Fascinating story on how Amazon switched their entire infrastructure from Sun servers to HP/Linux when the dot com bubble burst. Almost going bankrupt (they were a few Qs from it), that risky decision was the base to AWS, which many people use today.
@angristan hey - I've been trying to get your feedbin docker project up and running, but running into a wall here at this point. For some reason it doesn't want to read config.hosts.
I tried manually editing https://github.com/feedbin/feedbin/blob/master/config/environments/production.rb#L3 and restarting the container - no luck. Any idea?
Payment processor for Amazon India had leak of over 100M users - https://www.businessinsider.in/tech/news/over-100-million-debit-and-credit-card-users-data-has-been-leaked-online-from-payments-processor-juspay-amazon-and-swiggy/articleshow/80096472.cms
**Jack Ma Is Missing in Action. Of Course.**
"The billionaire has not been seen in public for more than two months since his company ran afoul of Chinese regulators."
A nice high-level summary of the differences between 3DS versions by #Ravelin - https://www.ravelin.com/blog/whats-the-difference-between-3d-secure-1-and-2
Finally had some time this evening to fix my #Mastodon instance and get it up and running correctly behind #Traefik - Thanks @Nico! https://www.innoq.com/en/blog/traefik-v2-and-mastodon/
Regardless of what you think of Julian Assange, this is a welcome win for press freedom and human rights. I hope he is released post haste, can return to his family, and can claim compensation from all involved governments for his inhumane treatment.
Wrote a blog post yesterday on how to get rid of Vodafone Spain's router and use your own instead: https://florianjensen.com/2020/04/01/router-neutro-vodafone-neba/
They say to protect against #COVID19 you need hand wash with at least 60% alcohol. I’m protecting myself by ingesting it directly ... you know it makes sense.
Great read on how China is tackling #COVID19 - https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/04/health/coronavirus-china-aylward.html
Alright, after a weekend of tinkering with Vodafone Spain's IPTV service, here's a step by step guide on how to watch it using VLC: https://florianjensen.com/2020/02/04/accessing-vodafone-espana-iptv-via-vlc/
Traveling the world while working in tech. By day heading up the Fraud & Payments teams at Glovo after half a decade at Uber.
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