(iOS/Android) Quick compatibility version check

Recently, I have started adopting many of the open-source apps for my phones for convenience. Often, my friends tend to have a pre-compiled version of the app (or their own implemented mini-apps) that I tend to use. Unfortunately, the complied apps require minimum OS in some cases, which my phone... [Read More]
Tags: ios android tip

(Book Review) Permanent Record

Permanent Record, despite the author’s being a well known personality, is not a fully coherent book. The book starts with Snowden’s life and progresses towards civil liberties in US not in straightforward manner. If you have followed up the revelations from 2013 then there is nothing new that is reveled... [Read More]
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Brewing the magic on Linux

Imagine you have to install an important package on a remote server to finish your project with deadline around the corner. What do you do? Just the good old sudo apt-get install ... does the magic but only if you have root access; something that system admins are unlikely to... [Read More]
Tags: linuxbrew hpc