It is an hour past midnight, and most of this town is fast asleep. Bloomington, unlike Chicago, or New York, or Los Angeles, is a small town and the life here starts early in the morning, which means the city goes to sleep much earlier than usual. It was this moment, that staring out of … Continue reading Random thoughts
In the past few years, the focus has moved a lot towards creating beautiful front-end designs for web pages and applications. With user experience being the central theme in creating web applications, it makes more sense to create a user interface that is sleek, beautiful, responsive and powerful. A lot of it can be attributed … Continue reading Caressing front-end design frameworks for web
First questions that come to mind when anyone mentions Git is "Why to use Git?", "Is it that important to use?", "How does it fit into my day to day coding activity?". The answer one usually gets is that it is a version control system. So?? Next obvious comment is "Ya, so what do I … Continue reading Git: From the ground up!
Following is the list of quotes that always inspires me If you are still looking for that one person to change your life, take a look in the mirror. If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun. I start early, and I end late, day after day, year … Continue reading Quotes that inspire me
True wealth is the ability to fully experience life. – Henry David Thoreau You woke up today with a roof over your head You have clean drinking water at your disposal 24x7 You have curiosity and desire to learn more You are striving to become a better person every day You add meaning to the … Continue reading 25 Signs that you are doing better than you think
After waving the tricolor on the Mars Orbiter Mission mission, it was yet another proud moment for India as the first Frech-designed, indigeniously built, Scorpene submarine was launched into the waters at the Mumbai docks. This is the first of the six submarines, each subsequent one being delivered in nine months. These are French-designed diesel-electric … Continue reading Yet another proud moment for India
Previous post in the series - Design Patterns : Observer Pattern In the first post, we went about mentioning some design patterns. In the previous post, we discussed 'Observer Pattern' in detail, its usage and implementation. In this post we will discuss 'Singleton Pattern'. Singleton pattern is one of the simplest design patterns. This type … Continue reading Design Patterns : Singleton Pattern
Railway budget for the year 2015 was presented in the Parliament today by the Union Railway Minister Mr Suresh Prabhu. Prima-facia, this railway budget, unlike its predecessors, looked far more futuristic and goal oriented. Although, a timeline has not been put to the goals and the promises that were put forward by the Railway Minister, … Continue reading Perspective: The Railway Budget 2015