Hi! My name is Michel Krämer. I’m a Researcher, Software Developer, Musician, and Photographer living in Darmstadt, Germany. I’m working for the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD. More…

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gradle-download-task 3.3.0

September, 14th 2017

The new version of the Gradle plugin gradle-download-task 3.3.0 has just been released. The plugin provides a Download task that displays progress information while downloading files, just like Gradle does when it fetches an artifact from a repository.

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GeoRocket 1.1.0

September, 12th 2017

I’m happy to announce that we just released the new version 1.1.0 of GeoRocket OSS. GeoRocket is a high-performance data store for geospatial files that we develop at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics Research IGD in Darmstadt, Germany. It can store GeoJSON files, 3D city models (e.g. CityGML), GML files or any other XML-based geospatial data sets. GeoRocket provides the following features:

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gradle-download-task 3.2.0

January, 29th 2017

The new version of the Gradle plugin gradle-download-task 3.2.0 has just been released. The plugin provides a Download task that displays progress information while downloading files, just like Gradle does when it fetches an artifact from a repository.

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Actson 1.2.0 with RFC 7159 compliance

November, 16th 2016

The new version of Actson 1.2.0 has just been released. Actson is a reactive JSON parser (sometimes referred to as non-blocking or asynchronous). It is event-based and can be used together with reactive libraries/tool-kits such as RxJava or Vert.x.

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Actson: a reactive (or non-blocking, or asynchronous) JSON parser

August, 19th 2016

Today I’m happy to announce the very first version of Actson, a reactive JSON parser (sometimes referred to as non-blocking or asynchronous). Actson is event-based and can be used together with reactive libraries/tool-kits such as RxJava or Vert.x. The library is very small and has no dependencies. It only requires Java 7 (or higher).

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gradle-download-task 3.0.0

May, 1st 2016

The new version of the Gradle plugin gradle-download-task 3.0.0 has just been released. The plugin provides a Download task that displays progress information while downloading files, just like Gradle does when it fetches an artifact from a repository.

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