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Quick Tip: Mapping your GAC folder in Windows with Subst
Windows Phone 7 Resources
ASP.NET Session Cookie Crypto Attack Exploiting
CVE-2010-3081: 64bit Linux Kernel Root Exploit
OpenIndiana Announced, the fork to Oracle’s OpenSolaris!
What the flip are you looking at?
OpenSolaris FIX: Server refused to allocate pty (SSH)
Ubuntu 10.04 and getting Sun JRE instead of OpenJDK
The move to Android from WinMo and Android 2.2 (aka Froyo) coming soon!
Google shows the power of HTML 5, ports Quake II to run in browser!
Upgrading non-Global OpenSolaris Zone to latest BE
OpenSolaris cheatsheet
In the Zone, Creating OpenSolaris Zones.
Part III: Zeus rebuilt and configured!
Some changes in .NET BCL 4.0
ZFS gets deduplication
Quick Fix: jQuery $.getJSON() fails in IE6 & IE7
Part II: Rebuilding ZEUS – The Operating System, FileSystem & Virtualisation
FIX: OpenSolaris Package Manager fails after adding Extras Repository
Setting up OpenSolaris Extras Repository for VirtualBox, True-Type Fonts, Flash & JavaFX SDK
Rebuilding Zeus – Part I.5: Change of heart, change of hardware.
Part I: Rebuilding ZEUS, the journey of training the next home server
Thunderbird 3.0 Beta 4 fixes corrupted summary files!
Keeping track of time with ntp in Linux
Learning Scala from a Java perspective
InvokeRequired with anonymous delegates for threading in WinForms!
ANTS Memory Profiler 5.1 Review
Mounting and activating LVM Volumes from BootCD to recover data in linux
Quick Tip: Converting an Enum from a string using C# Generics
Linux Btrfs: A short history of btrfs
VirtualBox 3.0 brings some exciting new bits-o-functionality!
.NET Tools: NDepend static analysis tool, leave T-Pain behind.
Bing Bing Bing Bing Bing: Microsoft launches Bing.
HOWTO: Importing Thunderbird contacts into GMail
Wolfram Alpha Launches!
UPDATE: Installing CentOS 5.x on ASUS P5WDH-Deluxe
Booting CentOS 5.3 on ASUS P5WDH Deluxe
COOL TOOL: WinRAR 3.90 Beta released with some ubber goodness!
Think outside the box: Getting VirtualBox 2.x running in Jaunty
Quick Tip: P5WDH-Deluxe with E6750 with DDR800
HEAT OF THE MOMENT: Breaking News, Oracle buys Sun MicroSystems!
Quick Tip: Iterate through an enum in .NET
Rebuilding Zeus: Part 1 – Preliminary Research and Installing Ubuntu 9.04 RC1
Hot Butter: Slipstreaming SQL Server 2008 with SP1 and an easier FIX for Rule “Previous releases of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008? failed.
Quick Tip: Extracting all files in multiple folders in Linux
FIX: ‘The Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0 provider is not registered on the local machine.’ Message for .NET Applications
Deep Dive: How .NET Regular Expressions really work.
Finally joined the 21st century and onto Twitter
Quick Tip: Extracting files from Windows Installer (MSI) Setup Files
The anatomy of the Ext4 File-System
Maintaining your XFS with XFS Filesystem Reorganiser xfs_fsr to defrag
Linux 2.6.28 released for all the good l33tle boys and girls!
Sun ushers in VirtualBox 2.1 with cool new features!
Google releases Chrome 1.0
OpenSolaris 2008.11 out the door!!!
Microsoft Releases Singularity 2.0 Research Development Kit (RDK)
Breaking News: BD+ Broken
Ubuntu 8.10: Intrepid Ibex Released!
Going Deep: Inside Windows 7 with Mark Russinovich
Windows Se7en: So it begins…
COOL TOOL: Throwaway the CDs & DVDs, use your Flash Drive + UNetbootin to install Linux!
HOWTO: Running ASP.NET 2.0 Ajax Toolkit 1.0.x in .NET 3.5 / SP1 IIS
HOWTO: Network Monitoring with nTop in Ubuntu
Managed Operating Systems & COSMOS – C# Open Source Managed Operating System
TIP: Quick tip on how to Debug ASP.NET Web Application Deployed in IIS
NAnt: Signing Satelite Assemblies Fix
Google Chrome Released!
Chrome, an Innovative browser from Google
Lutz Roeder’s .NET Reflector to be maintained by Red Gate Software
FIX: Rule “Previous releases of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008” failed.
Design Patterns in C# & Java : The Singleton.
HelloWorld #3!!!