Google Developer Fest (Sydney-2010)

So for the last two days I have been in Sydney at the Google office enjoying the developer fest. It has been quite fun and I must say that their new API’s on Buzz and Maps (v3) are very exciting. My friend and I hacked together quite a neat little real estate app for buzz …

Function Pointers

I was writing something in python some days ago and I realised that python actually provides a neat way of handling function pointers. Or at least their version of it. Its called lambda. >>> a = lambda x : x**x >>> a(4) 256 >>> So that got me thinking! In how many languages could I …

Pahalgam [Circa August, 2009]

I just don’t see trees like this and rivers like this in Melbourne.