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PHP returning wrong date

From time to time we are working on small campaigns, where competition starts at given time. Because in Australia we have “so many” timezones, it’s critical to set things correctly according to the time...

How to secure S3 bucket with username and password

When you start looking for a solution you will find answers like: use Cloudfront, use lambda, use middleware 3rd party service. And basically you don’t have any other choice. There is no simple solution...

GeoIP extension PHP 7.x + AMI / Redhat / CentOs Linux

Small 2019 update – Please check out this library – github.com/maxmind/MaxMind-DB-Reader-php It’s a straight replacement of PHP module. GeoIP extensions is quite use-full, but it requires some server – side magic. If you are...