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My Article In Infokairali Magazine on Localization

About Lately, I've been volunteering for Swathanthra Malayalam Project (SMC). I took up the initiative in revamping KDE localization which was dorminant for many years. More about how, why I started this is in this Twitter thread. We were successful in pushing new Malayalam localization to the wide range of KDE products. November 1 is the birthday of Kerala state of India. Kerala was formed on the basis of the language spoken, Malayalam.

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Varnam, An Editor To Easily Type Malayalam & Other Indian Languages

Today, I'm introducing Varnam Editor, an easy software for you to write Malayalam and other Indian languages. It is easily installable for GNU/Linux distros like Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, Archlinux etc. Technically, it's an editor for transliterating Indian languages. Varnam Editor uses an existing library called Varnam and makes it easy to install & use. Transliteration From Wikipedia : Transliteration is a type of conversion of a text from one script to another that involves swapping letters (thus trans- + liter-) in predictable ways (such as α → a, д → d, χ → ch, ն → n or æ → ae).

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Manglish, a Malayalam to Manglish Converter Android App

I'm happy to announce a new Android app called "Manglish", it's an app to convert Malayalam text to Manglish. Download From Play Store Download APK (3MB) It's a GNU GPL v3 licensed completely free software app with no ads thanks to the donors. Kept it as light as possible. Manglish When Malayalam text is written with English letters, it's called Manglish. Not to be confused with Malaysian pidgin language.

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InstaLV - Live Stream To Instagram From Computer

Instagram allows you to livestream from the phone only. And that too from the camera which means you can't add extra effects, overlays or cool stuff like that. If you could livestream from the computer, you can customize the livestream video as you like. Similar to livestreams on YouTube or Twitch. I was bored and was thinking of cool projects to do. I just got into Instagram and was checking it out.

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OpenStreetMap Mapathon on Software Freedom Day 2018

I mentioned about me working with the FOSS club of my college in a recent post. Well, we're getting more active ! On Software Freedom Day 2018, we did an OpenStreetMap mapathon. OpenStreetMap (OSM) is a collaborative project to create a free editable map of the world. Unlike Google Maps, OSM is completely open source. Its data can be accessed and used by anyone. Because of this, many softwares and organizations use OSM.

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New Theme Brenton

It’s been some time since I have been active on this blog. For the past months, I had been paying little attention to my blog. It’s because I was busy with other projects and school of course. From now on, I’ll try to make the blog more active. As a first step, I have updated the theme. This is the third update to the theme. The previous themes were named "Subin’s Blog V1" & "Subin’s Blog V2".

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Drupal 8 HTML5 Initiative

HTML5 is the newest HTML version and it has tons of new features. New input types, output & input (audio, video) and many more. It is now absolutely necessary for projects to move to HTML5 to enjoy new features. Drupal is also converting to HTML5 in the upcoming stable 8.0 release. Drupal has started the HTML5 Initiative to convert Drupal to HTML5. Now, this will upgrade Drupal into new heights.

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Reproducing Drupal Contact Module Issue

This post contains information regarding the Drupal Core issue. This post will explain how the bug was reproduced and how the test patch was created. The bug was "Wrong message displayed after contact form mail(s) cannot be sent". Requires Drupal 8.0 Contact Module Note that URLs mentioned in this post "http://mydrupalsite.com/" is the URL of your Drupal installation and "/mydrupalsite" is the folder location of Drupal installation.

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GOD Is Open Source

This is just my opinion. Say what you think about this using the comments. There are many many religions in the world and we are all part of a religion (or not). But, whatever the religion we are in, we all have a single GOD. A GOD who created atoms to the biggest mammal in Earth. All religions are just a path to GOD. Every religion points to GOD and whatever religion we choose, we all reach a single place.

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