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The Knowledge Foundation, a motely group of technology enthusiasts and avid bloggers, the same bunch of folks who brought you Blogcamp, Barcamp, Proto.in and other related events have teamed up to bring you India’s first podcasting event called Podworks.in. This event, to be held next month on the 9th and the 10th at Tidel Park, […]


Whenever you discover yourself with longer than normal startup times after you upgraded to the new Firefox 3.5, you might have contracted a bug where Firefox 3.5 acquires the haphazardness it demands for protection purposes on Windows operating systems. The operation postulates scanning a few temporary files (folders), searching for information typically contributed by operating […]


I am a hardcore computer user and sit and work in it for hours and hours together. Most of the people who work in the internet and the software industry are like this. Working on continuously like this will lead to a lot of disorders in the long run. Many things like neck pain, back […]


Merry Christmas to all readers of Bothack and let us start something productive now so that we enter the new year with a great opening. Many of you might have got some creative idea in your mind but there may be lot of things which will be preventing up from carrying on with that venture. […]


The examples below are for beginners in C/C++ with some basic knowledge of the windows – API. 1. Global hook Hook: A hook is a point in the system message-handling mechanism where an application can install a subroutine to monitor the message traffic in the system and process certain types of messages before they reach […]


Following the events where Kathy Sierra, a popular geek blogger had to cancel conference visits because of the death threats that were issued to her, things have come to a head. Chris Locke a.k.a Rageboy, the person behind the forum where the threats supposedly originated and Kathy Sierra issued a joint statement on CNN last […]


Mobile Monday Chennai happened today at IIT Madras. The meet was scheduled for 3 hours starting at 10 am. However, since the venue was practically not accessible for it was hidden in between a forest without any sign-board to help the participants, the event got delayed by half an hour waiting for folks to come. […]


Mobile Monday Chennai edition is scheduled to happen on the 6th of May (tomorrow), which incidentally is a Sunday at IIT Madras. This sure does make the event a bit humorous since Mobile Monday on a Sunday turns out to be the expansion of MMS (The phenomenon which made mobile camera phones popular in India). […]


Justin Rudd has a funny account of his experiences attending Amazon’s interview. A snippet The next day, I get a call from a senior developer. He explains what the process will be and how long it will take. The very first question – why do you want to work at Amazon? Now I knew this […]


Greeting Bothack readers and technology enthusiasts. Thank you all for patronizing our blog. Since this blog was started back in January 2006, we have come a long way. We are barely 10,000 away from reaching the magical 500,000 visitors mark. In this regard, we plan to ramp up the look of the site and also […]