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Thursday, March 23, 2006

SQL MythBusters – MSDE/SQL Express has a 5 concurrent user limit

Oh man, if I had a quid for every time this has been answered in the newsgroups or at conferences it would be time to retire for sure! While validating this myth does not require another history lesson it might be useful.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2006

Wikipedia's List Of Portable Applications For Your USB Drive!

Check out Wikipedia's comprehensive list of portable applications for your USB drive or other portable device!

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Monday, March 13, 2006

FoxPro Developers Prep for Microsoft 'Sedna'

Visual FoxPro developers, oft-overlooked by Microsoft, are about to get an infusion of new technologies aimed at making the FoxPro language interoperable with Windows Vista, Office 2007 and .Net.

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Microsoft's Best-kept Database Secret....

Visual Foxpro. October 2000 article by Les Pinter. Still relevant today (perhaps even more so) with the exception of VFP not part of Visual Studio anymore.

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Friday, March 10, 2006

Screenshot of Microsoft.com's First Web Page

This is a flash back to the early days, when this sort of design would have been THE SITE.

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Tuesday, March 07, 2006

OFFICIAL: Firefox 2.0 Alpha 1 Release This Week!

Firefox 2.0 Alpha 1 is set to be released by the end of this week (in 3 - 4 days), after being delayed a month due to development issues!

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Ten of the Biggest Mistakes Developers Make With Databases

Although fashions come and go in software development, some things stay remarkably constant. One of these is the use of databases...

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Sunday, March 05, 2006