Getting started with Amazon UAM

Amazon has launched a new product in Web Advertising segment,  it’s – Unified Ad Marketplace (UAM). It aims to cater web publishers who want to take advantage of header bidding technology but do not have time or expertise to make a switch from traditional waterfall setup to managing header bidding partners on their own. List of …

What is UUID or Universally Unique Identifier ?

UUID (universally unique identifier) is a 128 bit identifier value used in Software construction for uniquely indentifying some object or entity which doesn’t require central registration process. Sometimes it is also referred as GUID ( Globally Unique Identifier). In canonical form for human readibility, it is represented by 36 character (32 alphanumberic character and 4 …

Notes – a simple note taking app for Ubuntu/Linux

Notes is a simple and minimalistic note-taking application. It’s a free and open source cross platform app. It offers a simple writing pad for entering plain text, without any style. It can be used for anything – writing short notes, poems, todo list, ideas or long articles/essays etc. Notes is build using Qt framework (an open source cross-platform …

Check for open ports using this free tool : Port Checker

Few weeks ago I created a tool : port checker – that checks for open ports. It’s a simple web app built using Sinatra (a lightweight framework in ruby) and Foundation (an advanced front end framework), over a weekend. http://portchecker.co More about this little web app It simply checks for open ports on your computer (useful …