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How to choose a NoSQL Database?

[Cross-posted on NextBigWhat.com] NoSQL databases are now part of web-scale architecture. The question is when to use what? Below, I try to compare┬áthe NoSQL data stores that I have worked with. Hopefully, it would be useful for programmers exploring and deciding the technology for their web-scale application. When to use NoSQL Before deciding on to […]

Computer Science – good free online learning resources

MIT: http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/ Stanford: http://online.stanford.edu/courses Courses from other universities available at: https://www.coursera.org/ http://edx.org Courses from Indian institutes – IIT & IISc: http://nptel.ac.in/    

JQuery Mobile App: Caching Pages in local Storage Seamlessly

While JQuery Mobile provides a way to cache and prefetch pages and store them in DOM, it does not provide a seamless mechanism to persist these pages in local storage. Local Storage a mechanism introduced in HTML5 to store data locally in the browser and remains persisted between browser sessions. The mechanism below has been […]