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5/21/2018     

Old Gamer VMs: I’m lovin’ it…

For those with some old CDs and games they’d like to play, check this out...

VMWare Fusion and Workstation does offer some great options

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5/8/2018     

VMWare Fusion and Old Gaming

So, I set out on a little project to create a VM from Windows XP and play some of my old games I had ISOed
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4/30/2018     

PS without BS: Displaying a popup box and killing it

This is a simple solution for those wanting to show a popup box, but not leave it up indefinitely. This may be useful if you
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4/28/2018     

PS without BS: Replacing Select Case True

This is a short blog to describe how to replace VBScript's brilliant "Select Case True" with PowerShell.

Instead of evaluating one variable, what happens

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4/24/2018     

When SQL has no certificate...

Yesterday I posted a blog on how to identify the SQL Certificate used. I had some questions come from this, and the biggest one
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Headlines

Lomu's legacy looms over NZ-England World Cup semifinal
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer hits Monday, along with ticket sales - CNET
How the national debt hits your wallet every day
Cooper: Trump does this when he's blocked on something
The cheapest places where you'll really want to retire
GM transforms who wins, who loses in future of work
Analysis: Not all recessions are a crisis, and the next one won't be as bad as 2008
The hours people really worked in the past might shock you
NFL streaming: Best ways to watch football live without cable - CNET
Salesforce CEO speaks about gender pay gap in Silicon Valley
LiAngelo Ball, two UCLA players arrested in China for alleged shoplifting
3 arrested for 'rape table'
Woman killed ?˜sugar daddyâ?™ when relationship soured: prosecutors
This high school football coach disarmed a student. Then he hugged him.
China's slowdown deepens, and the world is feeling it

Today's History

2010: The European Parliament awards Cuban dissident Guillermo Farinas the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought
2010: Union of Myanmar changes its name to Republic of the Union of Myanmar, and changes the design of the national flag
1998: World Series, New York Yankees beat San Diego Padres 4 games to 0
1997: Elton John's tribute to Princess Diana breaks world record, 318 million distributed
1997: Cleveland Marquis Grissom hit in his 15th straight World Series game (streak ends at 15, he is 2nd to Hank Baur with 17)
1995: Addison Vance, 18, of Hickory NC, crowned 7th Ms Venus Swimwear
1995: Mario Tremblay, selected 22nd NHL coach of Montreal Canadians
1994: Hana bridge is Seoul Korea crashes, 32+ die
1994: North Korea signs pact to end their nuclear projects
1993: Gary Kasparov defeats Nigel Short for chess championship