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-1st Normal Form: The database contains at least one table that is an exact copy of another table, except with additional columns. -2nd Normal Form: The database contains at least one table that is a corrupt, out-of-date copy of another table, except with additional columns.
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I have tried twice to buy tickets for my sons and I for MineCon 2013, but both batches sold out in the first few seconds. If anybody knows anybody, I would be grateful for the lead. We have a signed letter from Notch and a half-finished mod if that helps in any way.
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Excellent captcha for a web api registration page
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Things you don't want the printer driver installer to say when you are building the laptop master image at your kids' school: "hold on, I need to install gcc..."
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why software developers should know better than walk through the backscatter X-Ray things at the airport: 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Therac-25
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I think I can safely say I have never posted a link about a sale before, but I kind of like the jetbrains guys' tools and 75% off is apocalyptic:

http://www.jetbrains.com/specials/index.jsp
Do you believe in the Mayan Doomsday Prophecy? Is the world really coming to an end? Well, we don't know about the world, but this ultimate offer will definitely end in. Waste no time and take advanta...
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I just saw my new favorite variation on the famous JWZ quote about regexes: 
Some people, when confronted with a problem, think, 'I know, I'll use floating point arithmetic'. Now they have 2.000000000000000000001 problems.
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http://engineering.twitter.com/2012/05/improving-performance-on-twittercom.html

Twitter goes back to server side rendering of markup for performance reasons. Hmmm.
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