Month: October 2016

Stupid Markup Tricks

A coworker asked me to look over a proof of concept project he’d been working on the other day and, after telling him my thoughts, I added “of course it needs more blink tags and marquees” because it’s impossible for

SQL Server IIF: Syntactic Sugar that Doesn’t Rot Your Brain

It wasn’t until recently that I discovered a feature that I’ve missed since SQL Server 2012.  One of my recent projects involved converting a lot of old Visual FoxPro code.  That’s not quite as much fun as it sounds, as it turns out.