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4 Benefits of Kiwi

The kiwi is higher in vitamin C per ounce than most other fruits. Its green flesh has a almost creamy texture with an invigorating taste similar to strawberries, melons and bananas, yet with its own unique sweet flavor. 318 more words

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GNU Linker, can you NOT Initialize my Variable?

my students sometimes are afraid to ask questions, although I urge them ask any question. In my opinion there are no ‘dumb’ questions: only questioning things let us think and learn new things. 832 more words

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Candice's Top 5 Kitchen Must Haves

Are you often stuck feeling unsure of what utensils or kitchen supplies/appliances are the most important and which are moreso useless? I have compiled a list of my favorite kitchen accessories I simply could not do without.   375 more words

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Weekend DIY: Customize the Dock With Recent Application Stacks and Dock Spacers

by Tom Nelson

This weekend’s project is a good one if you want to add functionality to your Mac’s desktop via the Dock. With a bit of Terminal magic, you can add a capability to the Dock that allows you to keep track of apps and documents that you’ve recently worked with. 30 more words


Least Possible Actions to Start a Call on Windows

Today I’d like to do things a little differently and introduce a new series of posts here on Tips & Tricks. The new series is called Least Possible Actions (LPA) and in it I’ll be taking some common Skype tasks and explaining how to do them with as little time and effort as possible. 326 more words


T-SQL: How to print a message simultaneously from t-sql batch script?

Hi Friends,

Generally, we all may get a chance of working on a long running sql query or batch script that will be executed directly in PROD enviroment.  112 more words

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Upgrading to Windows 8 – Part 4: Windows 8.1 to 8.1.1 – “Finger Clickin' Good”

As I’ve already done a review of every other Windows Upgrade/Update that’s happened recently, it only makes sense that I’d do the same of Windows 8.1 Update, also known as Windows 8.1 Spring Update, Windows 8.1 Update 1, or as I like to call it, Windows 8.1.1.