Monthly archive: November 8, 2011

Fucking Your Way Out

A Tale of Two Points You're at a conference and you're preparing your slides, outlining your talk. You're in the speaker's room, sweating a bit… hoping that your talk has a beginning, middle, and end… just like Conference Speaker Guide 101 tells you to. That same little phantom handbook – the one that doesn't exist […]

How To Backup Your Postgres DB To Amazon Nightly

Hello Postgres You've setup Postgres and your new awesome website is banging away at one of the top database engines out there – hurrah! But that's not the end of the story – you need to back up your data before you do anything else! So let's get to it… There are two ways to […]