Markdown directive for Angular 5

I’ve recently started learning Angular 5. As part of putting together an application as practice, I found myself needing to write a brief help page to describe to users how to use the application and what the various buttons mean. I could’ve done this in pure-HTML but I find Markdown... [Read More]
Tags: Angular, Markdown

Centralised logging with Rsyslog and Microsoft Azure - Part 1

Home log aggregation

In this post we’re going to look at a fairly simple collection of things to create a log collection system in Microsoft Azure. The motivation behind this is to avoid building anything from scratch and use existing software and Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) services as far as possible... [Read More]
Tags: Raspberry Pi, Azure, Azure Event Hub, Azure Function Apps, Azure Cosmos DB, rsyslog, NodeJS

Getting beautiful-jekyll to work with Bash for Windows

I’m using Bash for Windows 10, just to make life difficult. The main instructions from the Jekyll site, which can be found on the main Jekyll site here, are already based around using Bash for Windows, but beautiful-jekyll needed a bit of coercion to get going. Prior to installing Jekyll... [Read More]
Tags: Jekyll, beautiful-jekyll, Bash for Windows

Using Monzo Webhooks with Azure Logic Apps

Banking + automation?

This is a re-post of something I published previously on on 12 July 2017 I’m a customer of Monzo’s banking service and I’m a big fan of the fact that they’ve published an API for their services. Whilst the API isn’t really their focus right now as they roll... [Read More]
Tags: Azure, Monzo, Azure Logic Apps