Stock quote and chart from Yahoo in Java

Posted on Sun 17 August 2008 in Java • Tagged with java, stocksLeave a comment

I was recently in need of a stock quote web service in order to display quote information and charts for a corporate website I was working on, so I started looking around for something, free of course. I kept reading that the most common example of web as a service ...

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Simple Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Servlet Filter

Posted on Sat 23 February 2008 in Java • Tagged with java, xssLeave a comment

Ran into some issues on some of our Java sites today and needed a quick fix to protect the sites from malicious Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attempts. If you're not aware of what XSS is and have websites that have sensitive user data, you may want to read up ...

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Java image resizer servlet

Posted on Sun 16 December 2007 in Java • Tagged with image, java, resizeLeave a comment

I'm working on a photo gallery application running on Java 6 using Tomcat 6, JQuery for the client side, and images and xml generated from Picasa. I needed several sizes of images for thumbnails and animations and I wasn't about to create multiple image sizes with Fireworks (I ...

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Decompile Java Classes automatically in Eclipse with JadClipse

Posted on Fri 21 September 2007 in Eclipse • Tagged with eclipse, javaLeave a comment

There always comes that time, when you're debugging a Java application, when you get to that compiled code inside that open source jar that you added to make your life easier. Whether there's an actual bug or you're just trying to understand some behavior or weirdness you ...

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