Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Send SMS with Powerbuilder

Even prestige has begun to decline, in fact, text message (SMS / Short Message System) is still used for 2-way mobile communication. SMS even today is used as a medium for authenticating an application, especially those related to security issues. From social media applications such as Facebook and Twitter, to the e-commerce and even banking applications such as internet banking.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Installing Ghostscript on Windows 10

One of the lack of Powerbuilder feature or function is the native exporting the datawindow object into PDF format. Yes, you can use the SaveAs function in the datawindow object, but for PDF format, you need 3rd party application called Ghostscript to be installed on your PC.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Powerbuilder Function to Check Email Address Validity

This function was made based on Visual Basic scripting. The original was created by Chad M. Kovac, and I tried to translate into Powerbuilder language and fix some minor bugs.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

What is HTTP/2 and is it going to speed up the web?

Biggest change to how the web works since 1999 should make browsing on desktop and mobile faster

The web is about to get faster thanks to a new version of HTTP – the biggest change since 1999 to the protocol that underpins the world wide web as we know it today.
Hypertext Transfer Protocol is familiar to most as the http:// at the beginning of a web address. It governs the connections between a user’s browser and the server hosting a website, invented by the father of the web Sir Tim Berners-Lee.