Reflections on Google App Engine Flexible going Beta

  • Dec. 1, 2016

In November 2016 GAE Flex went Beta, and since some changes were introduced I want to write my thoughts about ...

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New Google Cloud Endpoints

  • Sept. 7, 2016

On August 25th I’ve got email from Google Cloud Platform inviting me to fill out survey regarding Google Cloud ...

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Google Cloud DNS

  • Sept. 3, 2016

Google Cloud DNS is one of products of Google Cloud Platform (it's placed under Network products) that allows you ...

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Google App Engine Flexible Environment status

  • July 27, 2016

I am writing this article out of my own personal experience working with GAE Flexible environment (more precisely one case ...

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edX on Google Cloud Platform

  • Aug. 14, 2015

Have your thought to create some course and show it to the world? Of course you can create video and ...

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Gentle introduction to Bigtable

  • Aug. 5, 2015

In May this year, Google announced availability of Big Table database for public use through Google Cloud Platform. What that ...

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Google App Engine - platform for your startup

  • Aug. 3, 2015

Google App Engine is great platform for building web applications. I created presentation where I pointed out some thoughs from ...

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My first Android App

  • July 23, 2015

Small step for humanity but big step for one man as saying goes. This week I published my first Android ...

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Pagination in Google App Engine

  • April 21, 2015

One aspect of working with database (doesn't relates only to GAE) is retrieving stored data. It can be single ...

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MOOC Udacity course review: Developing Scalable Apps in Python

  • April 16, 2015

When Udacity launched in summer 2014 course Developing Scalable Apps (with Java), my review here: http://www.the-swamp.info/blog ...

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Google Cloud Platform videos

  • March 31, 2015

The other day I wanted to put good and inspiring videos regarding Google Cloud Platform (Google App Engine) all together ...

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What made me happy in 2014

  • Jan. 2, 2015

In the end of 2014 I started little more to show to the world my side project whatmademehappytoday.net and ...

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Recovering corrupted zip file

  • Aug. 8, 2014

Few weeks ago I was doing backup of various folders, which I zipped into one file and uploaded to Google ...

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MOOC Udacity course review: Developing Scalable Apps

  • July 22, 2014

I am doing courses on Udacity since their beginning, so I was quite curious when they recently introduced new courses ...

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Java request through proxy with apache httpclient

  • July 19, 2014

Few weeks ago I was solving problem which consisted of calling url in Java program through proxy. It took me ...

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Simplemind app - review

  • June 25, 2014

I read book about Mind maps few year ago and since then I was using them (ok, trying to use ...

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What to do with your kid when he is for weeks in the bed

  • Feb. 16, 2014

Little background: my 5 year old son broke is thigh-bone (femur) in the mid December 2013. For our family it ...

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Android Studio Problems

  • Feb. 1, 2014

I was figuring out few days ago how to spend time with kids inside apartment, and we agreed that we ...

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What made me happy today

  • Jan. 7, 2014

I had this idea in my head I think for over two years. I have three children (at that time ...

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Volvo Trucks - Commercials

  • Nov. 29, 2013

This week colleague from work told me about interesting commercial with Van Damme. After watching it on YouTube I've ...

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I love Google App Engine but...

  • Nov. 5, 2013

update 2015: It's possible to set custom domail now in cloud console https://plus.google.com/+ZdenkoHrcek/posts/Qahe6jKoV2Y ...

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Montessori pedagogy & famous people

  • Sept. 2, 2013

Today my children started to attend Montessori kindergarten. From their age of 2 years, my wife became interested in this ...

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Adding Disqus comments

  • Aug. 9, 2013

Since the beggining of this site I used Django comments application for allowing people to write comments. After some time ...

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Who says you need to buy a guitar?

  • March 12, 2013

I have a few songs from White Stripes / Jack White on my youtube playlist and few weeks ago youtube put ...

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Wooden dinosaur

  • Feb. 14, 2013

My kids are for some time interested in dinosausors: we have few books, every now and then I print coloring ...

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Lone ranger or how not to destroy childhood ideals

  • Jan. 20, 2013

Previos weekend I had interesting experience: Somehow I watched on Youtube trailer for movie called Lone Ranger starring Johnny Depp ...

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Sound for alarm clock

  • Jan. 17, 2013

In my company, we have paper shredder. It's located on the hallway some 10 meters from my office. For ...

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Jedlo po Srbsku

  • Jan. 16, 2013

Pred nejakym casom som si vsimol, ze v Prahe v dost restauraciach (hospodach) ked chodime s kolegami s prace na ...

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BookReview - Quiet: The Power of Introverts

  • Jan. 4, 2013

In 2012 I watched TED video from Susan Cain about introverts and I was quite inspired and discovered that she ...

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Geek Dad

  • Dec. 23, 2012

K narodeninam som dostal tuto zaujimavu knihu Tata Geek (Geek Dad), zaujimave aktivity (technicke) ktore sa mozu robit s detmi ...

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Goodbye and hello

  • Dec. 21, 2012

Well, these days there is a big fuss about the end of the world, of course it didn't happened ...

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