Recently I began working on a large puzzle. Through the process, I found many similarities between puzzling and programming and wanted to draw some parallels between them.
Recently I ran into a situation where I wanted to be able to send a request to the back-end of a web application that would not be strictly possible for a user via the UI. In this post, I will explain the importance of having a good understanding of how to send different type of AJAX requests from the browser console and provide some examples for doing so.
There’s something in the air in Bangalore. Maybe it’s the particles of pollution which give the city one of the worst air quality indices in the world. Maybe it’s the dust and dirt from all the construction projects, as every block seems to have either a tear down or a build up underway. Maybe it’s something else though, a spirit of high tech innovation and entrepreneurship previously unbeknownst to the Indian subcontinent.
In this post, we'll learn how to toggle between two icons using AJAX, a lovely extendable piece of code that can prove useful for a wide variety of projects and scenarios.
Recently I was tasked with the seemingly simple task of running an alter table to update the data type of a table. However, because the table had tens of millions of rows I soon discovered the task would not be so easy to solve. In this post, I'll explain the solution: creating an archive version of the table.