Remove Bixby Bloatware from Samsung Galaxy


View more

[Guide] Disable/Uninstall/Remove Bixby from Samsung Phones

February 27, 2020
A few months back, I added shiny new Samsung Galaxy S9+ to my gadget list. [Yaay! :D] While Samsung flagships are known for their build quality, looks, camera, display et cetera, Samsung is notorious for adding unnecessary bloatware on their phones. One of such bloatwares that comes pre-installed is their virtual assistant Bixby and its related services. Hell, they even added a physical button for the same. 


View more
Notes Travel

The Boarding Pass Nightmare

January 24, 2019

Le me, swiping Instagram stories in morning. 

Le see a photo of airline boarding pass on a friend’s story. 

As you’re reading this, you might have shared boarding pass photo on social media at some point. 

So what’s the drama about?

Exploit from the Insta Story

In order to see what I could exploit…


View more

Instagram AMA 1

January 23, 2019

A few Sundays back, I was free from university work and had plenty of free time on Sunday. 

I am active on Instagram and have decent number of followers. 

Thought, why not use the Instagram feature of to do an AMA – Ask Me Anything session. 

I had total fun answering questions…

The Diaro Story - Notes About Diaro App


View more

The Diaro Story

November 15, 2018

No that’s not a typo in the title, I plan to hammer down my thoughts about a daily journal app I use: Diaro. During the course, I will also try to narrate my diary writing experience so far. 

Bummer! I just realize now that I have already written a similar…

PNR Number of Indian Railways


View more

Breaking Down The PNR Number of Indian Railways: What, How, Why?

November 7, 2018
Ever wondered how the 10 digit PNR number you get when you reserve your ticket is generated? Or what do the digits indicate? Or basically what is the need of PNR? I had the same set of questions so I Googled extensively and tried to find the answers. Learnt many new things about the railway system. Read along to boost your knowledge too...
Darpan Dodiya
Raleigh, NC, USA

Hi! I'm Darpan. 24 yr old Software Engineer, now pursuing Masters in Computer Science at NC State University, USA. This is my personal blog to share my interests in travelling, photography, programming and life. Glad to see you here, have a look around the website, you'll enjoy. Drop a comment or reach out to me or get connected via links below. Have a good day! :)