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git Primer : Quick Reference Guide

All Important Book: Install Latest Version sudo add-apt-repository ppa:git-core/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install git Intial Configuration git config –global “Prashant Parashar” git config –global “” git config –global core.editor vim To use https URL of repository and cache password: git config –global credential.helper cache git config –global credential.helper ‘cache –timeout=86400’ […]

Photo Galleries – Picasa, Flickr, Facebook… yet a lot of vacuum

There are lot of Photo Gallery services available but all of them have something missing – a big feature or important frills . Already coming from a Yahoo Photos heartbreak, I decided to do some research on features provided by these galleries. Here are the ones missing from biggies’ plates: Original Resolution/Size not retained (unless […]

List of Useful Load Test Tools for Web Applications/Websites

Here is a list of some useful Load Testing tools for websites. I tried to keep the list limited to non-commercial/community-driven tools, however some commercial ones might have sneaked through. 1. Apache JMeter 2. OpenSTA 3. PyLot – Web performance tool 4. WCat- Web Capacity Analysis Tool  from Microsoft 5. Selenium 6. Grinder – Java load testing […]

9 Features I am looking for in a Bookmarking website

Since biggies (Yahoo! Google) of the world keep shutting shops on their not-so-profitable businesses, users are left with no option but to move around or really keep moving from one service to another. Remember when Yahoo Photos closed its shop few years back? And, I moved to shutterfly, without doing much research and now nearly […]

Essential tools : Running and Monetizing a blog or website

Here is a list of essential and some important  tools for running and Monetizing a website or your blog: Google Analytics – complete analytics on your website visitors. Google Adsense – Monetize the website. Display ads on website and earn money. Google Webmaster Tools – Set of tools to identify keywords for your site, top […]

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The Talent Code: Unlocking the Secret of Skill in Sports, Art, Music, Math, and Just About Everything Else
Mathematical Circles (Russian Experience)

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