Poor man’s static web site protection in AWS S3 (with Terraform)

We’re talking internet so arguably the best protection would be to not use it at all, but here we are, serving static files from AWS S3 and hoping not every site and forum is going to link to them. Why? Because we’re the ones paying the AWS bills, aren’t we.

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AWS SDK for Java v2 – so simple they saved on documentation

The version 2 of the AWS Java SDK is much less documented than the first one. Okay it’s newer so there are less blogs and projects, obviously, but finding official code examples with v2 on AWS sites is a real struggle. Luckily, using the SDK has become much simpler and straightforward.

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