• Wifi STB Remote+ (JAVA) for laptop and desktops

    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 […]

  • Important Javascript Fundamentals for OOP Developers

    In this guide I have tried to put together all important nuts and bolts of Javascript. I had a really hard time learning JS, since all these parts were scattered over the net. I gradually found them over the years. I hope I have covered all of them. Please let me know in the comments […]

  • Lessons learned from PhoneGap (Cordova) and jQueryMobile on Android

    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 […]

  • The Emperor’s Old Clothes

    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. […]

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Access Ext3/Ext2 file system on Mac OSX Lion (10.7)

On Mac if you want to access ext3/etx2 filesystems, which are used by Linux systems, you will find lots of links on net but all are pretty outdate and they don’t work for Lion. So, here is the updated version, which works. At least for me. 😉 You will need two softwares:- OSXFuse – Download […]

PhoneSat Rocket Launch Documentary from Ben Howard on Vimeo.

NASA to launch inexpensive Android ‘phonesats’ into space

See the video to learn about it. Source: http://gov20.govfresh.com/nasa-to-launch-inexpensive-android-phonesats-into-space/

Can contact lens melt on the eye?

I believe no. This is yet another urban legend, spreading via mails and social networks. I decided to blog about it after seeing too many posts like – “A 21 year old guy had worn a pair of contact lenses during a barbecue party. After a few minutes, he started to scream for help and […]

CInk version 2 finally released!

Finally CInk version 2 has been released. Some key new things New website with complete API documentation and guides on how you can use CInk JS code. Finally released the full source code of CInk renderer and compiler. License – GPL v3. CInk finally supports all the features of original CFDG, including Paths. CInk has […]

Create your own Cyberoam client in Python!

This is a very old post. Reposting it since while migrating it from blogger.com to here it got lost. Found it recently. Not sure how relevant or correct is this now. Cyberthon updated to version 2.5 by Vinit and Siddhartha Sahu:- Get the latest code from https://github.com/siddharthasahu/Cyberthon-enhanced. Cyberthon updated to version 1.2:- Added a new […]

Programming Isn’t Fun Any More

Programming Isn’t Fun Any More. So true. I have a blog post which talks on similar lines – Making Frameworks.