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Artificial Intelligence - Recent Posts

  • Architect vs Engineer
    Posted by Chris G
  • The Cool Way to Search Text Google announced a significant upgrade to their search algorithm in late 2019. The technique is super cool, inspired by the human brain, redefining how we search for text, images, music ...
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 10:21 AM by Chris G
  • 11 Essential Neural Network Architectures, Visualized & Explained From: https://towardsdatascience.com/11-essential-neural-network-architectures-visualized-explained-7fc7da3486d8 Source: Pixabay Standard, Recurrent, Convolutional, & Autoencoder Networks With the rapid development of deep learning, an entire host of ...
    Posted Jul 4, 2020, 12:22 PM by Chris G
  • No-cost online AWS training pathway for researchers and research IT https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/publicsector/no-cost-online-aws-training-pathway-researchers-research-it/To help researchers learn about cloud computing, Amazon Web Services (AWS) curated a list of ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2020, 1:29 PM by Chris G
  • Open Sourcing BERT: State-of-the-Art Pre-training for Natural Language Processing Open Sourcing BERT: State-of-the-Art Pre-training for Natural Language ProcessingOne of the biggest challenges in natural language processing (NLP) is the shortage of training data. Because ...
    Posted May 30, 2020, 7:31 AM by Chris G
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AutoIT - Recent Posts

  • Add link to Windows startup folder to auto-start an AutoIT application AutoIT Code Sample - Adding a shortcut in the user's Windows Startup folder in order to auto-start an AutoIT application every time a user logs-on to Windows. This ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 11:23 AM by Chris G
  • HTTP Binary Image File Upload with Autoit AutoIT Code Sample - Using an Http POST request to upload any file (JPEG/JPG/PNG/PDF/etc.) to a web service. ;=============================================================================== ; Description: HTTP Binary Image File Upload ; Author(s): Videre ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 11:29 AM by Chris G
  • XML Parsing in AutoIT using Msxml2.DOMDocument AutoIT Code Sample - Parsing an XML document. Here is the sample XML document to parse: <results><status>OK</status><url>http://technotes.videreresearch.com/autoit-sample-code</url><language>english ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 11:29 AM by Chris G
  • AutoIT http POST Request AutoIT Code Sample - a quick way to make an http (or https) POST request to a web service and process the returned value: ;=============================================================================== ; Description: AutoIT http POST Request ; Author(s ...
    Posted Oct 13, 2016, 6:11 PM by Chris G
  • AutoIT Code Sample - Delete folder by date AutoIT Code Sample - Delete subfolders older than a given number of weeks Imagine this scenario...on a particular Windows server, a faulty application is creating temporary folders and not deleting ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2014, 11:26 AM by Chris G
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Raspberry Pi - Recent Posts

  • How to Squeeze 50% More Memory Out of Your Raspberry Pi with zram How to Squeeze 50% More Memory Out of Your Raspberry Pi with zramI demonstrate how you can use zram to increase the available memory of your Raspberry Pi by ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • Run a Minecraft server for free on Kubernetes Simplify deployment for multiplayer Minecraft on a self-hosted Raspberry Pi server using KubernetesPhoto by Nina PhotoLab on UnsplashJust like Minecraft is more fun when a friend shows ...
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 9:57 AM by Chris G
  • Setting up two-factor authentication on your Raspberry Pi From: https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/setting-up-two-factor-authentication-on-your-raspberry-pi/For Ubuntu, see https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-configure-multi-factor-authentication ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2020, 6:48 AM by Chris G
  • Raspberry Pi High Quality Camera Raspberry Pi High Quality Camera12.3 megapixel Sony IMX477 sensor, 7.9mm diagonal image size, and back-illuminated sensor architecture, with adjustable back focus and support for C- and ...
    Posted May 5, 2020, 2:11 PM by Chris G
  • Pi Zero Face Recognition Face Recognition Raspberry Pi Zero Party GreeterBuilding a face recognition system to recognize the faces of my friends and welcome them to a party.There are a few ways ...
    Posted Apr 25, 2019, 3:58 PM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - Security

