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Subhash TweetsToRSS v2018.12.05 for Linux/Mac/Windows – faster processing of permanent offline images

I use TweetsToRSS to archive tweets in an email client. To ensure that I have access to all images even if an account is closed or a tweet is deleted by the account holder, I use the permanent offline images … Continue reading

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How to compile and build AMV FFMPEG from amv-codec-tools

I ruined my cheap Zebtronics MP4 player by sending high voltage into it. Now, it overheats if I try to play it. I got another one. So, I am using AMV-FFMPEG again. I had moved the FFMPEG part of the … Continue reading

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#IToldYouSo: Google News once again hides the RSS option

Google News removes the RSS link from the footer after less than a year of suffering its existence When I wrote “Google News unhides the RSS option – it may not last” and cross-posted it to CodeProject, the article did … Continue reading

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VSubhash.com redesign

My site is now mostly static. Some scripts are still Classic ASP. I have built a PHP-based CMS. This CMS supports dynamic scripts but mainly generates static article pages. There is no reason for an article page to have the … Continue reading

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How to create a Twitter archive of your tweets – Use WkhtmlToPDF and TweetsToRSS to save your tweets as PDF

“com.vsubhash.bash.twitter-to-pdf.txt” is a Unix/Linux shell script for archiving all messages posted by a Twitter account in PDF format. The command to use is: The first argument to bash is the shell script. The second argument is the Twitter account. The … Continue reading

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Greasemonkey script to click the “Load More” button of YouTube video pages

YouTube forces its content creators to create lots of videos than is necessary. I have been watching the drawing videos of an artist. She is now posting videos every day, not about drawing but about her everyday activities. In these … Continue reading

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Compile from source and install Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and PHP 7 on Linux

A how-to guide to build localhost (“virtual host”) PHP 7 sites on the latest Apache HTTP server I am using a nearly decade-old version of Ubuntu as my main OS. As it runs Gnome 2 and Firestarter, I will be … Continue reading

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Greasemonkey script to display newer comments on YouTube – bypass censorship

Changes comments filter to “Newest first” from “Top comments” YouTube has been raining on the parade of its content creators with demonetization, censorship and unexplained notifications disablement. Youtube comments are also being censored. The default filter is not “Newest first” … Continue reading

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A GreaseMonkey script to generate RSS feed links for YouTube channels

Many people use RSS feeds as the primary means to access news and information. RSS is anonymous and does not require you to log in. Though YouTube generates RSS feeds for its channels, it does not display them (to human … Continue reading

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How to download & play YouTube videos offline using Subhash Browser app for Android

Youtube videos don’t play in any of my Android devices, that is, in the browsers. I think their Javascript tries to launch the YouTube app and remains stuck there (because I delete/disable all Google apps). Fortunately, my app has a … Continue reading

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