AWS RDS Postgres database external secure connection

Requiring an SSL Connection to a PostgreSQL DB Instance http://docs.aws.amazon.com/AmazonRDS/latest/UserGuide/CHAP_PostgreSQL.html#PostgreSQL.Concepts.General.SSL Not great examples on that but take a look at this other documentation for secure connection to Redshift database which has working examples http://docs.aws.amazon.com/redshift/latest/mgmt/connecting-from-psql.html Go to EC2 Security Groups, and modify the Inbound PostgreSQL rule from the VPS server eg Continue Reading →

Twitter Followers and List Membership Tracking

I was curious to track how my Twitter account’s followers and my account’s list memberships changed over time. The results of my tracking are on this webpage. Twitter Followers – Twitter followers are other Twitter accounts who follow my account. A Twitter Follower may follow my account for a few days and Continue Reading →