. 🤖 It is this time of the year when you look back at all the things that happened this year, and, it is also a period when you can make some plans for the next year. This is a post about one of the things ...

Computas på JavaZone

I år er første gang JavaZone har blitt utsolgt for billetter! Dette synes vi er en veldig spennende utvikling, spesielt siden vi har ansatte som har bidratt med både innhold og organisering av arrangementet i flere år. På foredragsfronten stilte vi i år med en workshop, tre foredrag og to lyntaler. I god Computas-ånd ønsker ...

Disclosing patterns and phenomena in crime with semantic technologies

Event Registration is a prototype developed for the Police in Norway, with the aim of supporting investigations, preventing crime, and providing statistics for better enterprise governance. The entire back-end stack of the system is based on semantic technologies integrated with Java, by adopting the Apache Jena framework for semantic programming. RDF – flexible statements Semantic ...

Approaching technical Nirvana

Approaching technical Nirvana

I have been an avid user, sysadmin and developer of Linux and UNIX systems since the mid-nineties. I have spent endless hours in religion-like discussions on whether closed source software is for better or worse. I never thought that Microsoft would embrace Free Open Source Software (FOSS). Early this month, Microsoft released the Anniversary update on ...

Five Pillars of a Good Maven Project

What makes a Maven project good to work with and easy to maintain? There are five types of Maven plugins that will simplify the development process and increase maintainability of a project. Apache Maven is a build automation tool used primarily for Java projects. It has been around for a while, and it does not ...