Is Your Start to 2017 Worse Than Mine?

My wife and my 13-month-old son were in Korea 2 months ahead of me. I said goodbye to my 9 to 5 then joined them in early December. My in-laws were hospitable as always – we stayed...

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아시아나도 반성해야 한다

비행기를 놓쳤다. 처음은 아니지만 이번엔 상당히 언짢은 부분이 있다. 내가 받은 이메일엔 다음과 같은 문구가 있다: Thank you for flying Asiana Airlines. For smooth check-in service, please arrive at the airport 2 hours prior to departure for...

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The Case Against Uber

I just missed my flight to Korea from Melbourne. Why? 2 reasons. Asiana Airline stuffed up their check-in information on their email (Google Translated) and because the Uber driver drove like a granny. He didn’t change lanes once when...

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I’m just archiving my LinkedIn profile here

I’ve had some good interest from recruiters on LinkedIn, much more so than my colleagues. I wonder if it’s the jam-packed profile full of keywords that they are looking for. Without further ado, here’s my profile that...

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Adding a New User (Sudoer) & SSH Key in Ubuntu

Right now I’m having to create multiple users on multiple Ubuntu instances, I hope the following steps will be of use to someone. Although it’s for Ubuntu it should be the same process for all Linux and...

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Magento 1 Quick Start: LEMP Stack Ubuntu 16.04 (AWS EC2)

Here is a quick start guide on how to get Magento 1 up and running quickly on Ubuntu 16.04, specifically for AWS EC2 – but should work for other hosts as well like Digital Ocean. Next...

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Best Practice AWS Architecture for Magento

Recently I had the opportunity of migrating a world renowned Australian women’s fashion brand to Amazon Web Services (AWS). After going through a few trial and errors, I settled for the following setup which I consider the best practice...

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AWS Expert Melbourne

Looking for an AWS (Amazon Web Services) expert in Melbourne? I’ve been involved in some large / enterprise level AWS solutions including architecture and migrations (and all my small business clients are also on AWS). Migrating over to...

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How to Create a Bundled / Intermediate SSL Certificate for Crazy Domains

Because they don’t seem to document this anywhere on their own site, I’m going to have to do it for them. Featured Content I’m setting up wallets and sending private tokens to my team (Ethereum / ERC20)...

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