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Backend Tutorials

Create a LAMP server using an AWS EC2 instance

In this article I’m going to show you how to easily create a LAMP server in an EC2 instance in Amazon AWS. You need an AWS account to follow this tutorial and don’t worry about the price of Amazon instances because we are going to use its free tier instance. Simplifying, a LAMP server is […]

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Coding Javascript

How to manage Webpack configurations

Configuring Webpack is quite easy but it may become more difficult if there are many environments and requirements. I’ve included Webpack in different projects recently and I would like to share with you an easy way to configure it. I’m sure there are many different ways to configure Webpack, maybe better, but I’m just going […]

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Coding Javascript

Introduction to Node modules and ES Modules.

In one project I’m working on, we have migrated from a non-standard building tool to Webpack. This change has allow us to use a standard module system to import/export our code instead of the legacy builder we were using to just concatenate code. Why is useful to use Javascript Modules? Javascript modules are needed to maintain […]

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Backend

How I secured my server with Fail2Ban.

The other day I received a lot of alerts from the service I use to monitor the uptime of my blogs, all of them were down without an apparent reason. My blogs are hosted in a virtual private server configured with just a basics configuration, a LAMP server running in Ubuntu, no Webmin, no PhpMyAdmin, just […]

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DIY Electronics Offtopic

DIY bluetooth speaker with a vintage radio

Last month I was at my aunt’s and I found a vintage radio. I switched it on to check if it stills worked but it didn’t. Radio receiver wasn’t working fine and music had interferences, but I still wanted to do something useful with this radio because I liked its outside design. That’s why I decided to convert it […]