Archive for March, 2016

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Arguments andParameters

It came as somewhat of a surprise to me that someone I was discussing functions with used these two terms in the opposite way to the way I had learnt. It seems that at some point in the last few years the meanings of these two have switched places (just as red and blue switched […]

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Windows 10 Bible

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Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Using Wide MonitorsEffectively

Many computers today have a wide screen monitor attached (or sometimes two monitors configured to act as if they are a single double width monitor). For many applications the height is far more important than the width and so often this extra width is not required for individual applications. There are also many instances where […]

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Windows 10 In Depth (includes Content Update Program)

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Sunday, March 27th, 2016

JavaScriptPlacement

This article looks at the different times at which you want your JavaScript to run and considers where the script should be attached in order to achieve that desired result in the simplest way. JavaScript Placement

Saturday, March 26th, 2016

Web Standards

Considering how many sites still use HTML 3.2 and how long it was between the introduction of the HTML 4 standard and it being practical to use it will be a very long time before all sites use HTML5 (if they ever do). Web Standards

Saturday, March 26th, 2016

Windows 10: 2016 User Guide and Manual: Microsoft Windows 10 forBeginners (Windows 10 for Dummies)

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Friday, March 25th, 2016

Think Outside theBox

Many people writing programs assume constraints on the problem they are trying to solve that don’t actually exist. This can lead to them finding the problem much harder or even impossible to solve. On the other hand ignoring constraints that do exist means that you are not even solving the right problem. Think Outside the […]

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Problem Solving

Most computer courses only teach half of what you need to know to be able to write programs properly. They teach the easier half that has set rules – program syntax. Few courses include anything at all that deals with the other half of programming – problem solving – because this part of programming is […]

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

WINDOWS 10 COMPANION: THE COMPLETE GUIDE FOR DOING ANYTHING WITH WINDOWS 10

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Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

CSS Mastery, 3rd Edition

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Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Invalid HTML

Why worry about validating your HTML? Well there are a number of reasons why it is best to avoid using HTML that doesn’t validate. Invalid HTML