How Google crushed and abandoned the RSS industry

Embrace, extend, extinguish: How Google crushed and abandoned the RSS industry Summary: Most of the commentary I’ve read so far about the loss of Google Reader has been about its use as an RSS client. But that’s a red herring. The real victims were companies that had planned in 2005 and 2006 to build RSS sync […]

md5 for hello world

I was playing around with Windows 8, and I found a tool called HashMe that will calculate hashes based on files.. this is great, I’m glad to have found this app.. Windows 8 rocks! Here are 20 different hashes for the phrase “hello world” MD2: 195D5B5475EC3E6760F888511F20B84D MD4: 2F34E7EDC8180B87578159FF58E87C1A MD5: 3E25960A79DBC69B674CD4EC67A72C62 SHA0: 985467135DE409D2E200621651227C07158B3A93 SHA1: 7B502C3A1F48C8609AE212CDFB639DEE39673F5E SHA224: […]

new version of sqldom.sourceforge.net

I love love love this stored procedure, it allows you to spider HTML and easily parse it using SQL Server. http://sqldom.sourceforge.net/ I’m SUPER excited to get home from work today, because there is a new version of this sproc (with better NOCOUNT) that can decrease execution time from ~60s to ~2s. -Aaron Kempf ——————————————————————————————- Aaron, […]

Microsoft is escalating its efforts to bring the latest version of Internet Explorer to more than 700 million personal computers in an attempt to re-establish the software maker's browser as the best way to surf the Web.

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