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In my daily life of web designer, IT manager, database developer, Excel specialist, application programmer, server administrator, person with a modern phone, and internet user I come across some puzzling situations. Here you can hear me work through them.

In my daily life of web designer, IT manager, database developer, Excel specialist, application programmer, server administrator, person with a modern phone, and internet user I come across some puzzling situations. Here you can hear me work through them.
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In my daily life of web designer, IT manager, database developer, Excel specialist, application programmer, server administrator, person with a modern phone, and internet user I come across some puzzling situations. Here you can hear me work through them.

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English


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Humble Software Bundle: Best Of Stardock

12/5/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/software/stardock-software-bundle?please=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 We've teamed up with Stardock for our newest bundle! Get software like Start10, Groupy, and Fences. Plus, your purchase will support St. Jude children's Research Hospital and a charity of your choice! Applies to all: 1 license, up to 5 devices. $1: Icon packager, version 10 Start8 $?: Start10 WindowsBlinds SpaceMonger $15: Fences Groupy DeskScapes Multiplicity...

Duration:00:08:12

Microsoft Is Getting Rid Of The Edge Browser

12/4/2018
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Microsoft is getting rid of their edge browser and switching to a blink based browser, same as chrome and the majority of other web browsers available!

Duration:00:05:00

Humble Book Bundle: CyberSecurity By Packt

11/27/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/cybersecurity-packt-books?please=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 $1: Nmap: Network exploration and security auditing cookbook, 2nd edition Network analysis using Wireshark 2 cookbook, 2nd edition Practical cyber intelligence Cybersecurity attacks (red team activity), video Python for offensive pentest: a complete practical course, video $8: Cryptography with python, video Digital forensics and incident response Hands-On penetration testing on Windows...

Duration:00:09:22

Counting Things

11/26/2018
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This one is very general. Basically, when you're counting things you have to decide how to represent the count. If you're adding multiple counts together then you really have to decide what to count. Do a good job counting.

Duration:00:02:56

Bundle: Big Data & Infographics, By Wiley

11/21/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/big-data-infographics-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 We've teamed up with Wiley for our newest bundle! Get titles like 101 design methods: a structured approach for driving innovation in your organization, cool infographics: effective communication with data visualization and design, and the visual organization: data visualization, big data, and the quest for better decisions. Plus, your purchase will support Doctors without borders! $1:...

Duration:00:07:16

Humble Book Bundle: Java By Packt

11/12/2018
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Grab a bundle of Java and a cup of Joe and sit down for some learnin'. This new ebook bundle from Packt includes Mastering Java and Machine Learning, Learning Spring Boot 2.0, Learning Java by Building Android Games, and lots more. Cheers! https://humblebundle.com/books/java-by-packt-books?please=they&charity=1827413

Duration:00:06:41

Renaming A Bunch Of Files At The Same Time

11/7/2018
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I had to strip off the first part of a bunch of file names. You can do this inside of Windows Powershell, using this simple script: get-childitem *.dat | rename-item -newname { [string]($._name).substring(9) } The file extension and the numeric value are variable based on your needs. WARNING: THIS WILL AFFECT EVERY FILE IN YOUR CHOSEN DIRECTORY, so move all the files that you need to rename to their own folder. And, it can't be redone, so make a backup beforehand, and make sure you're in the...

Duration:00:05:52

Humble Book Bundle: Head First Series By O'Reilly

10/3/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/head-first-books?partner= thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 Plunge into learning with our latest bundle, courtesy of oreilly! Get titles like head first SQL, head first JavaScript programming, and head first design patterns. Plus, your purchase will support code for America! $1: Head first Ruby Head first C head first object-oriented analysis and Design Head first SQL Head first statistics $8: Head first JavaScript programming Head first PMP Head first HTML...

