This is a video demo of Andy (Siri for Android) I’ve developed for Android. I’ve never found a time to demo its features, so after nearly 4 years I decided to give it a try. Demo doesn’t include all of the features, but it was getting too long,… App is coded in Java & theoretically with small changes it could work on any platform. This demo was created using Windows Android emulator (to pretend a New York location). Read More →

If you’re experiencing issues such as MariaDB/Apache/SSH or other services crashing and not restarting after the failure, and require time to investigate the issue, Monit is perhaps the best way to monitor and restart services in case they fail. This guide is to walk you through the process of installing and configuring Monit on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7. Read More →

Following are the instructions for installing LAMP stack onto CentOS 7 or RHEL 7. LAMP stack commonly refers to a Linux installation of Apache, MySQL and PHP, which allow you to run full fledged web server with support for scripts and databases on a Linux server. In our case we’ll be installing: Apache HTTP Server vs 2.4, PHP 5.4.16 programming language and MariaDB  5.5.37 Server (a community-developed fork of the MySQL relational database management system).

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There are many instructions for creating Android emulator on Windows, Linux, OS X or Solaris, but I couldn’t find any to show how to have a fully functional Android operating system along with a full functioning Google Play App Store. This basically allows you to run all Android apps from Google Play store on any other popular operating system, including those apps you have purchased from Google Play. Following instructions will walk you through setting this up. Read More →