AutoIt – Simplify Windows Desktop Application Automation

AutoIt is a scripting language that helps developers to automate Windows desktop applications. Similar to other scripting language, it allows developers to generate scripts / automate desktop applications, which saves a lot of time for developers. So what makes this scripting language stand apart? AutoIt makes use of simulated keystrokes / mouse coordinates of the window/screen, which is quite difficult to achieve (with precision) in

Role of Hadoop Combiner in MapReduce API

In my previous blog, I discussed about Hadoop Counter. In this post, I would like to focus on Hadoop Combiner, a highly useful function offered by Hadoop. Similar to my previous post, I would be demonstrating the functionality of Hadoop Combiner using an example and would be utilizing the same dataset (Customer Complaints), which was used in my previous post, I am sure this would

JavaScript Frameworks – AngularJS vs Ext JS

Ext JS and AngularJS are two of the popular HTML5 / JavaScript frameworks for web application development. So how does one decide, which is the best out of these? Or which is an ideal framework for web application development? Is there an evaluation criterion to decide, which is superior? Let’s explore these two JavaScript frameworks and find out the dominant features, compatibility, advantages, disadvantages