Welcome to my website. My name is Darpan, I am a 24 yr old Software Engineer currently pursuing Masters in Computer Science at North Carolina State University. I live in Raleigh, USA.
This website is a online space for me to share my interests in travelling, photography, programming and life. I started this website back in 2014 to share my travel stories. Later on, it turned into a platform to voice my thoughts, experiences and knowledge.
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Lastly, feel free to reach out to me via Contact page. Thanks for visiting and have a great day!
Recent Blog Posts
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.
The Dangs is an area in Gujarat. It is a few minutes drive from my hometown, Vansda. The place has special place for me because it is what made me start this blog. My very first blog post on this website was about, Don Hill Station, a serene hill station located in remote corners of […]
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 from […]
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. https://www.instagram.com/darpan.jpg/ Thought, why not use the Instagram feature of to do an AMA – Ask Me Anything session. I had total fun answering questions from diverse […]
…and it really worked. My followers @darpandodiya increased from 1800 to just over 3000 in a month. Story Time A while back, I received an email from Justin from Social Network Elite. He asked for a collaboration opportunity with him in exchange for a month of promotions of my Instagram account for free. Now usually, I […]