AWS Lambda Function To Launch EMR with Hadoop Map-Reduce Python

AWS Lambda Function
Recently, I have been working with processing of large data sets on the daily basis. I decided to use Hadoop Map-Reduce and wrote mapper and reducer scripts to process the data. The whole process included launching EMR cluster, installing requirements on all nodes, uploading files to Hadoop's HDFS, running the job and finally terminating the cluster (Because AWS EMR Cluster is expensive). To eliminate the manual effort I wrote an AWS Lambda function to do this whole process automatically. Read more [...]

How To Monitor Your Backlinks with Linkody

If there were a list of difficult things to do specifically for content marketing, maintaining a good backlink profile will be at the top of that list.

It’s just so very tiring to do that with so much content and competition on the internet. Surely you have experienced the difficulties associated with earning backlinks or at least seen someone breaking a sweat over it.

And Linkody, a great SEO intelligence software is packed with features and options to make the lives of fellow marketers significantly Read more [...]


The Best Place to Grow Your Small Business is on the Web

Is there any truth to the story of David and Goliath? Is it really possible for one small but determined business owner to conquer the world from a single website? Whether or not you believe in magic, one thing is clear. You can accomplish a great deal for your business on the web than you may at first believe. If you're looking for small business ecommerce solutions for your website, you can easily find and make use of them.

It's Easier Than Ever Before to Grow Your New Business
Even the largest Read more [...]


Google Pixel 2 Hands On & Overview

If you have been on OddBlogger previously, you must have been seeing Pixel 2 leaks from more than 6 months. But it is time to leave those leaks and rumors behind as Google has finally revealed Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL.

This is the final image of Google pixel 2 XL in "Just Black" color.

As we know, Google Pixel's camera was one of the camera in available flagship devices. And this time, with Pixel 2, it is no exception. Although, Google decided to not go with the trend of dual Read more [...]


RedGear Invador MK881 LED Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

ReadGear Invador MK881 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

I just got my RedGear Invador Mechanical Gaming Keyboard and it is everything what you expect from a mechanical gaming keyboard.

When it comes to mechanical keyboard, there are not much options in the online market unless you are paying a lot money. This keyboard costs Rs 2999. Another keyboard which I could buy in this range was that antique TVS bharat gold mechanical keyboard which is too ugly to buy. So I paid a little extra and went with RedGear Invador Mechanical gaming keyboard tournament Read more [...]


How to Capture Online Streaming Video

capture online streaming video

Online streaming video is a great way to watch videos, mostly because you don’t need to wait until they are downloaded and can immediately play them instead. However because streaming videos literally work by downloading the videos as they are being played – you will need to have an active internet connection in order to view them.

That can sometimes be an issue, particularly if it is a video that you watch regularly and would like to be able to do so even when you’re offline. Similarly if Read more [...]