The Apache module mod_rewrite converts URLs in a certain format to another format, and can be very useful in helping a site with dynamic content to be indexed. Static URLs typically rank better in search engines than long complex dynamic URLs with lots of parameters, they are easier to index in the first place and… continue reading »
edX is an online learning destination and MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) provider, offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions like MIT, Harvard, Berkeley or Columbia Universities just to name the few. All courses are free for everyone. Whether you are interested in computer science, languages, engineering, psychology, writing, electronics, biology, or… continue reading »
Coursera provides universal access to the world’s best education, partnering with top universities and organizations to offer courses online. The courses are not free but can be still a cheaper alternative for learning.
This is a very handy AWS resource where you can quickly find in which regions different AWS services are available, what their endpoints are, and what protocols they use (for some of the services, you can learn even more).
Just returned from the Gartner Catalyst Conference:
Codeanywhere is web-based IDE (Integrated Development Environment) which has all the features of a Desktop IDE but with additional features only a cloud application can give you. With the amazing editor you can connect to your code wherever it is; FTP, SFTP, Dropbox, or Google Drive and more. Use built in terminal console to run… continue reading »
From time to time I hear about AWS customer’s success stories regarding TCO huge savings after migrating to AWS. Actually there is a tool you can use – AWS TCO Calculator – to compare the cost of running your applications in an on-premises or colocation environment to AWS. The calculation includes nicely looking diagrams as… continue reading »
Pros: The Implementing Cloud Design Patterns for AWS – Create highly efficient design patterns for scalability, redundancy, and high availability in the AWS Cloud by Marcus Young is full of clearly explained, practical, step-by-step instructions on how to deal with cloud-related architectural challenges. Cons: None. In short: A great reference guide filled with detailed implementation… continue reading »
I am not dealing with iOS professionally anymore but still visit iOS-related websites. One of them deserves mentioning: objc.io.