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Terabyte Update

Market volatility and questions about China make this an ideal moment in time to check in on the price of various storage technologies.

The New Microsoft Edge

The "New" Microsoft EdgeMicrosoft's new browser is both a big disappointment and a good move forward.

Running Red Alert 2 Today

Red Alert 2 remains my favorite PC game. Here's how I gave up my attempts to get it running in Windows 10 and retreated to safer waters.

Rapid PHP 2018

After a long gap of nearly three years, Blumentals releases the 2018 edition of its family of Web development tools, including Rapid PHP.

Expression Web 4 vs. Rapid PHP 2016

After six months of using Rapid PHP and Expression Web side-by-side, I have some further observations.

Terabyte Update

I haven't done a terabyte update in a very long time. Current trends make a quick look worth the time.

The Worst Passwords of 2017

For years, SplashData has published an annual list of worst passwords. This year the company has significantly upped the ante by increasing the list from 25 to 100 and in the process unveiled a new array of horrible surprises. Starwars, anyone?

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