What happens behind the scenes when you enter your credit card information online? Is it safe? For answers, I turned to the experts at Skipjack Financial Services, a Cincinnati-based company whose Canadian office is in Halifax. I know them well because my employees at Nicom IT Solutions often use Skipjack when they create web sites […]
We now have this huge computer network called the Internet and we usually think of it in terms of Web pages, but it has potential for a lot more than just providing online marketing material for us to look at. Organizations with offices across multiple locations can make use of high-speed Internet connections and replicated […]
So am I. I decided to at a look at some well known software development publishers to see what they have available for Silverlight books. Apress has five titles listed for Silverlight, but as of this blog posting, all are “NOT YET PUBLISHED”. It doesn’t look like they are offering a Silverlight 1.0 book as […]
AJAX is still a large buzz in the industry. For some that are just beginning to use this technology, it can be confusing to know where to start. There are dozens of choices of technologies that will allow you to create AJAX enabled systems, but which do you choose? Which is the “right” one? This […]
“Using the Technology You Don’t Know About to Deliver the Systems You Never Knew You Wanted” There’s been a buzz in the air recently about this new fangled technology from Microsoft <insert groan here>. The buzz surrounding Microsoft Silverlight has been building over the last number of months for us in the programming community and […]
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