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). I’ve been a...

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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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Samsung Recalls Galaxy Note 7 Battery Following Reports of Explosion

Translated from an article written in Chosun Ilbo Samsung has confirmed a Galaxy Note 7 battery recall after claims of explosion. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 released on the 19th of last month, saw a domestic sales number...

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I’m a Bot Developer

because an ‘automation developer’ doesn’t sound as cool. It sounds like someone writing test scripts. So, I’m currently running on 55 minutes of sleep since my post hit #1 on Hacker News early in the AM and I had...

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I Don’t Need No Stinking API – Web Scraping in 2016 and Beyond

Social media APIs and their rate limits have not been nice to me recently, especially Instagram. Who needs it anyway? Sites are increasingly getting smarter against scraping / data mining attempts. AngelList even detects PhantomJS (have not...

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Running Meteor 1.3 in tmux is Awesome

I’ve recently been having not much luck after the Meteor 1.3 upgrade (1.3.4.1 to be exact) with persisting my Meteor app’s running. nohup used to do the trick well, but I was facing issues with the app...

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Selenium WebdriverIO issue when typing numbers

I ran into an issue where my WebdriverIO script would just crash, not leaving any logs, no clues as to why it stopped running. Featured Content I’m setting up wallets and sending private tokens to my team...

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