Archive | July, 2011

Cowboys & Aliens Movie Review

Cowboys & Aliens is pretty much exactly what it sounds like, cowboys fighting aliens. Also, pretty awesome. Based on a comic series of the same name, Cowboys & Aliens tells the story of Jake Lonergan (Daniel Craig), a cowboy who wakes up in the middle of the desert with no boots and no memory. He […]

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Captain America: the First Avenger Movie Review

The last of this summer’s batch of super hero movies, Captain America delivers a fun and exciting film that not only makes for a great super hero film but also works as a WWII adventure film. Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) really wants to join the military and fight the Nazis in WWII but is too […]

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Tomcat Context Attribute ‘antiResourceLocking’ Disables Class Reloads

This is a quick TIP for anyone working with Tomcat during development and needing it to reload changes immediately… especially if you have Tomcat setup to run your webapp directly out of your IDE’s project folder. REMINDER: Remember you have to change your Project Properties to make your [projdir]/[webdir]/WEB-INF/classes directory your output dir for built […]

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Two Worlds II: Pirates of the Flying Fortress Screenshots

TW2 is really coming together, they just sent in another batch of screenshots for the Pirates of the Flying Fortress release and things look sharp. If you’d like to see TWII in action, it looks a lot like Witcher 2 crossed with Age of Conan; in the sense that it has the MMORPG feel to […]

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