  • Security Without TLS Security Without TLSI know what you’re thinking, that I’m another one of those people out there that think they can roll their own protocols better than the ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • The Complete Guide to OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect Protocols From: https://medium.com/better-programming/the-complete-guide-to-oauth-2-0-and-openid-connect-protocols-35ebc1cbc11aThe Complete Guide to OAuth 2.0 and OpenID Connect ProtocolsFind ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • Multi-Factor Authentication from Duo Multi-Factor Authentication from DuoThere’s no easier way to use multi-factor authentication. Designed for the modern workforce and backed by a zero trust philosophy, Duo is Cisco ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • IBM kit wants to keep your data encrypted while in use IBM kit wants to keep your data encrypted while in useIBM's new technology is only compatible with Apple devices, but Android and Linux support is on the way ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2020, 1:21 PM by Chris G
  • Secure File Encryption Google Chrome Extension Securely store private files in your Google DriveThis app provides bank-grade AES256 encryption to protect your private files stored on Google Drive™. No unencrypted data ever leaves your ...
    Posted May 8, 2020, 6:55 AM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - Javascript Development

  • A quick primer on graph databases https://www.itworldcanada.com/blog/a-quick-primer-on-graph-databases/434215
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 9:54 AM by Chris G
  • How to secure your APIs hosted in AWS API Gateway | VPC Endpoints Security Groups Resource Policies?
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 9:45 AM by Chris G
  • The API Manifesto Source: https://medium.com/@sathyap/the-api-manifesto-3bc587cfb007Since the year 2002, when Bezos issued a mandate to all teams at Amazon to expose data and functionality through APIs ...
    Posted Jun 27, 2020, 10:04 AM by Chris G
  • Mapbox API Maps and location for developersPrecise location data and powerful developer tools to change the way we navigate the world.MapsMaps reveal the world around us — from where your ...
    Posted Apr 13, 2020, 9:11 AM by Chris G
  • ImageOptim makes images load faster ImageOptim makes images load fasterRemoves bloated metadata. Saves disk space & bandwidth by compressing images without losing qualityhttps://imageoptim.com
    Posted Aug 26, 2019, 6:57 AM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - Availability

  • The Netflix OSS "stack" The Netflix Open Source Software suite of products. http://netflix.github.io/#repo. Karyon: The nucleus of a Composable Web Service. More: http://techblog.netflix.com/2013/03/karyon-nucleus ...
    Posted Mar 30, 2015, 11:48 AM by Chris G
  • Micro Services Architecture versus SOA  MSA = micro-service architecture (MS = micro-service)SOA = service-oriented architectureEDA = event-driven architecture Micro-service architecture and the human bodyLet’s assume I am being chased by ...
    Posted Mar 30, 2015, 11:34 AM by Chris G
  • CentOS Encrypted Incremental Backup for AWS There are many documented solutions available on the internet for achieving full and incremental backups for CentOS servers to AWS S3 or even to AWS Glacier. Most of them rely ...
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 5:51 PM by Chris G
  • Tutorial - High Availability for AWS High Availability for Amazon VPC NAT Instances: An ExampleThis article provides all the necessary resources, including an easy-to-use script,and instructions on how you can leverage bidirectional ...
    Posted Sep 10, 2014, 12:26 PM by Chris G
  • Create an OpenBSD 5.5 HAproxy HTTPS TCP proxy Assuming you already have a working OpenBSD 5.5 system, this task if very straightforward. First, install HAproxy from your favorite repository: pkg_add http://mirror.internode.on.net/pub ...
    Posted Sep 5, 2014, 12:32 PM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - Tools

