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FeedBurner Migration Confusion

Some of you may know that Google will end FTP publishing support for Blogger. Well I’ve decided to move to WordPress and to do that, I need to update my FeedBurner’s original source. Sounds easy right? Here are my assumptions and below are some screenshots that show why I failed: thomasnguyencom[at]gmail.com is my FeedBurner account […]

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Door to Door Sales.

Privacy is something we cherish out here in the suburbs, but we always seem to get the random door to door salesman knocking. Does it still work? I can’t remember the last time I ever actually bought anything besides maybe girlscout cookies; they’re so addicting. I was always raised never to talk to strangers and […]

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Code Review FUN!

Legacy code can be fun!How many wrongs make a right? The more the merrier? //VB.NETPublic Function ConvertSDToStringSD(ByVal securityDescriptor() As Byte, ByVal securityInfo As Integer) As String Dim pStringSD As IntPtr Dim stringSDLen As Integer Dim success As Boolean = ConvertSecurityDescriptorToStringSecurityDescriptor(securityDescriptor, 1, securityInfo, pStringSD, stringSDLen) ‘ The following ensures that the memory allocated to pStringSD by […]

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My eCOST Experience.

Why did I shop there? On January 20th, my Google Reader came up with an awesome deal from dealspl.us that wasn’t a typo, and on the eCOST website even today!!! C’mon, $36.99 for a multi monitor mount (three monitors!!!). So I place an online order a few hours I read and re-read the listing to […]

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Dreamhost Rocks.

Although I was one of the few who got affected by this little accounting problem, I still really respect Dreamhost. Not only did the blog an apology and email me an apology, they even explained why this occurred and their solution to it. Honesty is the best policy. I even learned something from them:“The moral […]