Author Archives: vamsivepakomma

How to introduce myself through my origin – Vepakomma vari Pravara – వేపకొమ్మ వారి ప్రవర

On the eve of Ugadi (Telugu New Year), Year Hevilambi (హేవిళంబి నామ సంవత్సరం) I learned how to introduce myself through my origin (ancestry / surname), which is called Pravara (ప్రవర) in Telugu. Here it is.. వేపకొమ్మ వారి ప్రవర చతుస్సాగర పర్యంతం గోబ్రాహ్మణేభ్యః శుభం భవతు వశిష్ఠ, వాశిష్టైంద్రప్రమధ, భరద్వజు, పరాశర, శక్తి, ఉపమన్యు, మైత్రావరుణ సప్తార్షేయ, ప్రవరానిత మైత్రావరుణ సగోత్రః ఆపస్తంభ […]

How to turn off autoplay of videos on Facebook

If automatically playing videos on Facebook drive you insane like me, here is how you can TURN IT OFF For computers: Go to your options drop-down menu in the top right. Click “Settings” Select the “Videos” link on the left. Turn the “Auto-Play Videos” from “ON” to “OFF” For Phones and tablet apps: Android Open […]

Apple Watch – Digital Crown or the Magic Touch Crown

Apple introduced many pointing devices that fundamentally changed how we interact with the digital world. Now with the announcement of Apple Watch it introduced the Digital Crown. Apple says that using the Digital Crown on Apple Watch will be very intuitive because it is very natural to how we currently interact with the watches. Although its true how intuitive it is, […]

BIG DATA is a meaning less term

Who doesn’t know the term BIG DATA, but no body know’s what it is. I think its more hyped and overrated term and Gurjeet Singh, co-founder & CEO of Ayasdi explained it best in this video. http://ecorner.stanford.edu/authorMaterialInfo.html?mid=3270

How to setup AWS (Amazon) SES to send email from PHP

It’s been just 15 days I started playing with AWS services and I’m already feeling comfortable woking with the AWS stack. I need to thank all the great tech bloggers, developers & many people that are contributing to open source code, this would been such a sooth ride without their expertise. In this post I’m […]

How to setup PHP, MySQL, phpMyAdmin, SSL on AWS (Amazon) EC2

I always hear good reviews about AWS but never tried hosting there because I’m not comfortable with system admin stuff, ssh etc… that comes along, so I was pretending that I’m happy hosting my startup TrendArY at Inmotion hosting.  But they tested my patience with their cheap tactics to loot money by stopping my current […]

Customer Development and Value Proposition Canvas

I wanted to do this post ever since I wrote about Business Model Canvas because I think Business Model Canvas is not complete without the Value Proposition Canvas. I learned that it’s very important to find the perfect product – market fit in order to execute or find the business model. Customer development process guides […]