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It’s a trap

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My recent reading ventures took me to Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari. This is a book that I started a few years ago but left it unfinished. Picking up again, I feel ashamed to have left it unread. A non-fiction, this book is pretty amazing in how it deals with complex ideas of anthropology in straight-forward and lucid way.

Spotify with VPN on Android

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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...

My Favorite Tasker Profiles (Part 2) – Random Wallpapers

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There are several tutorials in the wild that lets you set random wallpapers with Tasker. But most of the tutorials have a common drawback: you need to name the wallpaper files in a certain fashion (mostly with numbers). But this is a daunting task if you have a large collection of wallpapers. So I have devised a simple way for Tasker to cycle through available wallpapers and choose a random one...

My Favorite Tasker Profiles (Part 1)

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I have said it before and I’ll say this again: if you are not using Tasker on Android, you are not fully aware of the things your smartphone is capable of. Tasker is probably the single most powerful application in the entire Play Store. When it comes to automation, Tasker is all you need. Here I am going to share some of my favorite Tasker profiles. (This is part one.)

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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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