I’ve been casual gamer since I was about 8 years old when I was first introduced to computers. I played a really mean game of Oregon Trail on my Apple II E at school. My first computer had the blazing processing speed of 100mhz. I’ve seen a lot happen both […]

I decided to take my camera out early this morning and grab some snaps at an auto show nearby here in Newport Beach. Cars were amazing, people were amazing. I went to a seminar recently at Canon’s Live Learning here in Coasta Mesa about focal points and I wanted to […]

Keep it simple. select * from table1 where criteria1 = TRUE order by random() limit 500 Simple enough to get the job done and pulls a random sampling based on the result set.

Apple’s restrictions over defaults are typically a good thing. They help prevent users from accidentally being misled by something malicious or an attack. However, when someone wants to intentionally change the default to something, say, the default music player, Apple’s controls don’t make it very easy to do. I searched […]