Posts by Jeffery Peck

How Technology Helps A Bakery

In the culinary world, baking is viewed more as a science than anything else. In order for the baker to create the perfect dish, every level of every ingredient has to be precise. Adding too much of one thing or over cooking a dish, even by an extra minute, can render almost any dish inedible. With the trick to being able to bake a good dish falling on the ability

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How Gun Lobby is Using Technology to Swerve People’s Opinion

The majority of people are in need of safer guns. Hence many are in favor of the making of guns in a design that makes gun safer. According to several research conducted, it evident that it is to the people interest to reduce the number of gun violence using technology. It has been a public health epidemic (more than 33,000 people in America are killed annually). In a national survey

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How To Change Time Zone Information By Using Visual Basic

Below is How to change time zone information by using Visual Basic and The best approach to execute this impact is as per the following: 1. Figure out which time zone you may intrigued to change. 2. Locate the key in the register which contains the information anticipated that would fill the TIME_ZONE_INFORMATION structure. 3. Perused in that information and weight the qualities into a variable of sort TIME_ZONE_INFORMATION. 4.

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Computer In A Fridge – Is It Possible?

Sometimes, your computer may heat up and won’t easily cool due to extreme temperatures in your room. Though it has a fan, it may not help in blowing the excessive heat produced by your computer. You may then decide to put it inside the refrigerator for a while to see if it will provide a better solution for you. See what will happen. Computer In A Fridge – Does It

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A Brief History of Microsoft Products and Unicode – 32 Bit

COM in the 32-Bit World COM made an interesting break with both operating systems: It only supports Unicode, and ANSI is just left out in the cold. If you cannot speak Unicode at some level-even if it only means supporting the MultiByteToWideChar and WideCharToMultiByte calls to convert it-, then you cannot speak to COM. With so much of even the basic functionality in the 32-bit Windows shell requiring Unicode, every application must

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A Brief History of Microsoft Products and Unicode – 16 Bit

The following is not meant to be an exhaustive look at the topic of Unicode, or the ISO-10646 standard that Unicode now tries to match character for character. It is meant to give a historical context to help explain where Visual Basic and other Microsoft products are in relation to Unicode-and hopefully where they are heading, as well. This history will cover most of the high points, and might be

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Visual Basic – Is It ANSI or Unicode?

The question of whether Visual Basic is ANSI or Unicode is a trick question. The only answer someone could ever possibly give is yes and no, or more accurately, the answer depends on the meaning of the question. Perhaps delving a little more deeply into the history would help give the question enough meaning that the answer of “It depends” will at least feel a little less unsatisfying. ANSI =

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