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WCAhmedabad 2019 – My first WC experience

I missed the WordCamp Mumbai and felt pretty bad about it. The next such event was to be held on 14-15 December in Ahmedabad. This was WCAhmedabad. I booked the tickets, arranged my transport and waited. I reached early morning in a cold Ahmedabad and got to the hotel, caught a couple of hours of […]

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Using Google Sheets as Website Database

Google Sheets is a very popular online spreadsheet application that anyone with a Google account can use totally free. It is very intuitive and even people with no prior experience to Spreadsheet applications will find it easy to use. Web Content Management Systems typically use the user friendly interface for the end user to manage […]

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Google AppScript Mutual Fund NAV parser

Google Apps Script is a scripting platform for applications in the G Suite environment of applications. It is remarkably powerful as it has the capability to extend the functionality of ALL Google Apps applications, or all applications in the GSuite. Being built on JavaScript, the syntax and functionality is remarkably similar to that of JavaScript. […]

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It’s Final: Microsoft acquires GitHub

Yup. It is true. Microsoft acquires GitHub for about 7.5 billion USD! Let that sink in. There have been rumors of GitHub (my favorite open source code repository) being acquired by tech giants in the past. This one about Microsoft taking over had also been doing the rounds for quite some time now. GitHub is […]

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Install ReactOS – Trying it out

Before you install ReactOS ReactOS is a decent Windows alternative. We know where to get it from. We have the virtual machine or our test system set up. Now we can install ReactOS right away. With the installation medium ready, let us begin. The process on how to install ReactOS is actually extremely simple. If […]