Duration:00:04:12

Humble Book Bundle: Learn You Some Code By No Starch Press

9/28/2018
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It be time to learn you some stuff with us bundle from no starch press. Get ebooks like python crash course, learn you a Haskell for great good!, And more. Plus, your purchase will support you some charity! https://www.humblebundle.com/books/learn-you-some-code-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 $1: Automate the boring stuff with python: practical programming for total beginners The Linux command line: a complete introduction The big book of F#: Breaking Free with managed...

Duration:00:03:22

Humble Book Bundle: Game Development By Packt

9/27/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/game-development-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 Humble book bundle: game development by Packt take your mental image and see what develops with this Game Dev book bundle! Get ebooks like getting started with unity 2018, game development patterns and best practices, and practical game AI programming, plus a selection of video courses to take your plans to the next level. $1: Creating a game with Blender Game engine - build an entire video game...

Duration:00:07:57

Strike Through Text In Outlook

9/17/2018
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When you need to write something that already isn't right or edit someone else's writing but don't want to delete, what do you do? STRIKE-THROUGH!

Duration:00:01:58

Taping Down The ESC Key

9/12/2018
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An analog solution to a digital problem: What do you do when you have to cancel a couple thousand pop up boxes because you typed the wrong thing?

Duration:00:04:14

"IF AND" Formula In Excel

9/11/2018
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What happens if you need to match more than one value to an IF statement in Excel? You use an IF(AND()) formula!

Duration:00:03:02

Humble Book Bundle: UI / UX By Wiley

9/6/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/ui-ux-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 We've teamed up with Wiley for our newest bundle! Get titles like understanding color: an introduction for designers, usable usability: simple steps for making stuff better, and Android design patterns: interaction design solutions for Developers. $1: Evil By Design: interaction design to lead us into temptation Usable usability: simple steps for making stuff better Designing The Internet of Things Design...

Duration:00:04:20

Humble Book Bundle: Machine Learning By O'Reilly

9/5/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/machine-learning-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 We've teamed up with a O'Reilly for our newest bundle! Get titles like Introduction to Machine Learning with Python, Learning TensorFlow, and Thoughtful Machine Learning with Python. Plus your purchase will support Code for America! $1: machine learning is changing the rules - ways businesses can utilize AI to innovate Introduction to machine learning with r - rigorous mathematical modeling...

Duration:00:03:19

Check Out The Google Titan Security Key!

8/30/2018
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I think this is so cool. Google is making available there Titan security keys for $50. The Titan security key is a physical solution to two-factor Authentication that has reduced their phishing instances to zero throughout the more than 85,000 people who tested these keys. https://store.google.com/product/titan_security_key_kit?

Duration:00:04:51

WordPress "Category" Pages Are Blank

8/27/2018
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I realized that the category archives on one of my WordPress sites we're unable to load, it was just a blank white window... Problem was a conflict with a plugin.

Duration:00:05:08

Scam Email (not from) Amazon

8/26/2018
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Email scammer usually don't talk right, but even when they do - check the "from address". And ALWAYS just go to the site or app, NEVER click links (even when you think they're valid).

Duration:00:04:00

Malformed RSS Feed

8/23/2018
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When you create an RSS feed make sure that it's outputting in the proper format and not using HTML character names instead of the special characters themselves, because if it's not formatted appropriately your feed will not be able to be consumed by others. And you want your feed consumed, don't you? https://it.eqt.com/feeds/press_release/all/rss.xml

Duration:00:06:32

Humble Book Bundle: Big Data By Packt

8/22/2018
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https://www.humblebundle.com/books/big-data-books?partner=thetalkinggeek&charity=1827413 We've teamed up with Packt for a big ol' big data bundle! Get titles like Artificial Intelligence for Big Data, Hadoop Real-World Solutions Cookbook, Big Data Architects Handbook, and more. It's time to start wrangling. $1: Mastering Apache Spark 2.x (2nd Ed.) Splunk Essentials (2nd Ed.) Mongodb cookbook (2nd Ed.) Getting started with Hadoop 2.X Learning elasticsearch 5.0 Three months of mapt Pro for $30...

Duration:00:05:35