Ubuntu 16.04 LTS setup for AWS EC2 micro instance. The fast way. (LEMP Stack)

I've recently grown tired of using Amazon Linux AMI for my servers as you can never quite replicate the same development environment. So.. here we are! LEMP stack for the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS with PHP 7. Woot! If you need to start up a new instance, take a look…

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Amazon Linux AMI setup for AWS EC2 micro instance. The fast way. (LEMP Stack)

After a few years of using EC2 boxes for development and production, this has become my routine setup for micro and small instances. If you need to start up a new instance, take a look at my previous post. I'm assuming you're already ssh-ed into your instance, so.. Let's go!…

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Your first AWS EC2 micro instance.

So, you want to get started with Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)? Let's get to it. Sign in or if you don't have a AWS account you can create one here. Click on "Launch Instance". Select Amazon Linux AMI instance type. This is a good choice as it is…

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Rdio Exporter

UPDATE: Rdio API has now been shut down. Thank you all for stopping by and we hope we've given a helping hand for your music's smooth sailing. If you're reading this, you've probably heard the news. Rdio has been acquired by Pandora. It will shut down in a few weeks.…

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Can't find Arduino DUE in board list?

So, your Arduino DUE just came in the mail. You're all excited, you unpack it and connect it to your USB, Open the Arduino IDE and you go to Tools → Board. Nothing! The Arduino DUE is missing from the list. Here's how you install the software for the Arduino…

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About Me

Ciao. I'm Ivan Carosati. Born and raised in Italy, now living in Toronto, Ontario, with a life long fascination of computers (or for as long as I can remember anyway). My first fun with software development started in basic and C++. My first serious project was an XBox360 game written…

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