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The Forgotten Jesus

There are so many things in this book that have stuck with me that if I were to cover them all I fear that you wouldn’t buy the book and read it for yourself....

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Let’s Start with SELECT

I must type “SELECT * FROM …..” hundreds of times a day. Would it be more efficient to specify the columns or save the SQL so that I don’t have to keep typing it...

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Four Basic Commands

I think I’ve been brainwashed by movies to think that imparting knowledge to the next generation can take place during a 5 minute montage where they go from knowing nothing about coding to being...

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Teaching Kids SQL

Teaching kids how to program should be similar to teaching them English or a different language. I stress should. As any programmer knows, while what we do could be boiled down to a few concepts...

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Always on the Lookout for WordPress Themes

The presentation of your website can attract or repel your audience.  To that end, I’m always out looking at new templates to see if I like the features of something new.  Here are 50...

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jQuery Sortable

Ever want to be able to drag things around and sort them?  As part of my research into how to drag and drop items for a project, I stumbled across this jQuery UI Sortable...

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Games for the G-Tablet

I don’t know how many people are still running a G-Tablet– mine is still running, but I’ve passed it off to one of my children as I’ve got a Samsung Note– but here’s a...

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Ask for the Ancient Paths

The sub title of this book is “Discovering What Church is Meant to Be.”  I was given this book for free because this is something that I’ve been wondering ever since I decided that...

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Slave

When reading the rules to the game Othello, you come across the instruction that while the concept or rules are simple, the game will take a lifetime to master.  The concept that this book...