Python2 and Python3 Compatability

Overview The Python package “python-future” can be installed to permit Python3 scripts to run under Python2, and/or to convert Python2 scripts to Python3. Installation To install python-future to a Python2 build, simply load the necessary Python module (or use the native Python2 installation) and run: pip install future Using or Conversion Experience has shown that Read More …

60 Minutes Story on Swedish Snus

Swedish Snus has been studied by the Swedish and British medical establishments and is believed to be between 90-99% less harmful than cigarettes.  There is no evidence that it causes oral cancer, or contributes to heart disease. The Swedish medical establishment has already endorsed it as a form of “harm reduction”, as has the Royal Read More …

Generate a Sitemap and Submit it for Google Indexing

Overview Google search engine indexing can be facilitated through the creation of a sitemap. Once the map has been created, you will need to sign-up for Google Webmaster Tools (now called “Search Console) and Google Analytics accounts. Webmaster tools will permit you to submit your site for indexing. Once your web properties are indexed, you Read More …

Let’s Encrypt – Updated Release

Back in December 2014, I wrote a post on Let’s Encrypt – a TLS Certificate startup that plans to offer free 3rd-party certificates to anyone that owns a domain name. At that time Let’s Encrypt had set a target release date of “Summer 2015”. Let’s Encrypt recently moved their launch back with the following tentative Read More …