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Download file using android volley

Volley is a powerful HTTP library for android. Most HTTP requests have ready-to-use implementation. However, you can also make custom requests to make best use of this powerful volley library. In this post, i will show you how to download a file directly to SDCard using inputstream and volley library. Also, as a general standard of…

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Buying a samsung smartphone ? Think Again.

Read This Before you buy your next Samsung Smartphone I have been a loyal samsung smartphone user for years now, but a recent conversation with a friend about buying a new smartphone not only changed my perception about samsung smartphones but also made me switch from android to iOS. I have always had this perception…

Django API Authentication for android and ios mobile apps

API Authentication Django and Android Apps

Client and User API Authetication for Django, Android and iOS apps While working on a recent project, I found myself in a situation where me and my team had to implement the security authentication layer on the server side to make sure only the authenticated client applications (android and iOS mobile apps in our case)…

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Avoid Multiple Requests When Using Volley

Many developers using Volley must have faced the problem of request being hit twice to the server. And as a result, they might get their request listener being delivered more than once. In many cases, this can mess-up your code’s logic. The same happened to me when i was trying to make a delete request and updating…

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Automatically Clear Magento Cache and Session

While working on a magento based project for one of my friends, I was facing an issue where the magento site started to respond really slow and at times the site just won’t load and show a blank white page. While researching I figured this happened because magento manages cache and sessions at various different…

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Myntra Shuts Down its Website and Goes Mobile Only

Myntra, one of the leading online fashion retail store has decided to close down its website http://www.myntra.com from May 1st 2015.  Myntra now wants to carry on its operations just using their mobile-app as 70% of myntra’s sales were being made through mobiles. Myntra would be the first ever online e-commerce platform to turn into a mobile app-only…

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mkvirtualenv command not found – virtualenvwrapper

Do you see mkvirtualenv command not found error even after installing virtualenvwrapper ? This post explains how to properly install virtualenvwrapper. I recently had to install virtualenv and virtualenvwrapper on one of my production servers. While setting up my server I came through this strange error: mkvirtualenv: command not found I was confused as I just…