CryptoDonate, The Donation Button For CryptoCurrencies

CryptoDonate is a JavaScript (vanilla JS) library to embed a donation button for cryptocurrency. It doesn’t require any external library and is very lightweight. I created it to replace my existing BTC donation button in my blog. DemoDownload Features Supports BTC, LTC, ETH, XMR Lightweight Have an embed script Easy usage Supports theming Widget You can simply add the CryptoDonate widget to your blog or site by using this Widget…

How To Cache GPG Passphrase In Ubuntu

I got into Debian packaging and one of the most brutal part was to type in the GPG secret key’s password every time I sign a package. I wasted a lot of time typing my long password. I searched a lot to cache my password for some time after I type it once. All of them said to edit gpg-agent.conf, but none of them worked for my fresh installation of …

17 Years Of Revolving Around The Sun

Sweet 17 ! The age in between an adult and juvenile. I’m going to take a relook at my 16th year. Coding Lobby 1.0 was released. That was a trough one. Francium logSys 0.7 was released Updates to Francium voice Release of Francium Diffsocket & Francium Star Many more contributions to FOSS I could have done more if there was less school. I also got into Android programming and released…

Google Code In 2016

Google Code In is a contest run by Google for teenagers (13-17) to promote contributing to open source projects. It is like Google Summer Of Code, but for teenagers who are not in colleges. This is my 4th time in Code In and it was fantastic just like before. Here’s a summary : 2013 – Wikimedia 2014 – Drupal 2015 – Ubuntu 2016 – Wikimedia This year (2016), I chose…

Draw Animated Christmas Tree In Bash

It’s Christmas again and you’ll be receiving all kinds of greetings. How about greeting them back with a fancy way ? Show off your nerdiness with this super cool Christmas Tree in Bash. All you need is a Linux/Unix terminal with bash installed. Most systems come with bash. So, you don’t have to install anything for this ! Here’s how it looks : Christmas Tree in Bash First of all…

An Interview With GNUKhata Developer Krishnakant Mane

This is my first interview with a person. I don’t do interviews normally. But when I read about Krishnakant Mane I wanted to know more about him. So I contacted him by email and got the response within an hour. The guy is really hooked up with computers ! Krishnakant Mane is blind, but that didn’t stop him from coding. He created and maintains the GNUKhata project, a free and…