Scammers are targeting H1-B dependents!

Reading Time: 2 minutesMy H1-B friends, today I averted a scam by an imposter. Scammers are now targeting H1-B dependents on false claims of visa fraud. These calls seem to originate (spoofed) from real USCIS number and are mostly during the afternoons when the husband is at work.

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Don’t judge a book by its cover

Reading Time: 1 minuteI walked into my local library to borrow the book The subtle art of not giving a f*ck. Apparently, there was a lady at the counter. Since the title has a 4 letter word, I got a little hesitant. So, I used the author’s name and described its color. At last, I gathered some courage to …

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Names search engine – nameseek.info

Reading Time: 1 minuteFinally, after countless (and sleepless) hours of hard work (and fun) i was able to put up this small baby names search engine. This website help people search for baby names. After a decade of developing web applications for companies, i’m finally crafting something for myself. nameseek.info I have more than 10,000 baby names and …

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Handling Transient faults in web api using Queue centric pattern.

Reading Time: 2 minutesTransient fault in web application is an communication error caused by dependency calls. Most often downstream network failures are classified as transient faults. We may all have visited a website that did not return a web page the very first we requested for. On refreshing the website seems back. This is classic case for a Transient …

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