Category: Programming

How to get help in a Coding Test

How to get help in a Coding Test

Coding tests have been the standard way of measuring a candidate’s programming ability in the IT industry. They can be challenging for both students and working professionals alike. Practically speaking, knowing what inbuilt functions are available or what are all the methods an Object exposes could help you come up […]

Remind Fit –  An android activity reminder

Remind Fit – An android activity reminder

Ever-since I started at MIT Manipal for my Master’s degree I’ve been keeping really busy. I developed this app for an assignment at my University and learnt loads about how Alarms, notifications and permissions worked in Android and I also learnt a great deal about android activity life-cycle. Remind Fit […]

QR codes in Laravel [A Complete Guide]

QR codes in Laravel [A Complete Guide]

QR-code is a machine-readable code consisting of an array of black and white squares, typically used for storing URLs or other information for reading by the camera on a smart phone. Let me show you how you can generate different types of QR codes in Laravel. QR codes in Laravel: I […]

getopt – command line arguments in Python [Part 2]

getopt – command line arguments in Python [Part 2]

In the last article we learnt how to handle command line arguments in Python using sys.argv. We also noticed that it is not the ideal solution if your use case is a bit more complex. Now let’s see getopt,- a python module which builds on sys.argv. getopt provides us with […]

sys.argv – command line arguments in Python [Part 1]

sys.argv – command line arguments in Python [Part 1]

In the programming world, an expression often comes across that “a problem can be solved in many different ways”. Hence the programmer has to decide which solution is best for him/her.  Same holds true if you want to process Command Line Arguments (CLA) in Python. There can be many options […]