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Weekly Links
Apr 30, 2018

Five worst things in AWS Cloudformation: I’m linking the reddit thread rather than the article. It’s interesting to see how folks are dealing with these things differently. I need to check out Troposphere and Stacker. JAMstack Comments: It feels a little hacky to me to use Netlify’s form storage as a data store for comments, but it’s still an interesting idea. I’m sticking with Disqus for now. Alexa Blueprints: Personal Alexa skills ✓ Primitive Technology: Round Hut: Love this guys videos and I always watch when he puts out a new one.

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Weekly Links
Apr 7, 2018

AWS Secrets Manager: Store, Distribute, and Rotate Credentials Securely: Awesome. Learn Python Glacier Vault Remove: “Remove all archives stored inside an Amazon Glacier vault, even if you have a huge number of them.” This proved helpful recently when I needed to remove a vault from my AWS account. brain.js: Neural networks in JavaScript Hugo v0.38 Released Cloudflare launches 1.1.1.1 DNS service: Potentially interesting Amazon DynamoDB Encryption at Rest: I didn’t see this when it was announced.

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Weekly Links
Mar 31, 2018

Used to do this as a series years ago, thought I’d give it another shot. List will be short this week and pretty focused on the tools I used to get this incarnation of the site going: Hugo related Hugo: Static site generator I used to build this site. Blazing fast on generating the site and pretty easy to figure out customizing templates to pull off what you want.

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