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Simon Buckley

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Developer, security analyst, whisky connoisseur, list enthusiast.

CSS Variables and System Dark Theme

CSS Variables and System Dark Theme

In recent months, browsers have received widespread support for the ‘prefers-color-scheme’ media query. CSS variables to the rescue!

8 October 2019

Introducing: Kirby Pig Latin Plugin

Introducing: Kirby Pig Latin Plugin

It was a beautiful, sunny day, and I decided to ruin it by releasing an atrocious, very bad, not good plugin for Kirby CMS

30 September 2019

You're Not Too Busy To Learn PowerShell

You're Not Too Busy To Learn PowerShell

You’re not too busy to learn PowerShell, you’re too busy because you haven’t yet learned PowerShell.

11 August 2019

OpenCanary: A Free, Flexible Distributed Honeypot

OpenCanary: A Free, Flexible Distributed Honeypot

A simple bash script that simplifies the installation of OpenCanary, and automatically configures a Raspberry Pi to make deployment easy.

18 July 2019

Automatically Update Active Directory From BambooHR

Automatically Update Active Directory From BambooHR

Using PowerShell and the Bamboozled module, learn how to automatically update the details of your users in Active Directory.

28 June 2019

Creating a Custom Kirbytag for Alert Boxes

Creating a Custom Kirbytag for Alert Boxes

With Kirby’s powerful plugin system, I walk you through the creation of a useful warning box for your blog or website.

21 May 2019

Bamboozled: PowerShell and the BambooHR API

Bamboozled: PowerShell and the BambooHR API

Use the Bamboozled PowerShell module to integrate your custom PS scripts with BambooHR’s API. Automate all the things!

15 May 2019

Recipe: Raspberry Compote

Recipe: Raspberry Compote

Quick, easy and tasty recipe for raspberry compote. Perfect on ice cream, pancakes, drizzled over fresh fruit, or served with your morning cereal

28 April 2019

Securely Store (and Retrieve) Credentials In Powershell Scripts

Securely Store (and Retrieve) Credentials In Powershell Scripts

Securely store, and easily retrieve passwords in Powershell scripts to improve your organisation’s automation

22 March 2019

Fancy Code Highlighting With Prism

Fancy Code Highlighting With Prism

How to implement beautiful syntax highlighting on your website for 160 different languages using just CSS and JavaScript.

21 January 2019