Author Archives: krithik
I’d put off doing this one for two weeks, partially because the snow/ice hadn’t melted away reasonably enough to do this without special equipment (Ice Axe, Microspikes etc). The route I used was to approach the peak from the Southwest Ridge. … Continue reading
krithik.chandrashekar’s photostream on Flickr.
Most gesture recognition systems are based on line of sight and thus limits their capabilities despite recent advances (Xbox Kinect). A few folks at the University of Washington have realised a gesture recognition system from what could’ve only stemmed from … Continue reading
ldd not working for you? Frustrated that you don’t know the dependencies for your cross-compiled application? Trying to find out what libraries your GUI needs without installing everything? Compiled your ARM application on an X86 machine? For all of the above annoyances, try readelf. It … Continue reading
Just as Alice and Bob are commonly associated with communication/cryptography lingo, we have Foo and Bar for programming. The origin for the word “Foo” goes back to a 1930s comic Smokey Stover by Bill Holman. But here’s where it gets interesting, Foo also links with the popular … Continue reading