Mar 20, 2016 - A Conversation About Schools - Part 1

It all started with @subatomic’s tweet of requiring MOOCs for primary education. I am of the view that MOOCs are like Desktop Linux. There are just round the corner to eat up colleges every time you hear about them. But this post isn’t about the MOOCs, I have no experience and hence no locus standi (I hope I used the right word) to comment about it.

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Feb 9, 2016 - Installing gluu-flask requirements.txt on Mac

Installing the requirements.txt of the gluu-flask is always a chore because of some or the other bug that crops up with the Swig related compilation of M2Crypto library.

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Oct 1, 2015 - Internet Dot Org

Yesterday one of my friends posted a message on Facebook saying he supports in InternetDotOrg initiative of Facebook and pointed to a post by Mark Zuckerberg. I had some free time and wrote a eloborate explanation so as to why it is not really a good solution for bringing internet to the unconnected masses. The following text is a repost of the same.

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Aug 22, 2015 - Python mock – Handling namespaces

Unit testing a big python application comes with its own set of worries which includes mocking calls to parts of code which we will test somewhere else.

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Jul 25, 2015 - Python Pitfalls

I was woken up today with the following question:

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