A passionate software engineer, supposedly a geek, a caffeine junkie, a food lover, an open source/free software believer and an entrepreneur in the make. Currently living in Cairo, Egypt.
On May 22nd 2012 I was approached by the official campaign of the presidential candidate "Abolfotoh". They needed help setting up a Google App Engine application.
It was an interactive map that uses Google Maps to plot data about voters and polling stations. What they wanted further was to create ...Read On ↵
In one of the projects I am working on there was a problem with Apache server. It went down almost on a daily basis, and we were reading the logs to get the bottom of the root cause. But untill we got our solution we needed to monitor the server ...Read On ↵
Our company's website is hosted on Dreamhost. Today I needed to write a python script that utilizes some of Youtube's APIs to send us a daily digest of videos we are interested in, so I ran into the problem of needing to install a python library on our ...Read On ↵