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Lack of Activity

My new job (Software Development Manager @ Amazon.com) has basically taken all of my free time so I apologize to everyone for not posting anything new or responding to comments. I’m hoping it slows down in a few months so … Continue reading

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When things go bad…. or ‘When Projects Attack’

The last few months of work have been crunch time. 50+ hrs a week (ususally more like 60+), schedules that keep changing, requirements that seem to move around more than a cornered mouse who just downed its body weight in … Continue reading

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Do Not Track

If you have been paying attention to Tech News and the U.S. Government you may have heard about the ‘Do Not Track’ initiative that may become law. In a nutshell, the Do Not Track (DNT) initiative is a law that … Continue reading

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Ajax Interception

The Problem I recently had a problem where I needed to intercept any AJAX based calls from the browser to, well, anything. After a lot of Googling and digging through StackOverflow all I ever found were suggestions for event listeners … Continue reading

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TAR and GZIP Compression in Java

When you are generating a lot of output files as I do on some of my projects you at some point want to archive them so you end creating an archive directory and placing the files in there (usually with … Continue reading

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