» The future belongs
to those who can see
opportunities before
they get obvious. «
Oscar Wilde
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Oct
15
2019

eclipse 4gl plug-in v0.5.1 release

We just released the version 0.5.1 of our Eclipse 4GL Plug-In. Included on board are support for the latest Eclipse IDE versions as well as two new functions for individual …
 
Jul
03
2019

behind the scenes

We are fast approaching the 50th anniversary of the first [moon landing] on 21 July 1969 as part of NASA's historic Apollo programme. As software developers, we would like  …
 
Jun
07
2019

eclipse 4gl plug-in update

We have released version 0.4.9 of our Eclipse 4GL Plug-In. The update ensures that the plug-in is compatible with the latest versions of the Eclipse IDE. The Eclipse 4GL Pl …
 
May
16
2019

chief joy officer

As B2B software developers for enjoyable software projects, CHILIBYTES for several years has been closely following the goings on at [Menlo Innovations] in Ann Arbor, USA.  …
 
Apr
25
2019

start me up

Are German schools in danger of missing the digitisation train? A group of pupils in Düsseldorf faced with this question decided to found a start-up to simplify the complex …
 
Mar
20
2019

background: check

A nice example of how to combine uniform and repetitive manual workflows into one easy-to-use public online service using artificial intelligence and machine learning can b …
 
Feb
01
2019

of stars, oaks and coffee

"*7 – Star Seven" was how [Sun Microsystems] in 1991 christened their portable microcomputer to serve as a platform for the development of software for consumer electronics …
 
Jan
09
2019

digital relations 2019

Welcome in 2019! In our last message, "Good Relationships", we spoke of the value of interpersonal relationships. Following on from this, we would like to recall an event 1 …
 
Dec
18
2018

good relationships

We would like to close out the year with a quotation from [Wilhelm von Humboldt], the great education reformer in the spirit of neo-humanism: "It is our connections with pe …
 
Oct
30
2018

light in slow motion

Here’s news from the wonderful world of technology: Researchers at the [Caltech] in Pasadena, California, have succeeded in capturing a light pulse in slow motion (with a f …