VITARSI

A techno/aviation blog.
26 Feb, 2019
The Mighty Indian Air Force
The IAF has been defending the sk...


23 Feb, 2019
F-21. Old wine in new bottle.
As the MMRCA tender for 126 multi-role aircraft for the IAF has hopelessly collapsed in on itself owing to the quagmire surrounding the procurement process, the governme...


20 Feb, 2019
Could there have been an aerial aircraft carrier?
Whenever one hears the term aircraft carrier, the first thing that comes to mind are the behemoth monster-sized naval aircraft carriers. These carriers have displacements of up to 1 lakh tonnes. They allow for p...


18 Feb, 2019
Rustom Indias eye in the sky
Modern battlefield tactics revolve around real-time information. As the old adage goes, knowledge is power. Conventional wars are giving way to unorganised, unpredictable and decentralised warfare (Link). Our co...


18 Feb, 2019
Are we marching straight to our doom?
Human civilisation is faced with the greatest and imminent existential threat ever, super Artificial Intelligence. Oft portrayed in countless movies, TV shows and comics, the scenario of super intelligent robots rebelling against their human creators is all too familiar. Maybe too familiar ...


27 Oct, 2018
For all the aviati...


06 Sep, 2018
The legendary Spitfire
The Supermarine Spitfire is arguably the most iconic fighter aircraft of the Second World W...


09 Jun, 2018
Thoughts on the new IRCTC Website
For years now, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation website has been the one stop destin...


02 Jul, 2017
It has been over 2 years since I made my...


12 Mar, 2015
Air Warrior Domination
It's been a very long time since a new game has come out from Vitarsi's stab...


26 Jan, 2015
Nokia N1, a revival
Nokia was ubiquitous. They were all over the world, dominating the mobile phone markets everywhere. But in its glory, Nokia made a mistake in not jumping on to the Android bandwagon...


25 Jan, 2015
Apple had been lauded over the years for its innovative products. But recently, Apple seems to be losing its sheen. The newly launched Apple Watch(Link) was more of a let down. With Apple...


23 Jan, 2015
Lets have some fun with a Nuclear Reactor
Nuclear power! Anything with the word Nuclear in it suddenly becomes something else. Nuclear missile, Nuclear submarine, Nuclear families, Nuclear force, Nuclear power (, Nuclear sandwiches?). If the radiance of a thousand suns were to burst at ...


05 Jan, 2015
How to get the new Indian currency symbol on your PC
For generations we had used 'Rs.' for displaying prices everywhere. ...


04 Oct, 2014
When Windows XP first came out, we were all living with 98 and 95 which were not very dissimilar in appearance to each other. The world (or rather, me) didn't really have much of an idea of what...


30 Sep, 2014
Regular Expressions are a very handy tool in a developer's arsenal. They can be used to do string replacements quite easily. Howev...


05 Jul, 2014
Ever wondered how many photos there are on Facebook? Every day you and the people in your friends list alone upload so many photos that there's no way you can keep track of them al...


03 Jan, 2014
Ever felt your Android lacks the t...


03 Jan, 2014
Want to manage finances within a group of people? Then Ea...


18 Nov, 2012
What would it be like to trave...


18 Nov, 2012
YouTube Snake Game
Did you know that YouTube has an in-built ...


14 Nov, 2012
DugleeIT News Android App
DugleeIT News is a one-stop destination for all of your online reading pleasure. This handy little app has numerous links to...


31 Oct, 2012
Compass Android App
Here's a very handy no-nonsense compass ap...


31 Oct, 2012
We live in exponential times. We use so many things on...


26 Oct, 2012
JuMp Android Game
JuMp for Android is based on the PC version JuMp made way back in 2009. The game is very simple and good for killing some...


15 Oct, 2012
Resimho Resistor colour code calculator
Resimho is a very simple to use resistor value calculator Ap...


18 Jun, 2012
Here's a quick tip for you. Every time you use a microcontroller (like PIC, AVR...


17 Jun, 2012
Wanderer Bot
A very simple wanderer bot controlled by ...


17 Jun, 2012
Have you ended up trying to create a PIC controlled robot/device and surprisingly nothing seems to work when the motor is connected? Well, ...


17 Jun, 2012
How to take Android Screenshots
Well this is a handy feature that most people are not awa...


27 Apr, 2012
LaTeX is a program designed to produce very high quality typeset...


26 Mar, 2012
Epic v0.6
Epic follows the epic battle between the Roolans and the Xedites, two races of species set in the future. A classic...


26 Mar, 2012
Vitarsi Tech. strives to bring the ...