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Ishan Karve

About Ishan Karve

Ishan Karve is just an every day normal guy next door who happens to be an Electronics Engineer by profession and dabbles with PHP, Javascript, C++ and python. His interests vary as seasons change.. they change from astronomy to soul searching. This site is just a reflection of what he does to keep his mind engaged when he is not occupied by work and family. He is an extremely objective guy and is always ready for some good arguments.. of course over a glass of 40% proof alcohol.

Plane Spotting: ADS-B Plane Director Script

Phew! Been a while since I have posted something on my blog. Well, that does not mean that I have been too busy or idling around. Just that my work-life balance was heavily tilted towards the work side. Excuses aside, for … Continue reading

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Simple Script to Download epaper from Deccan Chronicle

Wanted to download epapers in pdf from Deccan Chronicle.. Look no further… Click to download the script Deccan_Chronicle_New_Jul13 How to get it running Copy the script to your Linux desktop go to command prompt using terminal type following commands cd ~/Desktop chmod +x Deccan_Chronicle_New_Jul13.sh … Continue reading

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Fun with IR Transmitter: Transmitting Sony SIRC protocol remote commands using TI Launchpad MSP-EXP430G2

Simple code to transmit SONY remote control commands using Launchpad. The code can used to make your own IR Blaster. The code is not elegant but is certainly functional. This code would not have been possible without the lucid explanation … Continue reading

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Jupiter with its four moons

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Linux bash script client for 24Online

This script emulates HTTP client login for 24Online broadband billing gateway. You can download the script here scriptRoam. The script uses curl and hence curl is required to be installed on your linux box.  I have not tested the script on … Continue reading

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