Useful guides and tutorials for a variety of IT topics.
Why monopolised services are not a good idea, tips on minimising your reliance on Google’s monopoly If you use any of Google’s services (almost unavoidable at this point), and haven’t been living under a rock for the past 2 hours, you may have noticed some severe service disruptions for most, if not all of Google. Like many others I rely on Google for a few things – yes from a privacy perspective it’s not a good idea, however there are benefits such as convenience and security when using Google services such as SSO (Single-Sign On).
On the 8th of December (yesterday at the time of writing) FireEye, a well-known cybersecurity company, informed the public via their blog that a state-sponsored actor stole FireEye’s Red Team Tools. In the cybersecurity world, simulations and war-game exercises are used to test and improve an organisation’s security posture
Botpress Installation Tutorial | The Quickest Way for Beginners to Get Up and Running Using Your Own Hardware
Botpress is a fantastic and powerful chatbot platform with heaps of basic as well as advanced functionality. However, to a beginner (and those with little programming experience) it can be quite daunting to get started. In this tutorial we’ll cover what I think are some important terms and a step-by-step guide to getting your first chatbot up and running.