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Musing #47: Shipping from AliExpress to India

AliExpress has always been a go-to marketplace for low-value, utilitarian items. However, since time immemorial, there have been two primary concerns about AliExpress – quality and delivery. Many years ago, I remember the sellers being abusive and you didn’t always get what […]

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Review #48: PQI My Lockey Fingerprint Reader ★★★★☆

Biometrics has made device security really accessible, though it doesn’t alleviate security concerns as a whole due to the limited number of publicly viewable (and accessible) body parts that each one has at their disposal. Still, it managed to revolutionise the world […]

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Musing #46: Saitek R440 Force Feedback Wheel

There are some items that you hold fond memories of but there comes a time when you have to let it go. I suppose I am attaching a bit too much emotion to an inanimate object, but the Saitek R440 Force Feedback […]

Musing #45: Creating a visual dashboard using Qlik Sense

Lately, I have been in to Qlik Sense and was looking to create a single page dashboard for publicly available information. The most logical place to head to was Kaggle and keeping in line with my previous post concerning US-India, I decided […]

Musing #43: Some cables are more equal than others

Purchasing cables online is a tricky proposition. This is the reason why I have a USB voltage/current tester in my possession to ascertain a cable’s mettle. I normally restrict myself to Amazon fulfilled orders so that I can return a cable should […]