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A blog that focuses on open source projects with a touch of crypto and game-dev talk


Acala Crowdloan

17 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

Looking to take part in a Parachain crowdloan?   Crowdloans can be a great way to support promising new projects. Polkadot is currently holding auctions that will greenlight multiple projects. You can read all about it here: https://wiki.polkadot.net...

Crypto Ledger App

5 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

I have recently published Crypto Ledger on Google Play. The app is an extension of the Crypto Ledger website. It makes use of the Crypto Ledger API to buy, sell, and monitor coins. The Crypto Ledger app was built using Kotlin and Android Studio. It u...

Mr. Goxx

28 Sep 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

Today, I discovered Mr. Goxx and thought that this community might appreciate him. Mr. Goxx is a crypto trading Hamster! If you don't already love this idea, you need to have a look for yourself:  I am in no way affiliated with this project, only sl...

Hidden Gems

16 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

Just a quick post today for anyone looking to try out some overlooked Android Games. I have been compiling a collection of Android games developed by small indie developers, including yours truly, over the last year or so. The list features games fro...

Host your Django website on Heroku

28 Apr 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

Deploying your website to Heroku can seem like a hassle. However if you follow this guide, you should be up and running in no time.I will assume that you have a complete Django website that you are ready to publish. You will also need Git. First we n...

Py Learning Companion: A Python Study App

26 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

Just a quick post today for anyone who is interested in learning Python. Py Learning Companion is a Python study app that covers the core concepts in 33 short lessons. Each lesson ends with a multiple choice question based on the material covered. Th...

Mint your first NFT on GhostMarket

20 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

GhostMarket has recently caught my attention. It is the first cross-chain NFT marketplace, and it could not have come at a better time. With Ethereum fees going through the roof, there is lots of room for alternatives in the NFT world. GhostMarket ru...

Convert Python Code to EXE

18 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

This guide will help you convert your Python code into a standalone executable file using cx_Freeze.  I will assume that you already have a program ready to go.Step 1Install cx_FreezeYou can install cx_Freeze using pippip install cx_FreezeStep 2Creat...

Brave Creator verification for Heroku hosted Django website

17 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Almin Piric

This may be a very specific topic, but I thought I would share how to add Brave Rewards to your Heroku hosted Django website.  I will assume that you know about Brave Rewards and are just confused about the integration of BAT into your website.  If y...

Make your own Twitter Bot

16 Apr 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Almin Piric

Many people frown upon Twitter bots.  They see them as spammy and malicious.  However, they are simply a tool we can use to achieve a goal.  I will not get into the various use cases of Twitter bots in this post.  I will simply present you with a blu...