I'm always on the look out for some points earning opportunities, and one of the hidden surprises I found within the American Express iPhone app was "Local Champion" - a way to earn bonus points at merchants you spend at regularly. I'm a regular at a few local stores and restaurants, and love the idea of getting bonus points just by going…Shaun Ewing
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We run an Asterisk PBX with agents who take inbound phone calls from our various phone queues. We also use HipChat as our internal instant messaging and group chat system. So that agents are aware a call may be headed their way, we have a room within HipChat where call notifications are sent automatically. They look like this: To get star…Shaun Ewing
Overnight Amazon Web Services (AWS) released their AWS Certificate Manager (ACM) product which allows customers to automatically provision, deploy and renew SSL certificates on supported AWS resources (at present they are supported on Elastic Load Balancers (ELBs) and CloudFront). One of the biggest challenges I see in organisations over…Shaun Ewing
This morning American Express launched Apple Pay in Australia for those with eligible American Express cards. Eligible cards include those many of those issued by American Express directly - cards issued by banks such as NAB or CBA are not currently eligible. As I have an eligible card naturally I decided to try it out. Setup Setup is sim…Shaun Ewing
This week I came across a post from Terry Zink (http://blogs.msdn.com/b/tzink/archive/2015/10/08/manually-hooking-up-dkim-signing-in-office-365.aspx) on how to activate DKIM signing for outbound email messages in Office 365. I've been waiting for this feature for quite some time and was keen to get it going for both my personal email (on…Shaun Ewing