Maker Fest 2018

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MakerFest has always been very closed to my heart because from here what my journey as a #Mozillian started and as result, this is my 2nd consecutive year as a Lead organizer and 3rd year as a volunteer from Mozilla India. 😎

This year, Makerfest is back with awesomeness upgrades – 150+ makers, 50 workshops, 25 awesome speakers, and 30,000+ spectators.

A Brief Introduction to Maker Fest:

Maker Fest is the Indian continuation of Maker Faire hosted across America, Europe, Africa and Japan. Maker Faire, which launched in California in 2006, now hosts hundreds of thousand attendees. It is the amalgamation of festivals celebrating the innovators and an art show with booths for inventors, demonstrations, and workshops for attendees.

Mozilla India is partnering with India’s largest Maker Festival, Maker Fest 2018 for the 5th consecutive year. More Continue reading

Google DevFest Ahmedabad 2017

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Google Developers Group (GDG) – is open and volunteer geek community who create exciting projects and share experience about Google technologies with a passion and GDG Ahmedabad is one of the most active & passionate community.  The aim of GDG DevFest Ahmedabad is to bring the world-class experts in Mobile and Web technologies to Gujarat, India for 1 day of sessions, workshops and showcases.

This year I’m one of the rockstars (People usually calling me) speaker at Web track. This is the first time Mozilla participated at GDG DevFest Ahmedabad The fest involved developers and professionals all around. I gave a talk on Rust programming which is one of emerging technologies and one of the major focus of Mozilla these days. Continue reading

Installing EditorConfig on Sublime Text

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To install Editor Config on Sublime Text all you need to do is to follow the following steps:

  1. Go the Preferences tab -> Package Control.
  2. Select Install Package from the drop-down menu.
  3. Wait for the list to load, once it loads it will show you a list of packages.
  4. Now, type in EditorConfig and select the highlighted option.

To confirm that Editor Config is installed correctly on your Sublime Text instance you can go to Preferences -> Browse Packages. If installed correctly you should be able to see an EditorConfig directory present in the Packages directory.

That’s it! Enjoy! 🙂

Why Open Source ?

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Firstly, let me extend the thanks to Yuvalay Electronics Lab for inviting me as Speaker to give a talk on Open Source. Moreover, kudos to you to arrange a talk on Open source first time ever in Vadodara city.

About Yuvalay Electronics Lab

Yuvalay Electronics Lab offers a platform and eco-system to the students, hobbyists, and professionals to understand and apply the theoretical knowledge of the subjects in the field of Electronics. It helps to convert the interest into the passion by providing a conducive environment to learn-explore-innovate under the guidance of experts. More

This is the first time ever I have not presented any presentation, this time it’s gonna be a pure talk where people can ask me anything about open source. I have started my talk with, what I am thinking or believing about open source.

For me, contributing to open source can be a rewarding way to learn, teach, and gain experience. No matter which skills you have, everything can be made useful. In this talk, I have shared the following points which can help you to get started with an open source contribution. Continue reading