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The last of today’s post trio; the three have a common thread.

There are loads of Internet people who will tell you how to do stuff, or give you cheesy motivation posts that are all the same except for their peppering of spurious advice that rotates in and out depending on the latest fads (“Get up early! 517 more words

Newbie Help

Enter s6 Supervisor

I run Fedora and Manjaro (since yesterday) as my day to day GNU/Linux operating systems. Though still quite intimidating, I use systemd on both of them. 519 more words


Forking - The Mirrored Efforts

I wrote about software forking before, but some new ideas came to my mind so I decided to share with the community. Forking is one of those phenomena which bridge the gap between sociology, psychology, biology, technology and many related fields of study. 858 more words


Handling API calls in Redux with Redux API middleware

The context

It is very likely that, at a given point during the development of a client-side web app, it will be necessary to communicate with the server side using a RESTful API. 1,286 more words


Improved Frontera: Web Crawling at Scale with Python 3 Support

Python is our go-to language of choice and Python 2 is losing traction. In order to survive, older programs need to be Python 3 compatible. 488 more words


Standing on the shoulders of “good enough”—25 years of Linux

Twenty-five years ago, Linus Torvalds wrote:

I’m doing a (free) operating system (just a hobby, won’t be big and professional like gnu) for 386(486) AT clones. 807 more words


Loklak Brief: TWELVE #GoogleSummerOfCode #FOSSASIA --- "Time across seven seas..."

As Google Summer of Code 2016 has officially begun, I am all excited to be working with FOSSASIA yet again. This time, I have been assigned the project… 644 more words