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Monthly Archives: October 2005

Some inspiration for the young geeks

Here’s a little inspiration for all you young geeks out there who may get picked on or made fun of, curtiousy of Penny Arcade.  (Note: slightly foul language is present, but nothing vulgar).

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Quick T-Sql to parse a delimited string

I was working on some code to parse some data for a friend, and had to write this little piece of code that some of you might find useful.  Right now, you can just take this, pop it into query … Continue reading 

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Congrats to a friend and Channel 9 is hiring

Erik Porter has accepted a position at Microsoft on the Evangelism team for Channel9, Microsoft Gadgets, etc. Erik is a co-author of a couple of VB.Net books, a VB.Net MVP, an ASPInsider, VP of his local user group, a great … Continue reading 

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NHibernate 1.0 has been released

Yes, it finally made it to 1.0!  Yay for NHibernate! NHibernate is one of those object persistence tools I’ve played around with a bit, like Wilson OR Mapper or LLBLGenPro.  I’ve used all three here and there on different projects, … Continue reading 

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Microsoft IntelliSense XML Files for Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Microsoft Office System Solution Developers

Microsoft IntelliSense XML Files for Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for the Microsoft Office System Solution Developers Adds summary descriptions of types, members, and parameters to IntelliSense ToolTips in code and in the Object Browser for Microsoft Office Word 2003, Microsoft … Continue reading 

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A little RnR for me and the wife, kinda

This week is very exciting.  My wife and I, along with my sister and brother-in-law, have front row seats to see our favorite band perform this Wednesday night, Big and Rich.  They are one of the hottest and most energetic shows … Continue reading 

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.Net Developers Group Meeting in OKC October 1st

Sorry, I’m a little late on getting this out. If you are in the Oklahoma City area today, come by and check this out. Speakers: Chris Menegay (Lunch)  Chris Menegay is a Principal Consultant for Notion Solutions. He has been helping … Continue reading 

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