GSuite Legacy Free Edition no longer supports email to Groups from outside domain


One of my clients is still using the legacy free version of GSuite legacy free edition Prior to December 6, 2012, Google offered a free edition of G Suite—also known as the legacy free edition—that had a reduced set of business features. As of December 6, 2012, Google stopped offering the free edition to new customers. I followed the steps in the Google FAQ to configure a group...

Quickly add GSuite (Google Apps) MX Records to CloudFlare DNS


As some people know, I run a web development agency called Cohoda LTD. As part of our service, like most development agencies, we offer web hosting. To keep things as lean as possible, we deliberately don’t try to host email servers ourselves, instead we set up clients with email on Google GSuite (or Office 365 if the client prefers) I always (where possible) use CloudFlare for DNS, and found...

Reverse GeoCoding with Google API and C#


I needed to write a function to get a set of co-ordinates from an address, supplied as a string. Using the Google API, I came up with this: First, I created a struct, to represent the lat and lon co-ordinates: public struct Coordinate { private double _latitude; private double _longitude; public Coordinate(double latitude, double longitude) { _latitude = latitude; _longitude = longitude; } public...