AppleGrew’s Mind: A blog about my random interests.

  • Applying for Mutation of resale property in Hyderabad

    Typically for buying a resale flat you goto the Registration Office which transfers the title to your name from previous owner. This process is known as Registration. However, you also need to update Municipal records. This will ensure the next Property Tax demand slip is generated in your name and not previous owner. This process […]

  • Calculating Amortisation Schedule of your loans

    Be it home loan, car loan or any other loans; they all have same style of calculation. These calculations are non-trivial and it becomes more complicated if you are going to make some prepayments. To make it all too easy I have built an app to do all the hard work for you. You will […]

  • Good old coding days

    Today I noticed a Facebook post from Ubuntu. It took me back to my 6th-8th grade school days. These kinds of interesting games with such graphics made me want to immediately code them on my own with my own little spin. They were hugely satisfying. At that time I did not own a computer at […]

  • Fix very low call volume on OnePlus 3

    I recently faced this issue after a recent update on my OnePlus 3. The guide at – http://innov8tiv.com/fix-low-call-volume-oneplus-3t-calls/ is pretty good. However, the “Safe Mode” test failed for me, then next steps was clean with toothbrush. I was very much convinced that my ear piece was pretty clean and anyway I wiped it with cloth many […]

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

    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 […]

  • Displaying a DOM while dragging

    First check out the demo below. See the Pen EKeVXZ by Nirupam (@applegrew) on CodePen. There are no drop targets so you won’t be able to drop it anywhere. Code for this directive can be seen on https://github.com/applegrew/drag-dom The basic trick applied by agDragDom, is setting a one pixel transparent gif as the drag image. […]

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