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Maximizing Savings in AWS

The world most certainly looks different than the it did when I last posted. With the COVID-19 virus spreading throughout the world and many countries having stay inside orders the world economy has cratered in many industries. This has of course caused companies to figure out where they can reduce […]

Disabling Smart Quotes in OSX

For as long as I’ve been a slack user I’ve long been annoyed by colleagues pasting me curl statements or SQL statements that contain smart quotes. While a curl will just fail, smart quotes in the wrong DB client can be extremely dangerous when it comes to SQL Of course […]