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Boyce/Codd Normal Form (BCNF)

In my article on 3NF we saw that it was the same as 2NF but with one additional restriction. BCNF, similarly, is 3NF with one more restriction: 264 more words

Database Design

1NF, 2NF, 3NF

1NF is the most basic of normal forms – each cell in a table must contain only one piece of information, and there can be no duplicate rows. 351 more words


Not so fast: President's 'historic' deal with Cuba doesn't come without demands; Guantanamo Bay?

The president, still riding high on his A+ week, decided to keep making history by announcing that later this month the United States would open an embassy in Havana, Cuba, as the first step in normalizing relations with the country. 493 more words

US Politics

The Real Meaning of Relationships

I wanted to share with you all this wonderful and thought-provoking article I read about how one child life specialist sees her relationships with her patients and families. 145 more words

Child Life Specialist

Identity crisis

Quantum mechanics is simple

Quantum Mechanics is conceptually simple. To describe a physical situation and compute its evolution Quantum Mechanically, one needs only two pieces of information: 726 more words

SQL Server Infernals - Circle 2: Generalizers

Object-Oriented programming taught us that generalizing is a good thing and, whenever possible, we should do it. Complex class hierarchies are a good way of reusing code, hitting the specialized classes only when a special implementation is needed. 1,101 more words

SQL Server

Our "peace partners" are against normalization with us

One of the most desired results of any peace agreement between two countries or entities is the normalization of relations between the parties. Thus, after the Iron Curtain fell in the late 1980s, people, goods, business and trade flooded in both directions with much good will. 1,963 more words

Mideast News