Creating a Application Launcher in Ubuntu 14.04


Dear Readers, I am back with a very small ubuntu tip after quite sometime. This is not something that is really new and there are many sources out there that explain how to create application launchers in Ubuntu. I needed this to create a launcher for Aptana Studio. So I thought I will write down …

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A Program to calculate value of PI


Very recently I was attending an online programming course and the Instructor happened to ask a  question, How man of you have ever written a program to calculate value of PI ?What has happened to the world ? In our days students used to attempt at least 2-3 algorithms to find value of PI. It …

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Women’s Day


India is a country where women were once treated with dignity. The numerous goddesses in Indian mythology are examples to the fact that ancient Indians considered womanhood as a very important aspect of any civilization or culture. But the recent incidents that have been happening in the country is disturbing and a disgrace to this …

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Trying to Connect the Dots?? But still Clueless


It has been a long time since I posted something in blog and I didn't notice it until a friend of mine pointed it out to me that I haven't made any 2013 posts. So I started of thinking about topic on which I can blog. I thought about some technical stuff, I thought about …

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Shifting to a New Domain www.thebeautifullmind.com


Dear Readers, I would like to thank all of my readers, who have supported me by reading, encouraging and criticizing, my work. At this juncture I would like to inform you all that I have a new web domain http://www.thebeautifullmind.com and my blog will be available at that address ( It still will be available …

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2012 in review, Thanks To all my readers


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 5,300 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 9 years to get …

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