Wife’s wedding dress stolen from the UPS driver’s hands

Wife’s wedding dress stolen from the UPS driver's hands

Over the last year my fiancé, at the time (wife now), and I saved up what we could and threw ourselves a wedding. Didn’t ask anyone for money, just invited everyone that we could afford too. Yes, we had some help in some areas with some… more

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February 3, 2016

Building .NET on a Mac with Visual Studio Code

This is a great article on building a .Net application on the MAC OS with the new ASP.NET 5, cross-platform framework.

Getting started with ASP.NET 5 and Visual Studio Code on a Mac – more

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December 28, 2015

Changed your Windows 10 Background with the Classical “Old” Desktop Background Screen/Control Panel Window

Changed your Windows 10 Background with the Classical

If you’re like me and you used to use the Picture desktop background option, you’ll find that in Windows 10, it doesn’t look at the sub-folders. The new Personalization screen just doesn’t have those options. I really dislike those… more

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November 27, 2015

On Google Hangout I appear offline to my friends

On Google Hangout I appear offline to my friends

Not sure why this settings is where it is but it’s pretty silly.

If you uncheck the option “Show when you were last online” Google Hangouts will then show you as “offline” to your friends.

You have to keep this turned on for them to… more

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July 10, 2015

Can’t close Angular Bootstrap Modal–Stays Gray

There is something wrong with Angular 1.4 and angular-bootstrap 0.12, 0.13 that doesn’t for the close animation for modals. The modal closes but the background stays gray. Found a couple of open tickets on it.

There’s a couple of… more

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July 10, 2015

I’ll be speaking at these PMI events

I’ll be speaking at a few PMI events coming up here in the next few days.


Topic: How to Run an Agile Retrospective Meetingmore

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April 20, 2015

Angular BlockUI Not Showing Up

A co-worker and I were implementing McNull Angular BlockUI into a production AngularJs application and it didn’t work.

You follow the instructions, they look simple enough right?

  • Install
  • Add a Reference
  • Inject it into your module

and….. more

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April 17, 2015

Switched over my site to another blog engine some images not updated yet

I’ve switched over my site to a different blog engine and I got rid of some really old post from 2007. There might be some missing images as well. I need to go back and update them.

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April 4, 2015

2 Alternatives for Native iOS Apps using C#

Found this interesting article on 5 alternatives for developing native iOS Apps and of those I narrowed it down to Xarmain or course and one other, Rem Objects C#, that’s up and coming that I would love to try.


Previously known as… more

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April 4, 2015

Nikon P900 83x Optical Zoom Camera Real Example

Was over at my friends house with my new Nikon P900 camera and thought I’d show him how much you could zoom the camera in with the 83x Optical Zoom.  I did zoom in all the way to the 83x and then past that into the digital zoom, which you… more

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March 23, 2015