The best gift for your kids this holiday season: a Raspberry Pi

It’s that time of the year again, when mommy, daddy, extended family, and friends help perpetuate the myth of Santa Claus by purchasing gifts for the mini-humans among us. Most kids, especially the younger ones, will get some playthings. Many will get clothes, among which there would be an epochal amount of sweaters nobody genuinely …

Best Image Editors For Ubuntu in 2020

You might have searched for the best image editors for Ubuntu in 2020 and fell upon dozens of articles bundling a bunch of applications in the same bag. One reason is that the term image editor can mean many things. Still, it’s wrong presenting different applications as if they’re the same thing without explaining where …

Top 5 Linux distros for beginners in 2020

Search for the best Linux distribution for beginners, and you will find dozens of articles that talk about the same thing. They present a list of distributions each article’s writer believes are relatively “easy” for “Linux beginners.” All of them share the same problem, though, and this is where my list differs: they don’t define …

How to Implement Caching in Sinatra/Ruby Apps

Sinatra is a lightweight web framework for Ruby. It’s a DSL that you can easily learn to build web applications faster or create apis that can easily serve millions of requests per day, while using least amount of RAM and CPU cycles (as compare to Ruby on Rails or other ruby frameworks). In this article, …

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 …