A Nerd’s Tale

A place where I can shout

  • How Design Works?

    Note: The title may be misleading, 😛 I started dabbling with graphic design back when I was in 7th grade, that time I saw someone working in Photoshop, probably was extracting a person and putting that extracted piece on top another picture, the wow moment that was and I be like I also want to do that, so got a copy of Adobe Photoshop 7, technically a pirated copy but well, Photoshop 7 was not being sold anymore back then and I was just experimenting with it, so ethically I was like, okay, it doesn’t hurt anyone, let that be so.

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  • Enough of Youtube

    “Youtube”-ing seems like a trendy hobby for most of the people of my age, vlogs seem to be taking over blogs but I don’t have the required setup to record videos nor the time to invest in making videos.

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  • A Couple of Words

    Speaking from a normal person’s point of view, do praises hurt? or if I can phrase it better, what hurts more, praise or criticism? An appropriate answer would be none, if you can take praise with your head held high you must be able to take criticism with the same attitude, right?

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  • Caring about the directories

    The story begins in PyCon India 2018, I, with a tired soul (registration desk is not a quite nice place for resting), shivering in freezing cold, after a dosage of Paracetamol, asked fhackdroid to tell me about any project which uses Go, so that I can also put some patches during devsprint.

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  • It is New Year my dudes

    If you don’t get the meme reference from the title, here is one more for you : Enough of memes, lets talk about something trendy, something that everyone is talking about cause January 2019 is all about setting up goals and resolutions, I am not being punny here.

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  • Flashback 2018

    tl;dr, Typical end of the year post as you may expect. Well, 2018 was a significantly productive year for me compared to other years, learned so many things which I wanted to, plus added more things to the bucket list for the coming year.

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  • How to Learn

    If you search the web for how to learn something, you will surely get a bunch of techniques that would help you to remember something but that is not the learning I am talking about, that is in a sense, a kind of memorization.

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  • Recreating the Marvel Intro with Python and Nuke

    Let me start this one with a story. Once there was a kid who loved to play games, after a while, he wanted to make games of his own and tada a programmer was born.

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  • Another year, nice one

    So apparently one of the oldest community in probably the whole India, celebrated its 2nd anniversary on 28th after it was revived back on 2016. And you know what, this time it was a Capture The Flag event, something new tried by the new group of people who joined hands to not let this community go in hibernation again.

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  • A Year Passes by

    ILUGD better known as India Linux Users Group - Delhi, a LUG, based in Delhi NCR. Bear in mind that it is “India” and not “Indian”, a lot of people get that incorrect, “Indian” means it is exclusively for Indians which we are obviously not, but our group is based in Delhi which comes in India so, hashtag_blah_blah.

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