Feb 28 2013

List of Current Amazon Linux AMI IDs

Jamie Begin

Added a new static page to my blog today: A comprehensive, updated list of Amazon Linux AMI’s (the default images are that are used when launching an instance.) …

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Feb 24 2013

The most successful change I’ve ever made to my company website.

Jamie Begin

My blog here is the stock WordPress theme because it suits my purpose. It’s not pretty, but it doesn’t have to be. However, I have put quite a bit more thought into my company website because appearances do matter there. The single most successful change I’ve ever made to the site was investing in professional […] …

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Feb 7 2013

Something Every Freelancer Needs to Learn (as Soon as Possible).

Jamie Begin

There’s a great scene in Netflix’s new “House of Cards” series that illustrates an important lesson for freelancers. Kevin Spacey’s character, a US congressman named Frank Underwood, is meeting with a Warren Buffet-like billionaire. Frank is asking this business tycoon for a large favor and, after a bit of back-and-for …

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