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. […]
My friend Kaustubh suggested an ingenious way hiding your folders in Windows. The method is easy to follow for any user. I have modified it a bit to make the folder completely disappear. It will be right in front of you but u will not be able to located it, unless you have been told […]
Google Project Hosting Google has now added a facility to let you upload and host your projects on Google, but the projects must be opensource. Also you need to have a GMail account to be able to use this. Read more on this here. For a cache of hidden Google services, read Google Services Unearthed.
Ohloh This is a site of one of its kind. It collects statistics on opensource projects. You can find cache of information on the projects and statistics of their activity like — what is the amount code that has been put into the projects (given with year-wise breakup) and of the whole code how much […]
Few days back I stumbled upon a site Aninote.com. This cool site lets u create flash files which can deliver specific messages beautifully and powerfully. All this with minimum use of grey cells. Take for example the flash file beign played below. If your name is ABC XYZ the type in your address box – […]
All you DataOne broadband users in India, if you have any technical problems or you want to learn about some tips and tricks on DataOne then there is a blog for that. Yes I stumbled upon it today. Check it out here at dataone4u.blogspot.com.
For past few months all my posts sent remotely (eg. sent from by email, Google Video or Digg) were being saved as drafts and not published. I had the Publish option turned on even then. I informed Blogger.com help desk about it, but as usual they never responded. Well now it turns out that their […]