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Recent Blogs


Old Gamer VMs: I’m lovin’ it…

For those with some old CDs and games they’d like to play, check this out...

VMWare Fusion and Workstation does offer some great options

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VMWare Fusion and Old Gaming

So, I set out on a little project to create a VM from Windows XP and play some of my old games I had ISOed
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PS without BS: Displaying a popup box and killing it

This is a simple solution for those wanting to show a popup box, but not leave it up indefinitely. This may be useful if you
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PS without BS: Replacing Select Case True

This is a short blog to describe how to replace VBScript's brilliant "Select Case True" with PowerShell.

Instead of evaluating one variable, what happens

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When SQL has no certificate...

Yesterday I posted a blog on how to identify the SQL Certificate used. I had some questions come from this, and the biggest one
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US-China trade truce to boost markets; wild swings not over
Houston activist who invited ICE to a community forum faces deportation
Why auto workers went on strike against GM
Teacher, 40, allegedly sent nude pics, lewd love letters to teen student
Bette Davis' shocking betrayal
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'It' factor: California cops pose for viral photo inspired by horror film
Putting children’s data online has consequences, report says
The cities and towns set to boom in each state
Houston Texans star DeAndre Hopkins shows Kaepernick support before game
Tom Fitton: Mueller probe is 'fruit of the poison tree,' should be shut down
Andrew Yang is right about 'SNL' racism controversy
Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement: Report
Navy tests and refines new attack submarine 'stealth' technology
Botched NYT Kavanaugh story is the latest in a series of blunders from Opinion section

Today's History

2010: The world's biggest airline is created when United Airlines shareholders approve a deal to merge with Continental Airlines
2010: A drill reaches 33 Chilean miners who remain trapped underground after the 2010 Copiapo mining accident August 5, 2010
1997: Dr. Sam Sheppard's body (Fugitive) is exhumed for DNA test
1996: Dodger Hideo Nomo no-hits Colorado Rockies, 9-0 at Coors Field
1995: Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
1995: "Love! Valor! Compassion!" closes at Walter Kerr New York City after 276 performances
1994: Heather Whitestone, 21, (Ala), crowned 68th Miss America 1995
1994: Princess Christina separates
1994: Andy Waller out handled the ball for Mashonaland CD vs. Mash U24
1992: NFL decides to suspend World League Football