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With the built in tools and easily available libraries like curl, xargs, convert,pup it makes it easy to perform web scraping. Let’s go through and example with the tools and libraries mentioned and see how we can use them to scrape a manga website.

Manga Scraper

We are going to scrape from…


Introduction

The standard way of consuming an API is to use an API key with the provided SDK of a particular service. However there are times whereby we want access to private API endpoints which are not available. …


Introduction

The standard way of consuming an API is to use an API key with the provided SDK of a particular service. However there are times whereby we want access to private API endpoints which are not available. …


Recently I came across Caddy. “Caddy 2 is a powerful, enterprise-ready, open source web server with automatic HTTPS written in Go” as stated on their website. It boasts many features like reverse-proxy, load balancing and what caught my eye was automatic HTTPS cert renewal.

How I usually renew my HTTPS…


I had been using NodeJS ever since the first version was released. The benefits of NodeJS is no doubt a lot but recently some projects have changed my mind.

When I started programming about 6 years ago, Java, Python, Ruby were the leaders in backend development. I studied Java in…


There are many usage of Telegram nowadays other than just using it just as an instant text messaging app. Telegram is essentially a search engine on its own, like Google.

If you are on your mobile and reading this, click on the following link and it will open the specific…


In my work, there are times when I deploy devices running on Android at a distant location. Sometimes having a shell is useful for debugging or doing some updates to the device.

Here, I propose one possible solution using a few different applications.

The List

When thinking of the solution, I try…


To include a QR Code in a Sheet, we usually use an image. The process gets tedious if we want to generate dynamic QR Code as the values in our sheets change.

Hence, I have created a simple REST service which takes in the text and outputs a QR Image…


People always compare Android as an easy to customize operating system. Compared to iOS which has a lot of limitations. But there are always workarounds.

In this article, I will share with you how I made a Youtube Downloader with available apps.

If you do not know, iOS 13 introduced…


Hacking Animal Restaurant

Recently I was playing Animal Restaurant and find it really cute and interesting. The game started off without much effort. Low-level items weren’t that expensive and didn’t took that much time to earn. …

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