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Maven Compilation Failure (not supported in source 1.3)

Maven compilation failures due to annotation and generics not being supported. This is because Maven by default uses JDK 1.3. To fix this, you should specify the version in your POM.

Maven Error Getting Dependencies


Solution for “Resolution will not be reattempted until the update interval of central has elapsed or updates are forced. Original error: Error transferring file: Connection timed out” is to use the -U option to force an update.

How to Lock the Screen for Macs


If you’re working with sensitive materials or in a public environment, such as in the office, it is good practice to lock your screen whenever you are not at your desk. This is especially important …

How to setup Hotmail for Push Notification on iPhone

iPhone Exchange Setup screenshot 2

Little Handy Guide on setting up Push Emails for Hotmail, Windows Live or Msn Accounts on the iPhone.

How to Sync Multiple Google Calendars on iPhone

Google Calendar Notifications

I have multiple calendars on Google. One for work, one for blogging and a social calendar for everything else. I have a different color for each separate calendar, which makes it easier to distinguish the …