On being knowledgeable about life versus living

A quote from “Trust Me, I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator”. Quote by Paul Lazarsfeld and Robert Merton :    The interested and informed citizen can congratulate himself on his lofty state of interest and information and neglect to see that he has abstained from decision and action. In short, he takes his secondaryContinue reading “On being knowledgeable about life versus living”

A script to commit all the GIT projects in a map

I keep all the documents, code and whatnot for DGTL in several git repositories and synchronise those to secret remote locations (cool ey.) But its a hassle to update them all and why keep manually doing mundane tasks when you can replace it with a small (recursive) bash script 🙂 So I did.   The scriptContinue reading “A script to commit all the GIT projects in a map”

Even today, I still loathe how I was first introduced to pointers

Even today, I still hate the asshole that first introduced me to pointers. Instead of saying “this is the coolest thing since sliced bread” (which, by the way, it is.. you can do amaaaaaazing evil cool shit with it. Don’t let anyone tell you different) the A-Hole said something like “there is a thing calledContinue reading “Even today, I still loathe how I was first introduced to pointers”

Some android apps fresh users might appreciate

No ringing endorsements, just a small list of apps I use and like. AirDroid – Android Apps on Google Play Aldiko Book Reader Premium – Android Apps on Google Play (Or the free version Aldiko Book Reader – Android Apps on Google Play Same features, I just bought it to support the app) Barcode Scanner – Android AppsContinue reading “Some android apps fresh users might appreciate”

Conversations: Trying to give money for digital content

I was talking to a nice person in publishing when he asked me the following question. I might have given him more of an answer than he bargained for.. A third in the conversation series (because I am SO interesting!) Just out of curiosity, Where do you typically buy your ebooks? Buying anything digital theseContinue reading “Conversations: Trying to give money for digital content”