[Video] Access WhatsApp on your Tablet and Phone Simultaneously

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in Android, Uncategorized, Video, Whatsapp | 0 comments

Hey Folks,

Recently I got a Nexus 7(2013) WiFi tablet and out of curiosity wanted to install WhatsApp Messenger. There are plenty of methods available online which requires either rooting or installing the messenger through the APK file.

Thanks to WhatsApp Web we can access it on our tablet! Let’s see how to achieve it:

Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your tablet

Step 2: From options menu, tick the Request Desktop Site. 

Step 3: Open web.whatsapp.com

Step 4: Scan the QR Code using your phone having your WhatsApp

Step 5: Now you can access your WhatsApp Messenger simultaneously on your tablet and phone

I’ve prepared a video with the screenshots. Do check it out 🙂

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An Evening with MongoDB

Posted by on Oct 6, 2013 in MongoDB | 0 comments

Few months back, I was planning for my major project at college. I was pretty confused since I didn’t wanted to work with PHP and MySQL that was the time when Abhishek suggested about MongoDB. Initially I faced a little bit difficulty due to the transition from schema to schema-less database. The best part that kept to hooked to it was the simplicity since it allows to keep the focus on the application and the database automatically adapts to the changes. Now after working on MongoDB for quite a long time and tackling various issues I thought of writing this article. It is divided into four phases consisting of Installation and Configuration, Working with MongoDB Shell, Working with PHP and MongoDB, and finally Working with node.js and MongoDB. This article is dedicated to the Facebook Group of MongoDB Developers, check link at the end of the article.

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Disaster Management for a Web Developer

Posted by on Jul 1, 2013 in VPS | 0 comments

In today’s world, everyone owns a blog but have we ever wondered that what are we going to do in case of a disaster leading to loss of all the content? Just imagine a scenario where a popular blog crashes and all data is lost. We are living in a world where things are expected to happen instantly and at every point of time there are 1000+ alternatives for a given item. So to beat this situation we must be well prepared else we would end up messing up everything.

Recently while working on a newspaper’s website, I was wondering that what if all the content is lost since how much can we trust the cloud; is a big question? I ended up writing a script which would dump the MySQL database and would create a final archive with the content and database dump. Finally this archive is transferred to another server.

Now this script also has many limitations and issues but at least solves the purpose. The main focus is to handle some uncertain situations and secondly implementing a backup script on a server isn’t a rocket science but at least helps us prepare to handle a disaster.

Finally I would like to request everyone to suggest more functions to the backup script as well as try installing it on their servers. In today’s world to actually create a difference one only needs to follow some basic tricks of trade which does the magic. Happy Coding 🙂

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Android Development 101

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012 in Android, Mobile App Development | 1 comment

Recently I had attended a conference EMERGE OUT Delhi by NASSCOM. One of the speaker in the conference was Mr. Rajan Anandan who is the Managing Director of Google India! His best words were, if you want to be a successful in next 2-3 years then switch to mobile application development and as a company if you wish to become a millionaire or billionaire then hire 100 mobile application developers. His words motivated me a lot and forced me to start learning mobile application development.

Let’s find out that how can we actually start diving deep into learning Android:

1. developer.android.com

This website is sufficient for someone to learning android app development. It acts as a guide which covers from soups to nuts of android development. It also has a training feature where step by step methods are used.

2. TheNewBoston Channel on YouTUBE (Thanks to Abhishek Gahlot for sharing)

As per Mr. Anandan in the coming times, 90% of a website’s content will be video. Since every likes watching a video. So the above mentioned channel has 200 videos for dedicated android training.

The above mentioned resources are more than sufficient for someone who wish to learn android.

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