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An Intro to NumPy

Numerical python or simply NumPy is one of the best modules to perform scientific computing in python. It is extensively used for data science as well as image manipulation using python. I recently learned how to use this module effectively in my projects, when...

Lessons from an attack

Recently my website encountered an attack by a hacker named MuhamadEmad. First of all a big thanks to him for reminding me about the security loopholes in my website. It was a page defacement attack. He replaced one of my blog post with the page given above. Looking...

A guide to GitHub CLI

GitHub CLI(Command line interface) is simply known as the heart of GitHub. You can do almost anything with it. If you still don’t know what is GitHub, then you might have missed my first post on GitHub. I recommend you to read that tutorial first to get...

DuckDuckGo – The search engine redefined

DuckDuckGo is a search engine just like google and yahoo but the only difference is that it is open source. It is powered by an awesome open source community.  Also it wont track your searches to display you personalized ads as google does. You can search and surf the...

Github For Beginners

GitHub is one of the most popular version control system among developers. It helps us to collaborate on code. For larger companies, GitHub helps to manage their development workflow. Is it sounds like its only a geeks thing? obviously not! Students can also use...

A day with hackers

Mozilla Kerala organized a 24-hour Firefox OS Hackathon at Government Engineering College, Barton Hill as the part of their Annual Cultural-cum-Technical Fest – Aagneya ’15 on March 21-22, 2015. I was able to join them (Kumaresan CS and Shine Nelson) by the evening....

Hackathon @ VISAT

It was really an awesome day. The hackathon was officially inaugurated by Prof.Pramod of VISAT. We began the event by cutting a black forest cake. I met many new awesome guys and girls in this event 😉 . The first session was an introduction on Firefox OS by Abid, the...

FSA Meetup Kochi

It was really an awesome day for me… A rocking event by Mozilla Kerala. I am really happy to be a part of this awesome team. We had almost 50+ participants for this event. Selecting 50 valid new contributors from a list of 100s of registrations was a cumbersome...

How to contribute for Mozilla?

Volunteer with Mozilla! Mozilla is an awesome community that you can surely contribute your best and bring out the talents in you. You can contribute more or little as you like. Probably if you are a student, you don’t get enough time to contribute. So you can...

The power of open source

What is an open source? Even some software developers doesn’t know the real meaning of open source. Open source software is a type of software that is always available for free. The source code (The actual code that define the routines of the software) is not...