The Personal Posts of Samuel Reed, Web Developer and CTO of BitMEX.com
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Deleting Off-Facebook Data
As Slate reports , as of yesterday, Jan 28, 2020, Facebook now offers a dashboard that will show how advertisers send data to Facebook abou...
Monday, January 23, 2017
Chrome 56 Will Aggressively Throttle Background Tabs
[Jan 26, 7:25am]: Google has responded to this article and the plans for throttling: Unfortunately, our current implementation throttles...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Using M/Monit Safely with AWS
In my main role, I am CTO of BitMEX.com, an up-and-coming Bitcoin derivatives exchange. We run on AWS, and we have a number of isolated hos...
Monday, July 21, 2014
Managing & Massaging Data with ReactJS
I've been working on a new project. It's heavily data-oriented, and data is changing constantly. I believe it would be very diffi...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
A simple demonstration of the benefits of minification on the Healthcare.gov Marketplace. What happened?
( This was originally a pull request on the healthcare.gov repo that was taken down - it has since been moved to its own repository ) ...
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
WPEngine is smooth - but not that smooth
Over the last three months I've been developing a large site for WPEngine. The previous site was hosted on a simple VPS and the customer...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Uploading a whole directory to a remote server with LFTP
As any user of a restricted VPS or PaaS product (like WPEngine) might know, there are sometimes restrictions that stop you from using ssh or...
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