The Beautiful Chaos of Indian Roads

I’d like to introduce you to an Indian motovlogging channel called “Biking In India“. It’s a YouTube channel that explores the streets of Chennai, and beyond. I’ve ridden the same bike for 11 years, and been through quite a few silly incidents with it in that time. Like this one. Through it all, one experience … Read more

Setting up php-cli for drush on Hostgator

While using Drush on a client’s website I noticed that it was showing up headers when it shouldn’t be. It was showing ugly things like this: Set-Cookie: SESSc21f969b5f03d33d43e04f8f136e7682=d4735ec22fbf70b7d55bc7bd80691ad4; expires=Sun, 02-Mar-2014 18:44:47 GMT; path=/ Expires: Sun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT Last-Modified: Fri, 07 Feb 2014 15:11:27 GMT Cache-Control: store, no-cache, must-revalidate Cache-Control: post-check=0, pre-check=0 Content-Type: … Read more

New Website – Coromandel SAS

New Business Travel website: Coromandel.co We have just launched the website www.coromandel.co. Coromandel SAS is a company based in Colombia in South America. They are a comprehensive Business travel and travel services company. Coromandel SAS aims to bring about a shift in the travel services paradigm in Colombia. Mr. Mano Chandra Dhas, is bringing his … Read more

Drupal: Installing multiple contrib modules – the easier than ‘easiest’ way

A while ago, I wrote about un-TARing multiple files in one go on the server to install multiple contrib modules for Drupal. Of course, it seemed like the easiest thing in the world back then… But then, in 2010, the world still had Kodak films in production. Now, allow me to show you the truly simplest … Read more

Much ado about Google

Google has been in my twitterstream a LOT today. Google +, Google Takeout, new Google toolbar, new homepage and SERPS designs. I think most people are likely to pay most attention to the google plus announcement, with it’s promise of ‘circles’,  hangouts, sparks and more… However, I think that the Google home page and the … Read more

College Culturals Time

Recently ChennaiParkour was invited to create a Parkour workshop for IIT-M, and even though that did not work out as planned, it has made me notice that this seems to be the time of year for college culturals. One that I’d like to point out to you, and bring your notice to is LIBA’s Chrysalis. … Read more

iXBRL – more XML based markup languages…

So along with the XMLisation of a ton of other things, comes the evolution of accounting formats into XBRL or iXBRL. It’s supposed to make filing and sharing  of accounts between systems easier for everyone… Of course, there will be the initial hiccups in the implementation, and where there is a problem, there will be … Read more