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Stephen Rees-Carter
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The first in my new series of Ansible tutorials. This covers some of the basics of playbooks and sets up the groundwork required for deploying PHP applications and setting up databases, which I will cover in future tutorials.
How To Configure Apache Using Ansible on Ubuntu. This thought occurred 1 minute ago with the tags Ansible, Apache, DigitalOcean, Howtos, PHP & Ubuntu. Note: I originally wrote and published this article as a DigitalOcean Community Tutorial.
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This is pure awesome! :-)
 
Here's my cover of The Last Goodbye by Billy Boyd! Done by 79 Tracks of the human voice! Let me know if you like!
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Mosh is fantastic, but the security implications of keeping 1,000 ports open worry me... However, there is a fairly simple solution with UFW :-)
Anyone who works with Linux servers will have used SSH. It's the stable of server management and cannot beat a GUI. The only downside with SSH is when you're on a slow or intermittent connection, and your SSH connection keeps dropping out or locking up. It's not fun at all... Enter Mosh.
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Sunrise behind St Peter's Anglican Church in Sutton.
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+Phap Dave and it was accepted, go and upvote it! I need to beat our Talie's 4 votes on the current one.
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After only 6 months, my T440s has a broken 'P' key. Is the transparent backlit material, or the chicklit design that's made it so weak? :-(
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Valid point :-P
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Had a power outage... UPS shutdown my server after an hour, and quietly shutdown itself... 30 seconds later... the power came back on! 
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Since I missed `php artisan serve` in Laravel so much, I made my own package to bring it back :-)
Users of Laravel 4 will remember that it came with a fantastic little command: php artisan serve. This was a quick and easy shortcut to boot the PHP development server, and work on your Laravel application locally. However, Laravel 5 came along and the command was removed, and everyone was sad.
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I created and had approved a mission that covers all of the capital cities in Australia. It's set to 'hack in any order', and spans many hundreds of KMs.

The guys in Canberra can see it, and the first portal is there, but I'm currently in Adelaide, next to another portal in the list and can't see it...

Does it only show up near the first location, or is it just my scanner being slow?
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There are currently 6 missions available in my country...only one of which can theoretically be completed in 90 minutes...the others would take up to 8 hours...and that's just the driving part, so...no...that 90 min claim does not sound right to me.
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Perfect day for a visit to Cockington Green Gardens :-) Zach absolutely loved the trains!
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+Peter Hollens is awesome. Pure awesome.
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My weekend in Melbourne for the Ruxcon conference.
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Software Engineer (PHP Developer).
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Web Technologies, Linux, and Security.
Employment
  • InterSect Alliance
    Development Team Lead/Product Manager/Software Engineer, 2012 - present
    I am one of the developers of the Snare Server event management and logging analysis system. It involves a lot of creative PHP development, web user interface work, low level Linux development and administration, some perl, bash, and even some C thrown in. I manage the teams version control and testing infrastructure, and am always looking for new ideas to make things easier.
  • UberGlobal
    Platform Engineer, 2006 - 2012
    I performed a number of different duties at UberGlobal. Starting as a customer support representative, I moved into the accounts department when they needed someone to fill a vital role, and then finally into a development position. Part of the development role was the build and manage numerous internal and customer facing applications in technologies such as PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, WHMCS, MySQL, etc. It also involved working with global domain registries, supporting all sorts of APIs and solving problems with very creative solutions.
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Valorin, SRC, Stephen Rees
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Achievements Unlocked: "Get Married" & "Produce Offspring".
Introduction
What is there to say about me...? 

I'm a geek who is married to a fantastic wife, and has a very cute, and far too smart for his own good, little boy. I'm a software engineer by day, specialising in PHP, and a jazz saxophone player by night. To top it all off, I'm a Christian and an avid reader.

If I could only keep one device, it would be my Kindle!
Bragging rights
I can solve a Rubiks cube in around 3 minutes.
Education
  • University of Canberra
    Engineering, 2004 - 2007
  • Canberra Grammar School
    1996 - 2003
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AppDetox anti Procrastination
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Android addicted? Heavy app user? Need more control over your apps? AppDetox helps you to calm down your mobile app usage, and take a digita

Landrule Strategy vs Risk
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Landrule is a turn-based strategy game. Similar to Age of Conquest and Risk.You can test your strategy against thousands of others in multip

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
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Academy Award® winner Peter Jackson continues his Middle-earth adventure following Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) who's swept into an epic q

Space Trader
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Space Trader is a strategy game in space. It is a port of the Palm Pilot game “Space Trader” by Pieter Spronck, which is inspired by David J

Hangar - Smart recent apps
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Hangar is a tool that provides easy, relevant shortcuts in your notification drawer to your most used and relied upon apps.This lightweight

FitRPG: Gamifying Fitbit
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Thanks for all the positive feedback and suggestions! We've been discussing plans for some huge developments to make this game a true RPG wi

Laravel 4 Down Safe -- Stephen's Thoughts
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Laravel is a fantastic PHP Framework that does most of the complex, and boring, application framework tasks for you, so you can focus on the

Battery Widget Reborn (BETA)
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✭✭✭ This is is time limited BETA version of Battery Widget Reborn application ✭✭✭ Visit http://www.batterywidgetreborn.com/faq.html for freq

Battery Widget Reborn
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*** Weekend flash sale - 50% off ***New stylish battery widget with advanced functionality. Holo themed design perfectly matches Android 4.x

Ingress Intel Helper
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The easiest way to view the Ingress Intel Map from your phone.Provides a handy shortcut to load the intel map directly from your home screen

Timely - Despertador
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Timely é um belo despertador para Android, com uma fantástica experiência de usuário e uma revolucionária integração com a nuvem para a real

Hydro beba água
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A aplicação Hydro vai lhe motivar para beber regularmente a quantidade de água adequada. A nossa calculadora avaliará e sugerir-lhe-á quanta

WorkFlowy
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☛ WorkFlowy is the world's best tool for taking notes and making lists. ☚ Simple to use, but incredibly powerful, WorkFlowy can help you man

WorkFlowy - Organize your brain.
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WorkFlowy is an organizational tool that makes life easier. It's a surprisingly powerful way to take notes, make lists, collaborate, brainst

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Google Now Launcher
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Upgrade the launcher on your device to make Google Now one swipe away. From your primary home screen, swipe right to access Google Now cards

Getting Things Done with Workflowy. -- Stephen's Thoughts
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If you've never heard of Workflowy before, then I recommend that you check it out. It is what's known as an Outliner, or a multi-tiered list

HTML5 Time Input and Chrome for Android Stupidity -- Stephen's Thoughts
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For a project I've been working on, I needed to accept a time value input from users (for a timesheet). So I figured, what the hell, I'll us

Best Indian in Canberra.
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Really bad food, including soggy sausages and fat dripping bacon. Not worth the money.
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