Techno-bits and some graphical adventures of my life

Problem : You have been using winscp tool in windows to access your remote server. Now the geek inside you make a move to linux and you are stuck how to use the passkey used in winscp with openssh client in linux. Solution: First of all, the .ppk file is[…]

Recently, while checking the e commerce overview on google analytics i got the message on some reports in red background. “Multiple decimal separators in pattern “Rs.###,##0.##”×” This is a bug in google analytics. The google analytics appends . after Rs symbol which causes some parsing problems on generating reports. The[…]


Missing the mountains

Since past two months, i have not been to a long trek. It feels like it has been now a part of me, to atleast go to mountains once a month. So, to cover up all this, i have been watching a lot of mountaineering movies and started reading the[…]


GIT Quickstart

Quick description of git says: Git is a free & open source, distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency. Every Git clone is a full-fledged repository with complete history and full revision tracking capabilities, not dependent on network access or a central[…]

This was a old post written by Arib Sir for my blog. Those were the good old golden days of college. I thought this excellent piece of writing need to be indexed by google and should exist in cloud, so i am posting it here again. If you like this,[…]

To add a splash screen to your android app in phonegap, you need to make sure of few things. You are using 0.9.3 or higher version of phonegap. Add super.setIntegerProperty(“splashscreen”, R.drawable.splash); to DefaultActivity.Java (which is your main java file) in the onCreate method just before the loadUrl(“file///asset_android/www/index.html”) Make sure splash[…]

For those who doesn’t know how HTML5 is changing the web. Here is a platform “Phonegap” based on HTML5 for building cross platform mobile apps using your existing knowledge of web technologies, that means using only HTML, CSS and javascript you can build a app much faster for any platform[…]

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Three layers of web

Long back people used to (they still, out of unawareness or laziness) write their HTML, CSS, Javascript code in single file. But soon they realized that the code they write can be divided into three fundamental layers: Content Layer – HTML Presentation Layer – CSS Behavior Layer – Javascript Keeping  your[…]