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Oracle 12.2 Cool New Features

As you know, Oracle Open World is over (for me at least), and one of the major topics there was Oracle 12cR2 (or 12.2). It looks like a really cool version, the downside is that is currently available on Oracle cloud only. 1,148 more words

Database Security

rbikblog reblogged this on Oracle database experience and commented:

It has to change my plans.

Background of American Radio

As with many things around the world in the decade following the end of World War II, business and technology was unleashed in the music industry. 786 more words

Trumping free trade

Donald Trump doesn’t know what he’s talking about. But he owned Hillary Clinton during the first part of Monday’s debate. And his attacks on free trade are in fact resonating among working-class voters. 963 more words

Darkness and Light

Darkness and Light

Darkness hides oneself from others, in absence of light

Light exposes everyone, in absence of darkness.

Yet, when we are under darkness – we find ourselves very alone, 131 more words


Deaf students who sign can join mainstream primary school from 2018

(Source: www.todayonline.com)

SINGAPORE – From 2018, deaf students who use sign language to communicate can attend a mainstream primary school. Currently, they go to one of two Special Education schools. 451 more words

Current Affairs

Term time.

​Is it a coincidence that I get bitten so much more often, in term time?
Is it a coincidence that meltdowns happen between 3pm and bedtime, in term time? 274 more words

Phlogiston, the identification problem, and the state of macroeconomics

The other day, I argued (as I have many times over the years) that contemporary mainstream macroeconomics is in a sorry state.

Mainstream macroeconomists didn’t predict the crash.

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