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Fingerprint Logons

Someone here at the Faculty of Management just bought an IBM ThinkPad T42. It’s hard to find anythign cool about laptops nowadays, but this one manages to implement something.
Fingerprint security.

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Browsers

Netscape 8.0

Netscape has released a public beta version of Navigator 8.0.

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Google

Google Maps Goes North

It looks like Google has extended its map database north of the 50th parallel.

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General

Michael Jackson a Drunk?

Todd Dominey pointed out the oddity of E! Online’s pseudo-logo for the Michael Jackson trial.

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Browsers

Firefox 1.0.1 Now Available

Mozilla Foundation has released version 1.0.1 of its most popular browser, Firefox.

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General

Misspelling My Name

Jason bemoans the ignorance of many persons in misspelling his name. While I certainly cannot say I have experienced the same issues given that I have a single last name, I have experienced many issues with my name.
My full name is Kim Jason Joseph Benoit Siever.

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General

What Do You Look Like?

Cameron asks everyone to post screenshots of their current projects. Veerle asks everyone to post photos of their current workspace. It only make sense someone would ask everyone to post photos of what they currently look like. I might as well be that person.

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Uncategorized

Database Integration with Flash

Dennis’ solution was exactly what I needed. Well, actually, not quite what I needed. His solution worked for getting the data from the database and importing it to Flash. That was the biggest hurdle. What it did not do was allow for importing separate records. So I modified it.

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Accessibility

Don't Design for Full Screen

Stop making your websites go to full screen automatically! I mean it. Stop it.

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Creating VCS Files in ColdFusion

One thing I have been trying for months to do on the Faculty of Management website is to create VCS files on the fly. VCS files are what Outlook and other calendaring software use to pass calendar items between each other. When I added an event to our database with ColdFusion, I wanted it to create a VCS file that the user could then download to his/her calendar.