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Nerdy Spreadsheet Stuff

On one of my projects, I have to process data from lots of sources. One of these provides essentially a report in spreadsheet format. I need to strip out all the extraneous things – empty rows, data split into rows by line feeds – so I end up with one line containing a name and […]

November 18, 2019 · Harry · No Comments
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A Thing I Learned Today

A couple of months ago, I bought a shiny new Nook HD+ for myself. It wasn’t a spur-of-the-moment decision – I’d been thinking about getting a tablet for quite a while. In fact, I bought an iPad last year, but only kept it a few days before returning it. The iPad price was just too […]

September 10, 2013 · Harry · No Comments
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Should I be nervous?

I checked Site Meter just now, and noticed that someone from ibm.com came to my blog, based on teh search string “I hate Lotus Notes”, and found this post. I mean, it’s true, I do hate Lotus Notes, but still…

April 14, 2010 · Harry · No Comments
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GPS navigator wierdness, and TR

August 5, 2007 · Harry · Comments Closed
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Why RAID Is A Bad Idea

April 6, 2007 · Harry · One Comment
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