How to Set up a Free SSL Certificate for Your WordPress Blog

Hey guys! Recently I read a book “The Art of Invisibility” by Kevin Mitnick, a well known hacker and security expert. In one of the chapters he talks about how important it is to secure your website with an SSL certificate. Have no clue about what I am talking about? When you visit a website on your browser, you would’ve seen a green padlock icon before the URL. The green lock signifies the presence of an SSL certificate and websites that have them often start with “https://“ In this post, I am going to explain what is SSL? why is it…

Nokia 3310 has made a comback

In an event today at the Mobile World Congress, Nokia has unveiled a series of Android powered smartphones Nokia 3, 5, and 6. Before ending the event, they launched the much expected Nokia 3310 for the masses. The phone took the iconic block design of the old Nokia 3310 and re-imagined it for the new generation. The phone looks sleek, vibrant and reassures us with the quality of Nokia. The phone will have a 2.4 inch polarized screen, which makes it vibrant and readable even in bright sunlight. The device is packed with 1200 mAh battery, which according to Nokia…

BharatQR – India’s new cashless payment system

Yesterday, in a small event, RBI introduced BharatQR, a new payment system for India. This app will use QR code (quick response code) to make payments. This will be similar to scanning a Paytm QR code at a shop near you. You might ask “why bring in a new system if we already have one in practice?” The answer is, till now different networks offer different QR codes. The QR code from paytm wont be the same as the QR code from a UPI app. RBI wants to avoid this with BharatQR. This would be very useful for small merchants…

Deciphering a girl’s profile on Tinder: Mission impossible

Tinder is slowly picking up pace in India. For those who don’t know what is Tinder, it is a popular online matchmaking/dating app that lets you find singles in your area. Based on your location, you will be shown pictures of single men/women in your area and if you like them you swipe right and if you don’t you swipe left. If they also like you, then you get to chat inside the app. You can then decide to go on a date, or if you find the person boring, you break it off and move on to swiping the…

4 essential free apps for mobile photography

Almost everybody uses a smartphone these days, and this has tremendously increased the amount of images that we share every day. Every social platform we knew of has brought in features for their users to share images. And, everybody wants their photo to look pretty before they share them on social media. This made me think of sharing a few words about a couple of mobile apps that are very helpful for me in processing the images I shoot these days. Even though the mobile-only method sounds unconventional to many, I stand by it for a few reasons. Easy of use…

DERETEL : The Future of Shopping

During the beginning of the internet age, CEO of Apple computer Steve jobs gave an interview to the wired magazine. During the interview he was asked about the power of internet and its applications in the future, he told that internet will play a major role in commerce. He visualized a day where people can pay and buy things online. A couple of decades his dream came true. Thanks to sites like amazon and eBay which completely revolutionized the way we shop. The online shopping fever also caught up in India recently with the launch of sites like flipkart, jabong,…