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Amit Agarwal

India
Technology Blogger

Web Geek, Computer Science Engineer (IIT), Google Apps Script developer and founder of labnol.org, a popular tech howto website.

Amit Agarwal is a web geek, personal technology columnist and founder of Digital Inspiration, a popular tech and how-to website.

He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from IIT and has previously worked as a tech columnist for The Wall Street Journal India.

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Jupiter Rising: A Decade of Clos Topologies and Centralized Control in Google's Datacenter Network

cacm.acm.org — We present our approach for overcoming the cost, operational complexity, and limited scale endemic to datacenter networks a decade ago. Three themes unify the five generations of datacenter networks detailed in this paper. First, multi-stage Clos topologies built from commodity switch silicon can support cost-effective deployment of building-scale networks.

How to Make ePub eBooks with Google Docs

labnol.org — Learn how to convert your Google Docs and Microsoft Word documents into ePUB ebooks that can be opened inside any digital ebooks reader. Adobe PDF may be the most popular document format on the web but there's a reason why eBook lovers prefer the ePub format over PDF.

Google Forms Email Notifications

gumroad.com — Automatically send email notifications to the form owner(s) and the respondent when a Google Form is submitted. Create conditional email notifications that are sent depending on the responses that a user has input while filling out the Google Form.

How to Embed a Muted YouTube Video Player in your Website

labnol.org — Learn how to embed a muted YouTube video in your web pages. The YouTube video will automatically play when the page is loaded but with the volume set to 0. It is easy to embed YouTube videos in your website. You grab the default IFRAME embed code, paste it anywhere inside your web page and you're done.

Who Said It First on Twitter

Who Said It First on Twitter

How to Search Twitter

linkis.com — Learn about the various Twitter search operator that will help you find the best tweets for any search phrase. Search tweets inside Twitter lists, filter tweets containing images and more.

The Best Tool for Making Video Presentations and Storytelling

labnol.org — Learn how to make cinematic video presentations and beautiful photo slideshows with Spark, a new digital storytelling app for the web from Adobe. Adobe Voice has long been my favorite digital storytelling app for making video presentations and photo slideshows on iOS device.

"the dark souls of"

ctrlq.org — Do you know who mentioned "the dark souls of" for the first time on Twitter? Find the original source tweet for "the dark souls of".
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Aug 19, 2016

..append + to the URL for click stats.. turns out that over .5 million have checked the app via invites in 2 days  http://goo.gl/getduo+ 

Aug 19, 2016

When you invite a friend to use #GoogleDuo, the app includes a short URL  http://goo.gl/getduo  in the text message..

Aug 16, 2016

RT @balajivis: Workshop this weekend @ BLR on Art of Computer Science . Let's talk algorithms and core computing.  https://twitter.com/invento_tech/status/765555140837253120 

Aug 12, 2016

RT @igrigorik: lightweight social buttons: sharingbuttons.io - SVG icons, no JS, no extra requests.. good stuff.


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