I started writing this “series” of entries a bit ago.Â Yes, it has been a while since I wrote anything, but that doesn’t mean that I haven’t been working on it. After thinking over converting my database to MySQL, I decided that the licensing issues may be too risky if… Read more »
I just wanted to give you a friendly reminder that the next price bump or FoxForward is coming up this weekend. Either way, it is still great value at $450 by this weekend, or $550 thereafter. We’d love to have you attend the conference. There will be plenty of Fox… Read more »
This story almost brought a tear to my eye.Â Click here for the story. I’m trying to persuade my brother to purchase a Linux laptop, Dell or otherwise, instead of continuing down the Windows route.Â Linux sure has grown up over the last several years.Â It’s a beautiful thing.
Today, for no apparent reason whatsoever, I’m going to list what I consider the top technologies of the last 40 years. Just out of the blue. No reason. Last 40 years. What were the top technologies to be developed or exploited? Let’s begin… in no particular order: The Microwave Oven…. Read more »
I met Paul at the REAL World conference this year.Â Very sharp guy. Paul says that M$ isn’t dead, it’s gone off it’s rails insane.Â Read more at his blog at Software Made Simple. The Visual Foxpro crowd is left adrift same as the VB6 crowd that Paul mentions.Â M$… Read more »
Last night I had the honor of speaking at the Atlanta Foxpro Users Group meeting.Â Time really got away from me but I cobbled together a presentation and demonstration on “VFP accessing MySQL”. I think it went well.Â I’m surprised at how many people hadn’t even considered MySQL as a… Read more »
It’s getting around about the VFP SP 2 release.Â Along with it comes the Beta for Sedna.Â It’s available for download right now. Download the SP and Sedna beta here. It looks like there are several important bug fixes in the SP from the descriptions of others.Â I’m going to… Read more »
Through a convergence in The Force, two conference deadlines are about on the same day! FoxForward and Southwest Fox conferences both have their registration deadlines at the end of June. Â If you are planning to attend one of these conferences, it is a good idea to help save a… Read more »
Okay. Not gone. Just down. It’s weird that a major site such as this is suffering from a full failure. You sure don’t see that every day. Excite is my home page, partly because they allow me to see my anniversary dates such as birthdays, etc. plus the news as… Read more »
Bo always has something cooking!Â Welcome to the blog world Bo! Check out his blog at the Moxie Data Weblog.