Thoughts & Stories

By Amitosh Swain Mahapatra

Invoking Executables from PHP, Safely

PHP is a versatile language, but often we face the need to execute an external program to accomplish a task, not easily done using PHP.

Hello Jekyll!

Because nothing is sweet as loading a site full of goodies powered by static html from a server, rocket fast!

GitHub Has Nuked Me!

On a fine Saturday morning, as usual I visited my club, opened my laptop. Logged in to Github. Went through a login screen. All fine till now and bam! A huge banner appeared on my screen.

Making a Chocolate Cake

Last weekend I went around the kitchen with a plan of making something new. My friend has been telling to try making a cake and finally I thought it is the time. I went on to make a cake — chocolate cake. Yes I like chocolate very much! I haven’t prepared a cake before. It was going to be a new experience for me, and I was excited!I asked mama for the recipe, did a bit googling and finally found a easy one here .

The Rose Plant!

It takes a great care to raise a plant. From planting the seed to watering it, taking care of weeds and looking after the frostbites.