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Google Site Reliability Engineering Book now free to read This has been released under the Creative Commons license. Alternatively, you can purchase a printed copy from O’Reilly : Advertisements

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Google Authenticator

After a user has entered their username and password (step 1) to login to a website, Google Authenticator is a two-step authentication system that uses a software token on a device such as a smartphone or tablet for additional authentication … Continue reading

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Script to use Google Custom Search

I’ve just wrote a script which performs a ‘search query’ using “Google’s Custom Search” and uploaded it to GitHub. I’ve found it useful to perform quick authenticated Google searches from the command-line… There is room for improvement, if you can … Continue reading

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Google’s Inactive Account Manager

Google have just launched a new service called “Inactive Account Manager”. This is to manage your “digital afterlife”, so that in the event that you don’t login to Google Services after 3, 6, 9 or 12 months, your pre-defined trusted … Continue reading

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