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Public Speaking & New Comp Sci Grads

I recently had the chance to talk to some computer science university students. I was there on behalf of my company with the intention of recruiting young minds away from sexier tech companies. I don’t do a lot of public … Continue reading

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Azure Table Storage

Azure’s Table Storage is an interesting Beast. I set out to build a sample application with it, thinking it stored blobs of JSON or unstructured classes. It does support storing rows in a signle table where different rows contain different … Continue reading

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How to make IE not suck on Windows Server 2008 R2

Anyone who has used Internet Explorer on a clean install of Windows Server 2008 R2 will have experienced the pain I’m referring to. After a default install, it’s near impossible to login to most sites or download files from public … Continue reading

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Rosalind – Project Euler for Bioinformatics

I’m a big fan of Project Euler. It’s a great site for learning a new language and keeping your math skills sharp. There’s now a similar site for Bioinformatics –¬†http://rosalind.info/ that looks very cool. I’m sure I’m going to end … Continue reading

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EmEditor – A Text Editor for reeeeeally long lines

I recently had a 20 megabyte HTML file with very long lines of text. Almost all 20 megabytes was on a single line in the file. My favorite editors Visual Studio 2010 and Notepad++ both were unable to handle it. … Continue reading

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The PayPal Experience

… in a nutshell my PayPal experience kinda suck. For such a pervasive technology I was a little frustrated with the developer experience. For my purposes I am integrating PayPal with the very popular Drupal CMS and UberCart modules. I … Continue reading

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The Drupal Experience

I’m have mostly completed installing Drupal. I’ve captured as best I can my experiences with it. Overall it took quite a while to figure it out… although I think I spent more time learning how to use a Mac and … Continue reading

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