Basil Bourque
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Desktop GUI framework for cross-platform development
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Xojo Xojo is a powerful yet easy to use software development platform consisting of a visual drag-and-drop form/layout editor, proprietary object-oriented programming language, and native compiler ...

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Technology stack for rapidly developing web applications?
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Vaadin I'm more of an old-fashioned Java You can use Java to develop web apps with surprising ease using Vaadin. I want to spend as little with learning as possible You use Vaadin 8 (a.k.a. ...

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Actual implementation of JSR-353 (JSON)?
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Genson Besides the reference implementation shown in correct Answer by Yu, another implementation of JSR 353 is Genson. See the project page and the GitHub page. While I have not used it, the ...

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Java library for quarter-of-the-year and week-of-the-year?
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ThreeTen-Extra Yes, there is such a library to represent: QuartersIf you mean quarters # 1 = January-March, # 2 = April-June, and so on. WeeksIf you mean weeks according to the ISO 8601 standard ...

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Web technology for isolated embedded industrial systems?
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If delivering server software to be installed on conventional sever computer hardware, being isolated seems like a non-issue to me. Edit your Question to elaborate if I have missed some important ...

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Java equivalent to Ruby's SecureRandom?
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tl;dr Integer.toHexString( new SecureRandom().nextInt() ) bd594090 JRuby Run your Ruby code on a JVM with JRuby. java.security.SecureRandom Java includes SecureRandom, a cryptographically ...

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Web App front end for Excel (or similar spreadsheet muscle)
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Paragraph 3 is correct: This is a programming problem. You would create the user interface in some programming language. After gathering input and processing, then build or modify your spreadsheet. ...

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Upgrading from MS Access
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If you want a centralized server with web clients, I would use Java. Backend You would use JDBC rather than ODBC. Many JDBC drivers exist for MySQL and many other databases. Java has excellent ...

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Simple Markdown viewer for Ubuntu (standalone program, not something that requires usage of an internet browser)
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Brackets.io Brackets is an open-source free-of-cost text editor sponsored by Adobe. See Wikipedia. Live preview of HTML+CSS is built-in. Markdown Preview extension ➠ For live preview of Markdown, ...

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Which simple data storage option for large amount of non-relational data
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Postgres If you are able to represent your object as JSON, then consider using Postgres and its jsonb (“JSON binary”) data type. This type accepts your JSON input, and then parses it to represent ...

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IDE for HTML5 (html, css, js) development?
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WebStorm JetBrains is a leading provider of developer tools for many languages and platforms. WebStorm is their IDE for web development. That includes JavaScript, CSS, and HTML. This product offers ...

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What JVM is free for commercial use on servers with Java 8 web application?
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Oracle license While I am not an attorney, my understanding is that the Oracle license suits your purpose. Running a Servlet container like Tomcat for serving Web & REST requests on a common ...

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I want to delete files off my Mac, but keep them on my backup. What software should I use?
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Time Machine The Apple Time Machine feature does indeed keep copies of your files after deleting files. That is its purpose, remembering what your drive looked like in the past. Thus the name Time ...

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Web application to store and query customizable data objects
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No, there is no out-of-the-box way to do that. What you asking for requires software development. These two products are both database servers integrated with software development environments aimed ...

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Which DB should I use in my case?
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You should do some more study on database technology. A database system acts as a black box, a mediator between the user or calling programmer and the data being managed by the DBMS. The actual data ...

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Java object cache (in-memory)
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tl;dr No need for a library. The built-in Java libraries suffice. Use a ConcurrentNavigableMap. Currently the only bundled implementation is ConcurrentSkipListMap. Details Probably not ...

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How to deploy a java program to a web site
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Your Question is really too broad for this web site. And you do not provide specifics on which to make a particular recommendation. So I'll be briefly cover some possibilities. Java Applet Java ...

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HTML editor with real-time preview for GNU/Linux
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WebStorm WebStorm is a very serious tool for web authoring and development. It comes from a company specializing in a family of powerful IDEs for professional programmers. WebStorm runs on Linux as ...

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Software to check for missing brackets/tags/html?
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WebStorm The JetBrains company provides some of the most powerful programming tools available, including their IntelliJ IDEA tool for Java programmers. They have used their core technology to ...

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Open source wiki in Java (similar to Foswiki)
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XWiki This comparison page lists XWiki as a Java-based wiki having as its predecessor TWiki, from which your mentioned FosWiki was forked. XWiki is a free wiki software platform written in Java ...

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GUI builder on concept level
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Wireframing Terms used for such work include wireframe and mockups and prototyping. There many tools available for this now. Some are web-based, some are native apps. See this list comparing wire-...

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Free software to use as aircraft register with photos
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If you want more control and flexibility than possible in an online spreadsheet such as Google Sheets, you'll need to dabble in database app development. 4D & FileMaker These two products are ...

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Simple storage engines or low-level databases embeddable in Java
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H2 Database, MVStore The pure-Java relational database engine, H2 Database, has an explicit key-value store called MVStore. Each store contains a number of maps that can be accessed using the java....

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Database for storing large sets of data from web scraping
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Postgres JSONB If you are scraping different kinds of data from different sources to be stored all together but varied enough or changing often enough that you don't want to define specific tables ...

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Embedded database on Java
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H2 H2 Database is a relational database engine built in pure Java. Actively developed by someone with a long history of making such products. Open-source and free-of-cost. Can be used either ...

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Offline database for Java
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Spreadsheet or FileMaker For a mere 10 megs of data in a single table (list), consider using a spreadsheet or FileMaker rather than building your own app. Database versus File If your data is ...

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Is there alternative to SQL Developer that supports PL/SQL too?
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In addition to Eclipse, the other large mainstream Java IDEs are : NetBeans (open source, free of cost ) IntelliJ Community edition (open source, free of cost) Ultimate edition (commercial product) ...

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Software to edit large raw datasets easily for PostgreSQL imports?
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Postgres Create an extra table, with two columns: a primary key of type SERIAL (or GENERATED … AS IDENTITY in Postgres 10 and later) text column to contain the entire row from import data, unparsed ...

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Software to parse web site content and make analysis
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You will need multiple tools to accomplish your goal. Screen-scraping First you need to retrieve the web page, and parse to extract the meaningful content removed from the chaff of the HTML markup. ...

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which database is better for my case? sql? nosql? newsql?
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PostGIS Apparently you say you need geographic/geospatial information features. In that case, your choice is either: Pay large fees to a commercial company like Oracle, or Use the free-of-cost open-...

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