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Let's build a simple notepad app for Android

In this post, you are going to learn to make a basic notepad app. This is a great project to get to grips with because it will lend itself to a range of alternative uses as similar concepts can be used to create SMS apps, email apps and anything that requires text input. This will allow us to look …

Note-Taking

The village divided by a border

Without social media or mobile phones, estranged family members exchange recorded video messages on flash drives, sent by post.<p>When the first tourist arrived in Turtuk, a tiny farming village nestled between snow-topped mountains in India’s far northwestern region of Ladakh, he was greeted with …

Indian Army

Three surprising countries making world-class whisky

In the video above, drinks writers Neil Ridley and Joel Harrison discuss three surprising countries making world-class whisky – India, Australia and Taiwan – looking at how their specific flavours are achieved through their various distillation processes and the distinct personalities of each …

10 Hidden Destinations in South India That Have Been Ignored For Far Too Long

Our incredible <b>India</b> still has its best secrets hidden. Unexplored and untouched, South India awaits all travellers planning a rather offbeat getaway. …

How The 20 Jews Left In Kolkata Are Using Food To Keep Their Culture Alive

As borders shrink in an increasingly globalized world, some unique communities are nearing extinction. The Jews of Calcutta are one of them.<p>As the capital of British India in the late 1800s and early 1900s, Calcutta in eastern India was once a migrant hub. Communities such as the Parsis, Armenians, …

Discoverer - the metal-detector robot - The MagPi Magazine

We’ve seen all sorts of Pi-powered robots in our time, but the Discoverer is the first with a built-in metal detector. Mounted on a PVC pipe arm in …

Pablo Escobar’s son shares a list of inaccuracies about ‘Narcos’ on Facebook

It looks like Pablo Escobar’s son Sebastian Marroquin just finished catching up on Netflix’s hit show <i>Narcos—</i>and he is not happy about it.<p>The second …

Crime

Build a Voice Controlled Outlet with Raspberry Pi and Apple’s Swift

Ever wish you could control all of your electronics with a simple command, or just the push of a button? Well, armed with a Raspberry Pi, a smart …

Raspberry Pi

How to Build a Portable Hacking Station with a Raspberry Pi and Kali Linux

GIF<p>Cracking Wi-Fi passwords, spoofing accounts, and testing networks for exploits is all fun enough, but if you want to take the show on the road, …

These 'Game of Thrones' Season 6 visual effects will take your breath away

The amount of work that goes into a show like <i>Game of Thrones</i> — particularly a single battle sequence — is pretty insane.<p>iLoura, an Australian visual …

TV Series

KFC 'Watt a Box' lets you charge your devices while you nosh

If you needed further proof that we are indeed living in the future, KFC has just introduced a box for its 5-in-1 meal that features USB, micro-USB and Lightning connections — and even includes the cables — to charge your mobile devices.<p>Currently, the box is only available in Mumbai, and they …