Calculate Root of Any Whole Number in Java

The following Java program can find any root of a whole number. The logic is simple. Start by guessing some number and check if that is the correct value. If that overshoots then subtract some from the guess number else add to it. We add or subtract some fixed constant. If that constant is too […]

My Flickr Photostream

applegrew’s photostream on Flickr.

Dawn at Dum Dum

Dawn at Dum Dum, a set on Flickr. Till now some of my best nature photography. 🙂

Django-Select2 version 3.1.1 released

Just released Django-Select2‘s version 3.1.1. The key changes are:- Updated Select2 Javascript library to versino 3.2. This new version fixes a lot of bugs, along with providing a high resolution icon image, to be used in Retina displays. In my last release (version 3.0.2) I introduced some new template tags but unfortunately I did not […]

Hack to run on Firefox is State Bank of India’s online share trading portal. This is a good portal but their site’s code quality is amazingly of low quality, dare I say, crappy. SBI being a public sector government institute, we can rest assured that the code quality or bugs in it would not get fixed soon, if ever. […]

SplitBill: IOU manager for and by Geeks

There are hundreds of IOU software on the net. What makes SplitBill different is that it has no UI. Yes, you read that right – No UI. Now the more surprising part. It is a breeze to use and setup. In fact all you need is a sever with Python and MySql installed to host […]