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Since 2006, halfgk.com has been my personal sandbox for .NET and other forms of Web development.

Symbols of an open book (open book) link with a how-to form that explains code used for specific features. I plan on introducing more features, particularly of interest to other developers, as I can.

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Click the image of the open book to learn how this feature was coded.
2020.03.28special_event: CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

2020.03.27car talk: Maintenance IssueImage of a Buick Lacrosse. Image Credit: newcars.com
... and some new vocabulary


coronavirus: COVID-19
Global Pandemic


2020.03.21on_geek_stuff: CompTIA Server+ Beta (UPDATED)CompTIA Server+ Certificate
Who? Me??


2020.03.17on_geek_stuff: Hard Wiping Old Hard DrivesMy drive wiper rig
Here's How


 

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2019.03.27on tech: Apple AirPods

2019.03.23on music: My Brush with Rock Stardom

2018.03.28system maintenance: Gave the how-to web form a little spit and polish today. The biggest change (so far) was to include in each description the year I wrote each "how-to" file. Many of these were written pretty early in the life of the website.

2018.03.26on geek stuff: Let's Talk About Facebook

2018.03.24system maintenance: So much great work getting done -- I just closed a maintenance item that dated back to October of 2016!

2017.03.25on music: Taking my Daughter to See STYX

2017.03.23on family: Dissed Me Off!

2014.03.26on kids: She's Anti-.

2014.03.24on fitness: Nice To See a Difference

2014.03.23on kids: Older Ladies Got the Sweet Rides

2014.03.22on kids: Didn't Know That Was a 'Thing'

2013.03.28on fitness: What Does 2000 Calories Look Like?

2013.03.27on kids: Baby's First Words

2013.03.25on a hog: Bad Timing

2013.03.22on fitness: We've Already Hit Our Goal

2012.03.26on kids: Well, She's Confident, Anyway

2012.03.25on fitness: Atkins, Close of Week 11

2012.03.24on gaming: Myst V

on cycling: Saturday Morning Breakfast Rides!

2012.03.22on gaming: Neverwinter Nights 2 is $.99 in the Mac Store

2011.03.24on kids: Terminology

2010.03.27on cooking: Almond-Crusted Pork Loin w/Pico de Gallo

2010.03.24on music: Exploring "notably underwhelming" Chickenfoot's "Soap on a Rope"

2010.03.23on music: Alice in Chains' "Black Gives Way to Blue"

2009.03.26system maintenance: More changes on the way... maybe. I want to modify the way the graphics load... but I think I might be causing more problems than I'm solving!

2008.03.22on music: Coming soon: A rare digital copy of Buggles' Adventures in Modern Recording...

 
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