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Removing duplicate rows from SQL Server table

I had a need to remove duplicate rows from a SQL Server table this morning and found this incredibly easy way to do so on the SQL Team site: SQL Team is a great site for finding solutions for those unusual queries that pop up from time to time.

CC.NET & MSBuild error sgen.exe was not found

I’ve run into this issue twice now and since I had to look it up again the second time (because I can’t remember crap anymore), I thought I would post it here. Task failed because “sgen.exe” was not found, or the .NET Framework SDK v2.0 is not…

There is something wrong with the girl, Part Deux

This evening I heard a story from my son about his sister: Regan had gymnastics practice today. After practice was over she and a couple of the other little girls were standing around a fan talking into it. You know the whole oscillation…

And yet another new Tellus site - Archbishop Moeller High School

Moeller High School’s new site went live today. Those from the Cincinnati area are already familiar with Moeller, but for everyone else: among the many great alumni are Ken Griffey, Jr. and Barry Larkin - two of Cincinnati’s favorite sons.

Want some alone time with one of the brightest new technology minds?

No, not me, silly! Seth Godin is offering a conference-call Q&A session on Friday, September 8th that will last “all day” if necessary. Rather than paying a fee to attend, he is asking that you buy 11 copies of his new book, small is the new big…

Ahem. Another new Tellus site - StarFurniture.com

Ryan beat me to the punch , but that won’t stop me. StarFurniture.com is the latest Tellus project to go live. I know, I know - two websites in two days! Yes, we do kick ass. However, once again I had little do with the site. I’m wondering if…

Tellus' newest site - SeaBear.com

Today we took one of our recent projects live, SeaBear.com . This is another in our long line of niche ecommerce sites along with Chef’s Catalog and Johnnys Selected Seeds .  SeaBear may be our first ASP.NET 2.0 site to go live? Gents, correct me…

Google's Matt Cutts' SEO Tip Videos

I promise that this isn’t turning into an SEO blog, but I mentioned before that I have some SEO interest, as we all should. Matt Cutts , Google’s SEO insider, put together several nice videos this week where he answers email questions and provides…

Mistakes and Moments of Incompetence are Understandable as long as you are honest

An interesting story about DreamHost being publicly, brutally honest . Read the comments, they are funny… it seems that mistakes and moments of incompetence are understandable and even forgivable as long as you are are honest.  Keeping your…

Summary of Last Nights Dayton .NET User Group Meeting

Brian Prince did a presentation on Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, not WWF!) and BizTalk Server. Brian did a great job as always and the topic was much more interesting than I had feared it would be.  WF looks like some really good stuff and I can…