Connecting to a Windows AMI
There is a free instance of Microsoft Server 2008 R2 that you can launch, but connecting to it is quite different than connecting to Linux. You can start up your windows instance much like your Linux [...]
We have already launched a free instance of an Amazon AMI in our last post. Now we’ll look at the ways you’ll connect to your Linux instance. This will be a lengthy post, mainly due to the fact that there will [...]
Hopefully you have already signed up for your Amazon Web Services (AWS) account. It’s simple & straight forward so I won’t be going over that here.
Once you are signed in, you will go to your control panel, shown below.
Once you can see this screen you [...]
Should I use Amazon Web Services (AWS)?
If you don’t have already have an AWS account, now is the time to get one. New AWS accounts are eligible for one free year of running a micro EC2 instance. Specifically, it [...]
If you really want to know your way around a Linux box, this is the book to get. It gently exposes you to the environment in very digestible nuggets. Starting with “What is a Shell” and typing your first simple commands all the way to writing
Here’s another tool for your Social Media Toolbox: Tweriod. As it’s tag line states, it helps you start tweeting when your followers are listening. It’s simple to use and simple to implement. From the home screen all you need to do is sign in with your existing
O’Reilly was kind enough to send me this book quite some time ago, so it’s about time I got a review posted for it.
Pretty straight forward & pretty simple to use, If This Then That allows you to own your online information.
So how does it work? Simple. Go to the website and setup your free account. Once you’re in, add channels. Your channels are the various social & online accounts you have such as:
As someone who tries just about anything and everything technical… at least once… I have a lot of online storage floating around cyber space… with a lot of duplication. Enter Otixo!
Otixo allows you to have a single interface to a lot of your online storage (depending on how much stuff you have tried). [...]
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