Monthly Archives: June 2012

It’s a Small World, My Prince

I don’t know why random thoughts like this pop into my head with such regularity, but there it is and I might as well embrace it.  Well, it turns out that in terms of the Small World Phenomenum (better known, perhaps, … Continue reading

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Should a database table always have primary keys?

The occasion for this post is a little contretemps I experienced on recently. The topic of this blog post is the question posed by acidZombie24, a member of StackOverflow, over 3 years ago. I was one of those who … Continue reading

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Old Nerd’s Post – “Ancient” Technology

Old High School friends of mine just posted some Facebook comments on “ancient” technology they still possessed, and it caused me to think back about my old devices.  Brian mentioned that he still had his father’s old slide rule (and … Continue reading

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