IDCT Bartosz Pachołek

Cookies Warning

This website uses cookies: We inform you that this site uses own, technical and third parties cookies to make sure our web page is user-friendly and to guarantee a high functionality of the webpage and for statistics tracking. In order to use some (contact form) parts of the website you need to accept the use of cookies.

image

PS4 to Facebook streaming: Twitch-to-Facebook app

Published 2020-01-31
Gameplay streaming becomes more and more popular, people each day watch multiple players on Twitch or YouTube. Lately Facebook tries to take its part in this trend, yet some platforms, like PS4, do not allow to stream directly using its mechanism. This application allows to restream contents from Twitch to Facebook, live....
Read more →
image

PHP + MySQL: Bulk import, best methods

Published 2020-01-21
Data processing often ends up with storing of the data in some kind of a database, often that task is given to a MySQL-compatible server, for example MariaDB or MySQL Community Server. Depending on the actual and particular environment different interface may be better or worse, but this article is not about exploration of libraries, instead we shall try to find the most efficent way of storing processed data in the database....
Read more →
image

Wykoping: Java client + PHP worker and webservice for re-sending notifications

Published 2020-01-21
Custom Android notifications client for Polish reddit-like website called Wykop.pl. Created as a response to users' requests who reported that official application of the service is low-quality and with limited functionality while the actual mobile version of the website provided a fairly good interface to all functionalities apart from notifications. Wykoping fills that gap: when a notification is tapped on the mobile device it opens user's default browser and directs to the url relevant to the message....
Read more →
image

Parsing huge XML files with PHP

Published 2020-01-20
PHP offers many ways of handling XML files: SimpleXML, XMLReader, Mixed: XMLReader + SimpleXML, SAX Parser, DOM, XMLReader + DOM (any even more, like SDO, but we shall skip this one as its intention was different): each of those has its pros and cons. In this article I will show you the benefits and problems of using all of those and a method which is a result of my experiments and which I have found to be the most efficent for my needs....
Read more →
image

RPi Robot's first trick

Published 2020-01-16
One of my hobby projects is to develop a Raspberry Pi based autonomous robot, so far it is nothing more like a playground for some basic ideas, but hopefully one day I will have enough time to make it more advanced. So far you can check this short example (with code) of a simple trick....
Read more →
image

IDCT EYE Alpha: Raspberry Pi Camera

Published 2020-01-16
Some time ago I have published a short post on a Polish digg-like (reddit-like) website called wykop.pl about my little pet-project, a small hobby to make a night camera with raspberry pi. In this article I describe the used hardware and software, a jumpstart to such projects....
Read more →