Configuring Git in Windows, Linux or Mac

This is one of the post from Git series

  1. Understand Git and its benefits
  2. Install Git in Windows, Linux or Mac
  3. Configuring Git in Windows, Linux or Mac

This configuration we are going to do will contain information of your system and your contact information so that any other developer working on same project can know that which feature is developed by which guy and how he/she can contact him/her.

Configuration is good for debugging purpose also so that you can forward bug reports for particular feature to its developer. Let’s setup our identity on git.

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Install Git on Windows, Mac or Linux

This is one of the post from Git series

  1. Understand Git and its benefits
  2. Install Git in Windows, Linux or Mac
  3. Configuring Git in Windows, Linux or Mac

This article will guide you to install gig on Windows or Linux or Mac. We’ll see basic git first and then will move to how Github, other git platform and GUI clients works.

And I forgot to mention in our first article that Git is developed by Linus Torvalds when he was developing linux. There are millions of developers and programmers now following the git workflow and managing their code more efficiently than before. Collaborating with thousands of other developers is easiest while using git.

git installation guide for windows mac and linux

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[Solved] Visual Post editor is not working after WordPress 3.9 update

Well this is not a proper solution but I got this quick and temporary solution which ‘may’ work for you too. People are facing some issues with post or visual editor after updating wordpress to 3.9 ‘Smith’. First of all I thought it as a glitch on my side only, then I started getting same issue on all of my blogs after updating to Smith. Search a bit WordPress forums and found following things that worked for me. All the best, I hope it’ll work for you too. :)

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Understand Git and its benefits.

This is one of the post from Git series

  1. Understand Git and its benefits.
  2. Install Git in Windows, Linux or Mac.
  3. Configuring Git in Windows, Linux or Mac

Git is a great way to manage code, lots of code and with people around the world. You can work on single project along with other thousands of developers from around the world.

Well, you may ask there are lots of sites explaining git in depth. One of which is git-scm.com itself. So why to write one more article for it? Actually those are from expert’s or pro-dev’s perspective while this one would be from beginner’s perspective ( me! 😀 ).

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[Critical] Check your site against Heart Bleed Bug.

Heart Bleed Bug has found in OpenSSL library recently which is called massive and critical bug to the entire Internet. OpenSSL is a library which helps web devs to implement Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS), generally known as SSL/TLS.

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Charge your smartphone fast : in about 30 seconds

Yes, this revolutionary charger is being developed by a Israel-based startup called StoreDot. They shows demo on Samsung Galaxy S4 (in below video). If this is going to be real, it’d be better than imagination :D. It could change the way we use our phones. No fear of low batteries anymore.

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Evernote for Ubuntu : 6 Alternative Clients

I was getting many ideas to write articles on and wanted to keep them organized in a list until I get when I can start my quill. And there is no better option than Evernote, as far as I talk about apps I have tested for note keeping. This one is the best uptil now.

Actually I have changed my OS from Windows to Ubuntu few months back and from that point I am installing every favorite software I had on Windows, few of them have linux version, few of them have only alternatives. Unfortunately Evernote doesn’t have version for linux as of now but we have an alternative called, Everpad. Continue reading Evernote for Ubuntu : 6 Alternative Clients

[Solved] : Font render problem in Chrome Version 33.0.1750

Update: 

WordPress plugin to fix  webkit (chrome and safari) font rendering issue : Chrome Font Rendering Fix

I was working on a WordPress theme to integrate Twitter Bootstrap into it when I happened to notice this bug or whatever but it was really annoying. If you have the same problem of fonts don’t load or render when you load a page in chrome or safari then you’re not alone. Plus, we got a temporary solution too.

Here is a great in-details article if you want to go deep to understand the problem. Bulletproofing @font-face web fonts by SixRevision. And if you don’t want to read a research and want a quick solution, pick up the javascript I have included in this article and put it before .

Chrome Font Rendering Bug

When you load it looks like following screenshot

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Konami Cheat Code Easter Egg on Google

Konami Code is the famous button input sequence to unlock cheat modes in games like Gradius, Contra and Castlevania etc. Now Google has also included it though it won’t unlock cheat mode but it certainly a fun to do.

When you speak following sequence in Google

‘Up up down down left right left right’ Google will respond with following voice message

‘ Cheat mode unlocked. Unlimited free Google searches. ‘

Here is a video that demonstrates it made by Barry Schwartz and this easter egg was first spotted by Pierre Far. Continue reading Konami Cheat Code Easter Egg on Google

This Superman GoPro Video is going Viral like Wildfire.

Just watched this video of Superman flying with GoPro and I just can’t help myself to go to bed without sharing it.

superman-gopro-video-how

Corridor Digital team has made this video, which is a small team of Internet-video creators, led by directors Sam Gorski and Niko Pueringer and produced by Jake Watson.  They are specialized in dreaming up sci-fi, action, and video game-inspired YouTube videos, jam-packed with stunning VFX and movie-like cinematography. Here is their YouTube channel

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