Monthly Archives: January 2005

Bid for oyur own personal develper conference !

  Wow, the chance to hire 30 developer presenters for a total of just $3K US !!  Imagine, that’s the equivalent of having almost 4 days of straight presentations, or one in house presentation every week for six months !!  … Continue reading

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Wave goodbye to Crystal Reports ..

  If you are tired of using Crystal Reports, then you jsut got to read this post by Yag !!   Absolutely love it !!!!

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VB Future language enhancements ala Omega ??

  For some time now there has been talk about adding relational aspects to C#.  these days it seems to be the primary think Anders will talk about if you ask him about future language enhancements.  Yag also mentioned how … Continue reading

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there’s chocolate then there’s ….

Carob !!!   I saw Julia’s blog entry about her favourite local business, and I just had to blog about this Aussie company that makes really yummy carob goodies.  I got sent the banana ones and the fruit and nut … Continue reading

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Bill Gates is blogging !

Well I s’pose this is a sign of blogging being part of the establishment   Add Bill to your RSS feed or visit his blog here.       [via IPattern]

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Pocket PC 2003 and VS.NET 2003

Thanks to a fellow MVP Phil Webster I inherited his PPC 2003 upgrade for the ViewSonic V37 when his Viewsonic met with an untimely death.  I had been trying to get my hands on this some time ago, but when it … Continue reading

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Fixing Default Instances

About six months ago I blogged about some of the issues with Default Instances. More recently Paul started to blog about Default Instances. Now judging from the feedback Paul has gotten, and the conversations I have had, there seems to … Continue reading

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Accessibility is about equality (and freedoms) !!!

Don Kiely blogs asking if folks are interested in accessibility.  Damn straight people do !!! I still remember back in the mid 90’s as part of the work I was doing at a local University I was asked to help … Continue reading

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Got any VB body art ?

Ah, it’s the new year proper now.  Often hard to get motivated the first week in the year, especially here where it’s summer … those lazy hot summer days … plus all the seasonal festivities of friends, family, fun and … Continue reading

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FlashWindowEx

Yesterday Mitch posted how he was having trouble with FlashWindowEx API.  I thought I had written that code sometime ago, but I didn’t find it on my system (although perhaps I need better searching software there ), but a quick … Continue reading

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