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Beware, it’s .dev!


I have been living under a rock for sometime, so far as web-dev is concerned. My day job keeps me busy and the rest of the time is for family. Learned a couple of new tech stuff in the meantime but didn’t follow the news. And I paid the price.

Delusional and Demotivated


Time and again life presents itself in forms that is not only hard to fathom but also difficult to endure. It is one such episode that I am sailing through currently. There are days when life seems so beautiful, so enchanting; then there are those when it feels more gloomy than a dark room with no doors.

Spotify with VPN on Android


Spotify is my go-to app when it comes to music streaming. It’s free, it has a good collection of music. But unfortunately, Spotify is not yet available in India. So, if you are in India and want to listen to your favorite music on Spotify, your only way out is a VPN from Spotify-supported countries. (Spotify needs a supported country IP when a user signs up, but after that you don’t...

Downloading MP3 Files with Python


My wife has a beautiful pink iPod shuffle which she loves to listen music from, on her daily commute. She got bored with the songs and wanted a new playlist. I was entrusted with downloading new songs. Yep, all pirated. Now, downloading songs these days is a really boring stuff given the amount of bandwidth and apps like Spotify. So, I decided to automate the whole affair.

টুকরো টুকরো কথা

আজ কিছু একটা লিখব ভাবছিলাম। কিন্তু কি লিখব সেটা ভেবে পাচ্ছিলাম না। আমার লিনাক্সটা তে আবার বাংলা লেখাও যায় না। তাই আজ ঠিক করলাম যে ভাবেই হোক আজ বাংলা তে লেখার ব্যবস্থাটা করতেই হবে। হলো বটে, তবে জমল না। এত দিন অভ্রতে লিখে আজ প্রভাতে লিখতে বেশ কষ্টই হচ্ছে বইকি। তবে এটাও মানতে হবে যে মানুষ আসলে অভ্যেসের দাস। তাই আজ আগডুম বাগডুম লিখতেই বসেছি। দেখি কতটা অভ্যেস হয় আজ একদিনে।



I think it was the summer of 2004 or 2005. I am not very sure about the year. I went to a friend’s place during the summer vacation. It was long before households had access to internet, mp3. Even audio CDs were a elite affair. My friend used to buy tons of audio cassettes the relics of which can be still be found in some houses kept as a memento of the days gone by. All his music...

About Me

A very complicated simple person. Jack of all trades, master of a few. Loves to read books and well-written code. Fluently speaks several languages including JavaScript, PHP, Java, English, Bengali etc. Listens to loads of music everyday. PhD in mood-swing. Chess Grandmaster of disaster.

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