World of Bacteria What does "I" mean? It is not just me, it is also 500 trillion bacterias that live inside me! How https works HTTP over a secure socket layer (SSL) is what we call simply as HTTPS, helps us to safely share our sensitive data over the internet. But, how actually it works? What is happening behind the scenes... Television My take on televisions! Depicting professional life One of the bad parts of conducting technical interviews is going through the candidates resumes. The more experienced they are, the more painful it is because of the unwritten rule that every coupl... Democrazy Inequality is not a bad thing when it comes to Ideas. All the ideas are not formed equal. Pen Art Staedtler Pigment Liner Fineliner Pen & Brustro 110GSM Artists Sketch book did the trick. Yet to learn how to scan it properly Cartoonify a colleague Here is the description of my colleague... Life of Data Cartoonist in the making... I won't blame you if you don't get it! My MacBook Decal Here is my first attempt to create a laptop decal with my new learnt (learning) ability to draw cartoons! Pairing Matrix Reloaded One of the reasons for pair programming is to have the knowledge of the code shared across all the team members. And for this to happen effectively, the developers in the team should pair with eve... How well can I design a floor plan for a Quad? I am always interested in designing floor plans. Plans that utilize every square feet efficiently and artistically. It took me 4 months to finalized my home's plan with an architect and at the ... Design a phone charging stand Myself with couple of other folks from our office helped Redd technologies organized a one day 3D printing workshop in our office premises. After some delay because of the Ascendas security in gett... My first infograph Here is my first stab at creating an infograph. Took nearly 2 hours to get comfortable with the piktochart editor and create it. I should say piktochart is very powerful in getting the data easily ... Externalize JDBI queries Usual style of writing queries with JDBI is to embed them in method level annotations like below India's budget visualization How to decipher India's yearly budget? How to compare it with previous years? Here is an attempt... Encoding MPEG-4 videos for S40 devices You bought a brand new phone with S40 OS and it promised all things like video playback for a dozen of formats like 3GPP formats (H.263), H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, ABC, blah blah.... great! So, you c... DIY - how to fix an ill designed bed How can a bed design be described as "ill"? If it makes you ill then we can very well say it is ill Scatter Plot with d3.js A simple scatter plot created in d3.js with around 140 lines of view code. Used backbone.js to keep the view and the data (model) separate (view uses d3.js to render the svg element). This combinat... DIY - Kids memory game For the first year birthday party of my kid, I wanted to do something of my own for the kids instead of only buying stuff from the store. Ended up creating a simple card memory game Concrete Art Ever tried concrete work? It was great fun playing with it under the sun! Pairing Matrix Visualize your team's pairing matrix using git logs (Ofcourse you should have recorded the pairs names in the git commit messages) Share Bar With A Twist A simple sharebar that shows the share of different entities. Hover over the entities listed below the sharebar to see the animation in action! My wedding invitation Our digital wedding invitation designed and made by myself with parallax.js (vector drawings created using photoshop) Installing RSA SecurID key in iPhone Somethings in the world are not expected to work seamlessly and needs a blog post tutorial. Installing RSA SecureID key into your iPhone is one of them… eval() in Java? Here is the question from my friend (ex-colleague): Is it a rectangle? Couple of days back when I was travelling back to home from office, I overheard two fellow employees discussing over a programming problem… “If four points in a 2D plane (x,y) is given, how to find... My first iPhone app Well well…. It is really a great experience to soak my feet in iPhone programming… But, after 3 hours of playing with Objective-C and Cocoa, I was able to get some very simple and completely useles... 3D Home Models for dummies Home plan drawings are very good to understand the layout and relative size of different rooms in a house but I is very hard to understand how big it "feels". When I put a accommodate the... Progress bar in HTML When I was creating a simple google widget for our office coffee club, I thought of showing current inventory status with a progress bar. To my surprise, I was not able to google any simple html/ja... Steps to upgrade iPhone to version 1.1.4 Ok, you got an iPhone when it was in version 1.1.1 and, when there was a possibility of unlocking it, you did it… But, Apple did not stop there… they kept adding more features to it and dammit, you... Assassins Creed??? If you are as game crazy as me, the Title of this post explains the wallpaper’s theme. If not, google is your friend here. The question marks in the title is for a reason. Just look at the wallpape... Vinayaka Iphone Wallpaper This time it is Vinayaka… Saw this picture in the web and looked like a right candidate for my iPhone. Can also be used with iPod Touch. Hare Krishna Iphone Wallpaper A week after getting an iPhone, pre loaded goodies looks boring… So, I started to customize it with the most easiest part… wallpaper… I got this picture from my friend Venky. Color balanced the ori... Enable java apps browser in T-Mobile SDA phone If you are having a T-Mobile SDA (in USA) / HTC Tornado (outside world) and installed a java application say a game, you cannot browse to it because the java apps browser is not shown in the start ...