Logging HTTP Request Time in RESTEasy

I wanted to log the time it took to complete requests sent to our HTTP API. This particular API uses JBoss’ RESTEasy framework for REST-like request dispatching. I wanted to intercept the request prior to it being executed:
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Searching for Printed Books via Amazon’s Product Advertising API

I’m using Amazon’s Product Advertising API (formerly known as ECS) in one of my projects. I use it to search for books; only printed books to be exact (no eBooks). Querying for said books proved more difficult than it should be.
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Setting the filepath for HTML input-file-fields with WebDriver

My coworker could not get Selenium’s WebDriver to select a file for upload for the following HTML input field:
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Setting Up OSX For Rails Development

I have a tutoring listing on Tutorspree. A potential student asked me about Rails tutoring but he was still having trouble getting a nice Rails environment running on Mac OSX. I don’t want to charge for time getting Rails set up. Setup should be easy and fairly painless. I’m going to describe how I setup a new OSX install for Rails development.
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Faster Ruby 1.9.2 Load Time

Check out Peter Cooper’s article about speeding up ruby’s load time (require code) without going to edge ruby (1.9.3).
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