It’s the most wonderful time of the year…and scammers will be out in full force!

I thought I would pass along eight easy ways you can shop smart and help keep your identity safe this holiday season (from Lifelock): In Stores: Be aware of your surroundings and protect personal space at the ATM and registers. Inspect ATMs and points of sale terminals and look for tampering before swiping cards. Keep […]

Accepting Drag-n-Drop from external sources onto an AbstractNode

When most programmers think of drag-and-drop, it is usually confined to the context of the various components within the application. For example, dragging a node from a JTree to another JTree, dragging some text to a JTextField and so forth.  I wanted my NetBeans application to have the ability to accept files, text, images, and […]