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Recent posts

Tony’s SQL Woes

Tony Yiu has just posted a question about how to turn a loop-of-queries into a single SQL query. I’m sure he’d be grateful for your insights… ;-)
June 10, 2007

Apparently I Live in Texas

The Strange Maps blog is always fascinating — today’s entry relabels US states with the names of countries whose GDP is roughly equivalent. Canada is Texas, ...
June 10, 2007

Home Stretch for Beautiful Code

Beautiful Code is in the home stretch: a few more terms need to be indexed, and a few diagrams need to be tidied up, but it’s looking very nice. An author p...
June 09, 2007