Building an Excel file dump service in Django

Namaste Everyone. I recently wrote an excel dump service as part of my work and wants to share that experience with you. Initially, I irritated a lot because creating excel in Python is fairly easy but downloading it from JavaScript as an Ajax response is very painful. You should know how to set the right […]

Lessons I learnt in quest of writing beautiful python code

Hello everyone. I always wonder what are the good practices in developing software in Python. I am young and  inexperienced few years back. But  people around me and situations I faced from past few years had taught me many things. Many things about coding style, good development patterns etc. Here I am going to discuss […]

A primer on Database Transactions and Asynchronous Requests in Django

Hello, Namaste.  Today we are going to  look at few Django web framework cookies that makes our life more sweeter.  Let us learn few things which helps us implement the functionality when situation demands. The topics are following: Implementing Database transactions in  Django  Making asynchronous HTTP requests from Django code 1) Django DB Transactions I […]

Amazing raspberry pi projects ,part 2

The one-button audio player   Music to a grandma’s ears…it’s the easy-to-use audio player   The difficult part came in automatic mounting of the USB flash drive and deleting the old audiobook   Michael Clemens’s idea for his Raspberry Pi project came less out of hobbyism and more out of a solution to a very […]

Amazing raspberry pi projects ,part1

As portable computing goes, the Raspberry Pi could hardly be bettered. Small enough to slip inside a pocket, it can go anywhere and everywhere with you. Yet to use the Pi as a standard Linux machine kind of misses the point – or, at the very least, the opportunities afforded by this small-form-factor, high-spec wonder. […]

Blu-ray Encryption—Why Most People Pirate Movies

I get a fair amount of e-mail from readers asking how a person could do “questionable” things due to limitations imposed by DRM. Whether it’s how to strip DRM from ebooks, how to connect to Usenet or how to decrypt video, I do my best to point folks in the right direction with lots of […]