Schlagwort: amazon

Amazon AWS Howtos

Here some Bookmarks if you want to try Amazon AWS Cloud Services like S3 (Cloud File Storage), EC2 (VM Instances..) Howtos / Basics : https://github.com/open-guides/og-aws#aws-data-transfer-costs Remark: AWS Services mostly priced by data transfers and online time! Checkout daily „Billing Monitor“ ! Amazon AWS: https://aws.amazon.com/ Remark: S3 is the Standard Cloud Storage, cheaper is S3-IA or long term Backups use „Glacier“ where you first upload files to S3 and set a „Rule“ on a „Bucket“ move files to Glacier Long Term Backup! Amazon Admin Console: https://aws.amazon.com/de/console/ Security: Howto Create ENCRYPTED Containers for AWS on Linux? Klick At the End.. don’t forget […]

Fire TV Stick: Export Audio to external Speakers

If you use a Amazon Fire TV Stick you perhaps want to replace TV Speakers with a Audio System. To get a 3,5mm Audio Stereo Signal you can take a Ligawo HDMI to DVI Box. It splits the 2.1 Stereo Audio Signal from digital to 2.1 Analog Signal. You can plugin: Headphones use at Office  Active Speaker Audio Systems 2.1 Recorder (for Music Records of Live Concerts) Laptop to record with free Suite called Audacity free Download for Win+Linux

Android: Amazon Fire TV replace App Starter

If you have a Amazon Fire TV Stick and you was touched by the „forced“ Firmware Update from 5.2.1.2 to later. You will see now a full blown Advertisement Screen on Start which plays Advertisements Videos on Scroll down Button (Ads Video Autostart with Tone) The „New Amazon Bloatware“ Menu: Appstarter CLEAN Menu: Howto: Connect the Fire TV Stick to the TV and boot the Stick Check Wifi Go to Stick System Settings, check out IP Address of the Stick 192.168.XXX.XXX Enable ADB Development Access at System Settings of the Stick, need some search Enable ADB Install (Siteload) at the […]

Android: Upgrade Downgrade Kindle Fire Firmware Bug

If you use a Amazon Kindle Fire 2015 (45$) Generation „Ford“ or other Android Tablets,Smartphones you must know some MAJOR Informations about the Firmware Handling. If you were asked by the Fire OS or Android to „Upgrade“ the Firmware OS, DON’T PUSH YES it without READING DETAILS! I prefer ALWAYS NO FIRST! Use ALWAYS a SDCARD to hold the MAJOR Data of your Tablet, cause if bricked or damaged you can’t pull off the DATA!!! Android Firmware Images INCLUDE not only the OS, it includes DRIVERS, and the MAJOR BOOTLOADER!! Cause Android Devices use no real BIOS!! If you Upgrade, you […]

Amazon: Cloud Drive Sharing with NFS on Local Network as Photo Uploader Backup

Current the acd_cli tool for amazon drive mount offers no „fsid“ (device /dev) point, that you cant export and share the amazon drive at your home local network. On the latest raspberry pi OS (jessie) you can use a small workaround to get a NFS Shared Amazon Cloud Backup Uploader (needs python3.4 !) install acd_cli tools, create the auth file (read) and  run $ sudo acd_cli mount /amazoncloud now create a second Folder /sendtoamazon install nfs-kernel-Server and share this Folder with NFS exports to your LAN on the raspberrypi you can use a cron „move“ Job running every 10 Minutes: #crontab -e */10 * […]