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Amazon EC2 remote desktop


By default, EC2 Linux AMIs tend not to come with a GUI like Gnome or KDE. Mostly EC2 instances are production servers and it makes sense there’s no GUI. But in development it’s handy to be able to edit code in an IDE like Komodo or Eclipse on the server rather than rely on remote […]

Amazon Simple Email Services supports attachments


Amazon has just announced that their Simple Email Service now accepts MIME attachments. This means emails containing attachments and sent via SES using our application from bulk email clients, Exchange and email clients like Outlook will be accepted for delivery by Amazon. There is nothing to change in our application to take advantage of this […]