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

I love love love this stored procedure, it allows you to spider HTML and easily parse it using SQL Server. 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.