My Android App Wifi STB Remote+, which works as a remote for TataSky+ HD Settop boxes, now has a laptop/desktop counterpart. This application is built over Java and packaged as a Jar file. (Download link below.) So, Java (JRE 8 or JDK 8) needs to be installed on the computer where you want to run […]
I recently created my first Android app – JustTodo. This is a simple app but took considerable time to finish due many unexpected problems. Google wasn’t too helpful either. Here is a list of issues I faced and their solutions I discovered. General tips Zooming and Scaling I presume that you have already encountered suggestions […]
This is a republication from ACM’s archive of Prof. C. A. R. Hoare‘s lecture at 1980 ACM Turning Award. Prof. Hoare is popularly known for inventing QuickSort. The original piece can be found as PDF here. The primary reason for republishing this is the source PDF’s fonts. The PDF fonts are too horrible to read. […]
I got a call from HDFC saying that I am being offered a Credit Card which has no renewal fees. I needed one but only for international online transactions like paying for this server, but didn’t want to incur any additional maintenance charges. Well so, I inquired and was assured that there are NO MAINTENANCE […]
The Carrier Frequency: Setting up OpenCV 2.0 in Eclipse on Windows. A guide on how setup OpenCV 2.0 in Eclipse Helios; and this actually works.
HDFC Credit Cards are good but their site suck, at least the site navigation and the number of places you need to register. Below are the vital links that every HDFC Credit Card users must bookmark. Credit Card Important Links:- HDFC Bank Credit Card Login – https://netbanking.hdfcbank.com/netbanking/CCLogin.html HDFC Pay Credit Card Bill – http://www.billdesk.com/pgidsk/pgmerc/hdfccard/index.jsp Create […]
It is 3am in the night. I am still wide awake and have pulled back the window shades to let the cold winter air come in. Dunno what but there is something magical about cold winter nights. Something inside me likes cold nights like this. I catch cold quite soon but still the cold wind […]
Oracle Outlines Plans for Java Platform. Oracle’s Java RoadMap.
Movie Review: Anjaana Anjaani | The Vigil Idiot. Great comic. 🙂