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Added reminders to our Matrix bot

!remind me to respond to Bill in 2 hours

For the past year, our Watney bot has alerted…

Rolled a SphinxQL Docker container

Yesterday, while assessing a new client site, we ran across a technology we have not seen…

Is your website safe from a cyber attack?

As I write, we're in the midst of a big Ransomware attack. Millions of computers have been…

Recovering old data

A past customer just called, with email trouble... suddenly their email had stopped delivering…

Nginx: Fix for redirect loop on D8 sites

On one of our D8 sites, after upgrading to 8.3.0, we had a "too many redirects" loop going on…

Drupal grows up, loses its innocence

Extreme irony: the person most responsible for making Drupal a mature, stable, long-term…

6 things to consider before the next AWS outage

Yesterday Amazon Web Services (AWS) had a major outage in their US-East datacenter, in Virgina…

Privacy Matters

Last week the Note to Self podcast put together a thought-provoking, action-inspiring series…

Handle 40x as much traffic -- Switch to Drupal 8 [Update: ok, not so much]

[Update: It turns out the Drupal 7 site we tested had page caching disabled. With page caching…

2017: The year of encryption

Starting this month, Chrome users are going to start seeing a lot more sites flagged as insecure…