MMITunes v3.0 brings you genre-based playlists

Just in case you’re one of the few users of MMITunes: I added a new feature to auto-create genre-based playlists in MMITunes v3.0. If you select create playlists for genres MMITunes will generate .m3u playlists for every genre it finds in the tracks on the selected volume (which ideally is an SD-card or similar). If you …

RTMPDump 2.4 binaries for OS X 10.7 Lion

I just got word from a commenter that RTMPDump 2.4 is out (thanks!). Since the release of Xcode 4 I have been unable to compile the RTMPDump binaries using the supplied Makefile. Actually, the binaries are all there but I always get a signal fault when the rtmpdump binary tries to establish a connection to …

When is the next Apple keynote address?

Since Apple announces their keynote addresses in their respective time zone (Pacific Standard Time or PST), I always thought it would be nice to have some sort of automatic time zone aware converter that shows the start of a keynote address for everyone’s local time zone. Since no one else is providing this kind of service …

Controlling WSO2 Enterprise Service Bus programmatically using JMX

A few weeks ago I started working with WSO2‘s Enterprise Service Bus software, which is a lightweight and extremely high performance, open source enterprise service bus (ESB). One reason it’s so lightweight and fast is that it doesn’t have to be run in a bloated application server environment (although it can, but where’s the point). Instead, …