Linux

Quickly Find And Launch Azure Linux Virtual Machines With VM Depot

Microsoft Open Technologies has recently launched a service called VM Depot that allows you to quickly and easily scan for virtual machines.

Linux

Managing your pictures in Ubuntu

Ah, the holidays.  For me, the holidays are about getting stuff: getting fat, getting happy and getting lots of good pictures of your adorable nieces and nephews to embarrass them with when they become teenagers.  But now that you’re on Ubuntu, what program should you use to manage the evidence pictures?    Well, here is my […]

Linux

Configuring A Fresh Install Of MySQL On CentOS: Start Service, Set Password, Set Runlevels

On some distributions, MySQL is installed without asking you to set the default root password for the MySQL server.

Linux

Linux In The Cloud: Windows Azure vs. Amazon Web Services

Until recently, the most viable cloud option for Linux virtual servers has been Amazon Web Services.

Linux

Cleaning JavaScript Malware On Your Linux Server (Removing Javascript Between Two Points)

Let’s face it, either this exploit is awesome or your server isn’t as secure as it should be.

Space

SpaceX Plans Heavy Lift Vehicle for 2013

For SpaceX, 2012 was the year of the Dragon.