  • Unlock Ubuntu using your face While its been proven a fair few times that with a well crafted photo you can enter most systems with facial recognition. For a personal PC there is something kinda ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • HTTPS Client Certificate Authentication with Sidecar From: https://medium.com/@zhimin.wen/https-client-certificate-authentication-with-sidecar-9b07d82a6389Image from epicurious.comThis paper is a continuous exploration of enabling HTTPS for the app without ...
    Posted Jul 4, 2020, 12:25 PM by Chris G
  • InnerSource Commons http://innersourcecommons.org/What is the InnerSource Commons?The InnerSource Commons (ISC) is a growing community of practitioners with the goal of creating and sharing knowledge about InnerSource: the use ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2020, 1:38 PM by Chris G
  • Dual Boot is Dead: Windows and Linux are now One. Dual Boot is Dead: Windows and Linux are now One.Turn your Windows machine into a developer workstation with WSL 2.I started building a machine learning workstation; a great ...
    Posted Jun 20, 2020, 1:07 PM by Chris G
  • The C4 model for visualising software architecture The C4 model for visualising software architectureContext, Containers, Components and CodeAsk somebody in the building industry to visually communicate the architecture of a building and you'll be ...
    Posted Jun 3, 2020, 6:05 PM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - Python

  • Develop and sell a Python API — from start to end tutorial From: https://towardsdatascience.com/develop-and-sell-a-python-api-from-start-to-end-tutorial-9a038e433966You can also read this article directly on Github (for better code formatting)Develop ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • How to upload your python package to PyPi https://medium.com/@joel.barmettler/how-to-upload-your-python-package-to-pypi-65edc5fe9c56
    Posted Aug 11, 2020, 9:19 AM by Chris G
  • The right and wrong way to set Python 3 as default on a Mac There are several ways to get started with Python 3 on macOS, but one way is better than the others.What's so hard about this?The version of Python ...
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 10:12 AM by Chris G
  • Python GUI For Humans! Create full function Python interfaces with PySimpleGUI $ 𝚙𝚒𝚙 𝚒𝚗𝚜𝚝𝚊𝚕𝚕 𝚙𝚢𝚜𝚒𝚖𝚙𝚕𝚎𝚐𝚞𝚒GitHub https://github.com/PySimpleGUI/Docs https://pysimplegui.readthedocs.io/en/latest/This Codeimport PySimpleGUI as sg sg.theme('DarkAmber') # Add a touch of color # All the stuff inside ...
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 10:06 AM by Chris G
  • 8 Advanced Tips to Master Python Strings From: https://towardsdatascience.com/advanced-python-string-tips-8d5662f790e7 Learn These Tips to Master Python Strings Python strings appear simple, but they're incredibly flexible and they’re everywhere! It ...
    Posted Jul 4, 2020, 12:35 PM by Chris G
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Recent Posts - DevOps

  • Git-auto-commit Action GitHub ActionGit-auto-commit ActionThis GitHub Action automatically commits files which have been changed during a Workflow run and pushes the commit back to GitHub.The default committer ...
    Posted by Chris G
  • Using SOPS and git hooks to share secrets DevOps drives everything into code (including secrets)DevOps is a doctrine, not a framework. If you ask 10 peoples what is DevOps, you will get 10 different answers. But among ...
    Posted Aug 9, 2020, 10:17 AM by Chris G
  • The Modern DevOps Manifesto The Modern DevOps ManifestoWhat hasn’t changed in DevOps:Increasing velocity and quality of software deliveryBringing Development and Operations togetherEliminating the “throw it over the fence” behavior ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2020, 5:40 PM by Chris G
  • Protect the Docker daemon socket Protect the Docker daemon socket By default, Docker runs through a non-networked UNIX socket. It can also optionally communicate using an HTTP socket. If you need Docker to be ...
    Posted Aug 28, 2019, 7:46 AM by Chris G
  • Docker Hardening Standard Docker Hardening Standard ✅ The Center for Internet Security (CIS) puts out documents detailing security best-practices, recommendations, and actionable steps to achieve a hardened baseline. The best part: they're ...
    Posted Aug 28, 2019, 7:21 AM by Chris G
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