You may be thinking , I already have Google Maps. Why should I install a new one? Well, there is an interesting feature in it. It combines all transport options in one and then tells you how to reach to your destination in less time.

Find the introductory video post here and it's awesome :

Ridlr app :Public Transport App

                                                              (  Visit Website !! )

Supported Cities List :

Bangalore, Chandigarh, Pune, New Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai

Description :

Long waits and frustrating commutes will soon become a thing of the past. Just enter your destination, and Ridlr will use time-tables and live traffic updates, to tell you exactly when to expect the next local train, bus or metro, and how long each will take to get you to your stop. Press ‘Hop On’ when you board to share the precise time at which the bus or train has reached your stop. It’s as easy as checking in on Zomato or FourSquare. This will help other people waiting for it know exactly how far it is. The more everybody ‘hops on’, the more accurate the information they get becomes.And the great thing is, you benefit even when your friends ‘Hop On’. You’ll know exactly when they’ll reach the restaurant or coffee shop so you can leave accordingly. You can also sync your travel with them using ‘Hop On’, making sure you board the same train or bus.

Fastest Trip To Your Destination :

Combines all transport options available like auto, bus, rails and walking to reach to your destination..

Download The Time Table Offline :

Stops Around You:

                                                     ( Images from  Google Play )

Download this app from here : Ridlr App

We all can't go to the world's best university to learn something even if we want to. But thanks to internet, we all can get the education from the world's best university and that's also free of cost. That's why I am a huge fan of sites like edX..

I have been following this site for the last few months and witnessed a lot of universities and organizations joining the Edx. Somedays ago, I was pleased to see an email mentioning that the Microsoft has joined edX.Now, it means that you can learn the latest stuffs and get training on those from the Microsoft guys without any cost.

So, these are the first few courses that are directly coming from Microsoft...

Programming With C# :

Building Cloud Apps With Microsoft Azure - Part 1:

Introduction to Bootstrap - A tutorial:

Querying With Transact Sql:

Please find the details here : Microsoft Edx Courses
We live in the digital world. We want to be connected to the world through our Smartphones,tablets and PCs. But excess of everything is bad. Sometimes it’s good to have some ‘Me’ time.We spend most of our time on Smartphone and it’s apps without knowing how much we really spend on it. I will tell you the way to track it.If you are not familiar, I am going to introduce you to an app that can track your time on Smartphone
and if you want,it can cut you off from the digital world.

Let’s start…

Go to Play Store and install Quality Time. Install Me !!!

Description :

QualityTime is a fun, visually engaging and easy-to-use Android app that allows you to monitor and get real time reports on how much time you spend on your smartphone and on your favorite apps.
QualityTime offers a unique and in-depth analysis of your phone usage. The app provides the ability to curb your habits by setting your own time restrictions like ‘alerts’ and ‘take a break’ actionable features to help you manage and control your usage when needed.You can also connect to the Internet of Things (IoT) to set alerts that tell you when you are overusing your phone!If you create a QualityTime account, you will be able to see detailed device usage history for up to 6 months, and the usage information will be securely backed-up in the Cloud.


Once the installation is complete, just tap on the Quality Time app and it will start tracking everything.You will see the time of usage and screen unlocks. These figures will be incremented based on the usage.Your notification will look like this :

As soon as you tap on these statistics, you will greeted with nice graph describing in detail the usage of apps.

                                            ( Daily Usage And Frequency of Using Apps)

As I described earlier if you want to take a break or cut yourself off from digital life , you can do it here. Just tap on the setting option in the right corner of app and set a profile under Take a break or Scheduled break .

Like tracking daily usage, you can also track weekly usage of your smartphones. It will also tell you the most used apps.

Mobile platform is the most popular platform. Every application that comes on the desktop platform, is now available on mobile platform. Most of the websites has a mobile application for better connectivity with the audience. I think I have to start working on mine !!

In this post, I will tell you some of the post popular mobile frameworks that gives nice touch and feel to
mobile application. Most of the applications use these frameworks now-a-days.It will be just an introduction, you can find more about these frameworks by visiting the website.

jQuery Mobile

Very easy to use. Based on very popular jQuery language.

Visit Website...

jQuery Mobile is a HTML5-based user interface system designed to make responsive web sites and apps that are accessible on all smartphone, tablet and desktop devices.

Sencha Touch :

If you want to give your application a more advanced look, you can try this framework.

Sencha Touch, a high-performance HTML5 mobile application framework, is the cornerstone of the Sencha HTML5 platform. Built for enabling world-class user experiences, Sencha Touch is the only framework that enables developers to build powerful apps that work on iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, and more. With over 50 built-in components, themes for every popular mobile platform, and a built-in MVC system, Sencha Touch provides everything you need to create powerful, universal mobile web apps.

Visit Website..

Kendo UI :

I would say this is for the more advanced developers. You can download the free trial and check whether it suits you or not.

Visit Website..

Everything for building web and mobile apps with HTML5 and JavaScript. Fast, light, complete: 70+ jQuery-based UI widgets in one powerful toolset. AngularJS integration, Bootstrap support, mobile controls, offline data solution.  

Go the websites and try to dig as much as you can to get the feel of these frameworks. Sooner or later, you will need these frameworks..
We all watch Youtube for one or another reason. Someone enjoys songs and someone watches it to learn something but we all have our favorite channel that we subscribe to get the latest information. Have you ever wondered how much your favorite channel earn ?

In this post, I will show you how to get the different statistics of your favorite youtube channel and I bet you will be amazed.

Let's start..

I love to watch the cover of the latest songs by Boyce Avenue.So, let's check how much they earn just from Youtube..

First of all, Go to this website : Socialblade

Select Youtube from the dropdown and write Youtube Channel Name and hit Search.

You will get a lot of information about the channel.

Wow !! They are earning millions only from Youtube.This site offers plethora of tools for the analysis. You can even compare this channel with others.

Now, It's your chance. Type your favorite channel name and check for its earning.
We have a lot of options to accomplish our tasks in Sql Server Integration Service. But we also face a situation where we lack of a particular task to complete our process. Take an example zipping the files, we don't have a Zip Task to compress all files. But there are some vendors who provide extra list of tasks.
Add these tasks and that's it...

Let me show you how...

I will show how to add third party Zip Task here.

First of all, visit this site : CozyRoc

You can see the different type of tasks list here ( Control Flow, Data Flow, SSIS Connection Managers etc)
Just click on Zip Task under SSIS Control Flow Tasks...

As soon as you click on this task, you will have get options for the installation.My system is 32 bit so I am going to install 32 bit version of this task.

Just click on 32 bit and download this file. This will be a msi file.

Once the file is downloaded, You have to install it.After installation, open  Sql Server Business Intelligence Development Studio.

Open any of your previous project or create new one. This is required so that you can see the Control Flow Items list because we are going to add Zip Task and that is the part of Control Flow items.

Now, Go to any of the task in the Control Flow Items and hit right click.

You will see a lot of options here. Select Choose Items.

Go to SSIS Control Flow Items. You have to notice one thing here, if you are going to add SSIS Data Flow Items then you have to go in that particular tab.

Scroll to the bottom and Check Zip Task and click ok.

Now , you can see this task in the Control Flow Task Items.

 We can use this task now...

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