Installing Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate on Heroku hosted Rails servers

If you manage a web site and your SSL certificate is about to expire, now could be a good time to take a look at the Let’s Encrypt project. Since December 3rd 2015 Let’s Encrypt has begun their public beta and opened the door to anybody who wish to obtain a free SSL/TLS certificate for […]

School Class List Solution – My Class List helps families connect while minding privacy

For parents with pre-school and elementary school age children, which of these scenarios sound most familiar? #1 – Your child just got back from school, and tells you about this new friend they made, asking if they can get together to play next weekend. The problem is you don’t know who is this new friend […]

Don’t feed the bears… keep safe online

Internet security habits to help you stay safe online: a different password for each account, thinking before you click and keeping an up to date system. I like to think about information security as an iceberg floating in the ocean of Internet. Like a real iceberg, part of it is below the water surface, this […]

What is this heartbleed bug and what is the fuss all about?

  Let me tell you a story. It’s a story about Alice and Bob, playing a game just like the telephone game you probably played as a kid. This is more or less how it goes. * The rules of the game are simple. There are only 3 steps to win this game. 1. Alice […]

Introducing Your Goals App

After weeks spent writing code and polishing the user interface Your Goals app was submitted to Apple last week and has finally made it to the App Store!