Category: Technology

Viraat roop 0

Starting work on Time Manager

Okay, I have started working on the long demanded (for and by me) time management software. I got this idea a really long time ago and have seen nobody working on it so I think it is time I myself wrote it. Basically, it is for not very smart people....

CLion 0

JetBrains CLion

After a million years of trying out different IDEs, that I could use seamlessly on different machines with different operating systems, it seems I have finally found the right thing. To keep the record, here is a list of software I have tried: vim – Had to be mentioned. I...

VSTO installed in VS 2013 Community Edition 0

VSTO for Visual Studio 2013 (works with Community Edition also)

There are two ways to get Microsoft Office Developer Tools/VSTO for Visual Studio 2013: Download Visual Studio Tools for Office that works with Visual Studio 2013. As of today, file to be downloaded is “cba_bundle.exe“. Download Web Platform Installer (WebPI). File name is “wpilauncher.exe“. This is basically a download manager from Microsoft. It...

UML Background Dark 0

Practical UML: A Hands-On Introduction for Developers

Abstract This tutorial provides a quick introduction to the Unified Modeling Language. The heart of object-oriented problem solving is the construction of a model. The model abstracts the essential details of the underlying problem from its usually complicated real world. Several modeling tools are wrapped under the heading of the...

Marketing and Technology 0

Marketing and Technology

So I had a chat with my boss. After a massive fuck-up, where I refused to deal with constant belittling from a DTL (Domain Tech Lead in PayPal) and then started working from home instead, I was contacted by managers and architects to ask me ‘what is going on?’. After...

FVWM 0

FVWM

Just updated fvwm_patches project on GitHub, so all the patches apply on latest FVWM CVS snapshot. This has sent me back to those times when I was amply free and was full of enthusiasm. Let me tell you a story… Those were the times when I thought installing Gentoo was...

Sorting for humans 0

Sorting for humans

If you are anything like me, you have at least once in your life tried to sort all the cards in a deck. Which sorting algorithm did you use? Well, humans generally use Insertion sort without even thinking. But the interesting part is that insertion sort actually works really really...