Ever since I got back into using OrgMode full-time, I’ve been using Emacs every single minute of using a computer. In fact, these days, I can’t even function without Emacs and OrgMode. Naturally, it follows, that just like the days when I dived deep into Vim, I’m diving into Emacs these days. I got interested […]
Investing in property and gold is the first thing that comes to mind for us Indians when we want to invest money. But somehow I’ve always preferred finding out a more systematic way of figuring out how and when to invest. Bajaj Capital has been my financial advisor for many years, but even with them, […]
1 Pro Tip Pro Tip: Always set this in your REPL to prevent long data structures or infinite loops from hanging your REPL: (set! *print-length* 50) (set! *print-level* 10) 2 Workshop problem Starting the day with this problem: Given a text file, let’s find the n most common and uncommon words. Ignore certain stop words. […]
Continuing my journey of learning Clojure, I am attending BG’s Clojure Course. Today was Day 1. ~30 people in one room and BG as teacher for the weekend. Of course, I was looking forward to it. Most people in the audience had a background of mixture of C/C++, Java/Android, Python and Ruby. BG Clojure Workshop […]
Long ago, friends told us that Sinhgad Fort is a nice weekend getaway from Pune, finally, yesterday (Sunday) morning, we took out our getaway car and visited Khadakwasla dam and the beautiful misty land of Sinhgad. It was totally worth it.
The startup that I’ve been part of for more than a year has launched this week : Automatic – Your Smart Driving Assistant. It’s a hardware device + mobile app + cloud combination that helps you save money by helping you drive in a more fuel-efficient way, monitor your car engine’s health, automatic call to […]
I was reading about EDN (similar to JSON) format and wrote a Python reader and writer over the weekend. The code is up on GitHub.
My notes on the excellent gamification course by Prof. Kevin Werbach on Coursera.
Went cycling into the gullies of Pune, crossed the Mula-mutha River to the Mundhwa Road, under a flyover, jumping across a railway track and into Amanora Park Town.
Finally I realized what Ravi Mohan kept talking about – Massively Open Online Courses such as those provided by coursera.org, udacity.com, edx.org are amazing free online courses by the best professors in the world. You should sign up.