Ramashish Baranwal

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Scan your app to find and fix OWASP Top 10 - 2017 vulnerabilities

Today's modern web applications are more than a match for most desktop PC applications and continue to push boundaries by taking advantage of …

Video: 5 very young entrepreneurs you should keep an eye on

These five entrepreneurs – aged 25 and under – are already building big things.5 Southeast Asia entrepreneurs 25 and underHere are 5 very young …

Entrepreneurship

5 Of The World's Safest Holiday Destinations

Successful people “think” success all the time. That is why their goals are firmly lodged in their subconscious. The subconscious is brilliant at …

Motivation

DIY Project: Tiered Hanging Pots

When you collect as many things as I do, floor and table space can quickly become precious commodities. Having shelves full of plants is just not …

Arduino PWM solar charge controller

How to make very small, simple and cheap <b>PWM solar charge controller with Arduino Pro Mini</b> for 12V off-grid installations. The size of circuit board …

Arduino

$2 Arduino. The ATMEGA328 as a stand-alone. Easy, cheap and very small. A complete guide.

In this instructable you will learn how to use the Arduino ATMEGA328 microcontroller chip as a stand-alone microcontroller. They cost only 2 bucks, …

What You Don’t Know About TripAdvisor

How the World’s Largest Travel Monopoly Ultimately Hurts Travelers & Small Businesses<p>It’s no secret that most travelers will eventually end up on …

DIY All Season Long! It’s the Gift of Flipboard for Makers

<i>Click here to send the maker gift.</i><p>The Gift of Flipboard for Makers is one of 21 gifts we’ve been “uncovering” each day in this blog, and this one is likely to busy your friends and family with projects all year long. Get crafty with sources like Make Magazine, Remodelista and Brit & Co; topics like …

Where in the world have we achieved 100% renewable power?

In a few places around the world, humans have achieved a feat that seemed impossible just a few years ago, and still seems inconceivable nearly everywhere else: They’ve stopped burning fossil fuels for electricity.<p>Throughout 2015, several nations, states and cities announced they had either managed …

Renewable Energy

My First 10-Day Retreat, 10 Years Later

I had been practicing meditation for several years before I mustered the courage to sit a silent retreat. Lord Resistance, you are one strong adversary.<p>The idea of a 10-day silence intrigued me right from my earliest visits to a local Buddhist center, where week-by-week I was learning the rudiments …

Meditation

The mystery of India’s deadly exam scam

It began with a test-fixing scandal so massive that it led to 2,000 arrests, including top politicians, academics and doctors. Then suspects started turning up dead. What is the truth behind the Vyapam scam that has gripped India?<p>On the night of 7 January 2012, a stationmaster at a provincial …

Don’t knock low-margin startups

Y Combinator president Sam Altman recently published a post arguing that much of what is plaguing startups these days, and causing some to raise eyebrows at valuations, is poor unit economics due to low margins.<p>What’s a low-margin business? Historically, you could argue that most tech-enabled …

Startups

25 years, 36,000 postcards: How one doctor’s gesture helped India’s rural poor stay healthy

While in his teenage years, a poor village boy in the south Indian state of Andhra Pradesh wanted to join the postal service. With no money for higher education, a job with the government agency could have made his life secure.<p>But a relative supported him financially and sent him to medical school. …

Andhra Pradesh

11 startups with more innovative perks than pingpong tables and beer kegs

That's why the folks over at Luminary Labs put together a presentation of tech-based startups pushing the envelope.<p>We selected the most compelling perks companies are giving employees.<p><i>You can read the rest of Luminary Labs' "Human Company Playbook" and see why its founder thinks that "high-growth</i> …

Startups

What 4 Iconic Speakers Can Teach You About Delivering a Killer Presentation

Captivate your audience by mimicking the style of Steve Jobs, Tony Robbins, and other powerful speakers of our time.<p>If you're an entrepreneur who intends to scale your business, it's inevitable that you will someday stand before an audience with the future of the company in your hands. Whether …

Public Speaking

Industrial-strength Natural Language Processing in Python

spaCy is a free open-source library for Natural Language Processing in Python. It features NER, POS tagging, dependency parsing, word vectors and …

How India's 'Garden City' Is Igniting the Entrepreneurial Spirit

Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka, is the third-most populous city in India. Here's why the lush, sprawling metropolis is a thriving hub for startup activity.<p>Often referred to as the "Silicon Plateau," Bangalore holds many nicknames.<p>The green, sprawling capital city of Karnataka, a state in the …

Ask HN: Examples of startups that failed due to moving slowly?

Conventional startup advice is to 'move fast' and 'pump out features.' Are there any startups that created a great new thing that was growing and …

A startup shares how it made €20,000 revenue in 90 days

When I build startups I like to share as much information as possible. I find that it helps others but more than anything it helps me understand the business myself.<p>We launched Ruby & Duke on 15th February and in less than 90 days we have hit €20,000 in monthly recurring revenue so I thought it …

Marketing

Billion-dollar startups everywhere — but no billion-dollar entrepreneurs (yet)

Over the weekend Heidi Roizen wrote a post that was extensively shared across the tech industry: “How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch — and Walk Away with Nothing.” Go read it right now if you haven’t already, it’s well worth your time; I can wait for a moment… will make an espresso in the meantime.<p>…

Venture Capital

Trim the Fat From Your Startup

This story appears in the February 2014 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>The lean movement, the concept that businesses should eliminate waste in order to use less capital and fewer resources, is often associated with major multinational manufacturers. But John Shook, chairman and CEO of the …

Entrepreneurship

Meet 10 Rising Stars At The World's Most Innovative Companies

To go along with our annual ranking of The 100 Most Innovative Companies, this year FORBES compiled a list of 10 young employees who are changing the way their employers do business. We turned to many of the world’s largest, most successful and most innovative companies for help, asking: Who on …

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …