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Category Archives: Research

Loomiere 2.0.1-beta finally out!

by Valeriu Paloş on July 17, 2012

All right! I finally got around to releasing this code to the public. I won’t say much now (since I’m tired) but I will say that this software has been functioning in production environment for over 1 year and a half serving all the video content available on the romanian website http://peteava.ro (about 800 TB of data each […]

A simple(r) approach for class-based OOP in JavaScript.

by Valeriu Paloş on June 18, 2011

Like others before me, I found JavaScript’s prototype-based OOP support – while very powerful – quite cumbersome in some situations where I needed a certain structure or hierarchy of objects, situations in which one quickly comes to the conclusion that the best answer would be the concept of a Class. However, while I am well […]

Case study: fixed number of iterations with LPeg

by Valeriu Paloş on September 1, 2010

Words seem to fail to describe just how awesome LPeg is. Designed as a Lua implementation of the PEG concept, it is a true programming gem! Please, if you dont’t know what it is, take some time to familiarize yourself with it! It’s not the easiest thing to grasp, but you will not regret it! […]