Category Archives: Personal

Fixing brew “permission denied” problem

Permission denied Today I was trying to install a tool called mackup, which will help backup/restore your configurations to/from dropbox. As this is the first time for me to use it, I choose the simple way to install it, homebrew, the command was clear and simple But sadly I faced a problem with the permission […]

New Chatbot project for fun

In the past few days, I decided to try something new so I started to play with bots and created this nice little guy here. The idea of the project is simple, you ask him about the price of any crypto currency and he will reply back, you can even specify the equivalent currency that […]

2018 Plan, and more I guess

So now its nearly 2018 and still, we are still alive but as people say we are standing on a new phase where WW3 might come at any time. And since I do like to plan ahead for each step, I thought that I should put some plans for 2018, the list may change over […]

Should we keep working 24/7

In the past few months, and the last year, everyone around me (and most of them from the EU/US) talked about how you should not be working 24/7 and that you should always take a break, have fun and enjoy the life after work. I don’t blame them, I mean it’s not easy to work 24/7, it’s […]

Taking IELTS exam for the second time

A few months ago, I tried my luck and went to take my first IELTS exam, without too much preparation nor studying, and am not justifying my results by this as it’s not the case. On last Saturday I went to take my second try, am not so optimistic about it, to be honest, as […]

There is no shame of asking questions

So, as a programmer do you feel ashamed of asking questions? and let us say that you are new to programming, do you care about that? The most important thing that I have found over the past few days is that newcomers to programming feel scared of how the community will react to them when […]

When you cant focus

In the past few weeks/months, I didn’t have my focus on one specific thing, I was doing multiple things at the same time, I tried to study English to improve it and have better score, I tried to read more about PHP (as each day pass I feel that am losing and forgetting everything I […]

Why I write in English

Everybody around me knows that English is not my mother language, and how much I like to write in Arabic, but why do you think I have archived my Arabic blog (which I started in December 2004) and started an English one? Yes I know am not that good in English, and I have a […]