El Capitan - First Impressions

18 Aug 2014

I recently updated to the OS X Yosemite developer preview on my macbook air and I’ve been loving it so far. It’s smooth and there are only a few bugs. All my software run fine & overall it doesn’t feel like a developer preview.

Material Design & Android L

26 Jun 2014

I watched the live keynote from the ongoing Google I/O conference on YouTube yesterday and was really impressed by the things announced there.. from Android wear to Android auto, and Android TV.

How I upgraded my Nexus to Android 4.4.4 without losing root, files (and Xposed Framework)

23 Jun 2014

I just got the OTA for Android 4.4.4 on my Nexus 4. It could have been as easy as installing the update and rebooting my device, but the problem was that my phone was rooted. If I had installed the OTA directly I could have ended up with a boot-loop or have to re-root and installed apps all over again . I’ve had a similar experience in the past.

The perfect mail app for mac

21 Jan 2014

Ever since Google acquired and ceased development of Sparrow, I’ve been looking for that mail app that would take it’s place on my dock.

My Setup (2014)

06 Jan 2014

I got inspired to write this after replying to this post on Designer News. I have a very light setup and I prefer to keep it that way because I move around a lot.

Xposed Framework for Android

31 Dec 2013

I just love Android. I recently rooted my phone & installed Xposed. Xposed is a framework of modules that install functionalities you would normally get by flashing a ROM. So, for instance you can change the color of the icons in your status bar, or disable the annoying unsafe volume warning, or add a reboot option to the power menu, without flashing a ROM.