jeudi 20 mars 2014

Tiny but useful gadgets

New GWindows packages, for accessing the system tray and the taskbar in a confortable way from your Ada applications.
  • GWindows.System_Tray
Test_System_Tray

  • GWindows.Taskbar
Progress bar on the Taskbar - Test_Taskbar

Latest additions to GWindows are available from the SVN repository here (see the "Code" tab).

lundi 10 mars 2014

Debt! Debt!

The same day:

   Global Debt Exceeds $100 Trillion as Governments Binge, BIS Says

   Margin debt levels hit new highs

NB: margin debt is used for buying stocks.
Conclusion: some fun ahead - probably more than 2008...

Bitcoin (and Swiss Franc) manias

Currently there is a crypto-mania (mostly around Bitcoin), no doubt about it. But let's put things into perspective. The followin...