Category: Technology

First Open DataCamp is here 0

First Open DataCamp is here

Open DataCamp is a one day unconference for people working with data from various sectors to come together and share their projects and ideas. The first one is scheduled on this March 24th, in Bangalore. Google has very graciously agreed to host us in their cafeteria. We are still working on the details...

Octopoda – MapReduce for Human Beings in Python 0

Octopoda – MapReduce for Human Beings in Python

I have been wanting to learn MapReduce for a long time. I never got a requirement where I could use it. Last few weeks I have dabbling with huge datasets. It was time and as usual I started with wikipedia. There are huge systems and frameworks built on the concept of MapReduce. They...

Deployment of PHP or Python Applications using Mercurial and Fabfile 3

Deployment of PHP or Python Applications using Mercurial and Fabfile

Deployments are usually very painful. We generally write scripts to make it automated as much as possible. I wanted my method to be as easy as running single line on command prompt from anywhere in the world. I didn’t want to worry about anything. At last with some experimentation I have found my...

Why I oppose SOPA and PIPA ? 3

Why I oppose SOPA and PIPA ?

My reasons: SOPA and PIPA are the worst laws that anybody can propose to stop piracy They are actually anti-technology than anti-piracy They break internet Even though I am an India, It hurts me and my business Internet is supposed to be international, not yet, it’s mostly controlled by USA India has an...