Microsoft Script Center

I just happened onto Microsoft Script Center this morning after reading a bit of writing by Todd Klindt.   Todd’s topic was “Use PowerShell to Back Up SharePoint Installation” in case you might be interested in reading it. While I don’t have anything pressing or urgent to do with scripting on a Microsoft platform today,... » read more

SQRL (Secure Quick Reliable Login)
SQRL (Secure Quick Reliable Login)

Reading a blog entry by Rebecca Lawson on SQRL passwords and I did a double-take because I thought I missed something. What the heck is SQRL? Gibson Research describes SQRL as “Proposing a comprehensive, easy-to-use, high security replacement for usernames, passwords, reminders, one-time-code authenticators . . . and everything else.” From what I’ve read, the... » read more

Mavericks Finder Crash (loop)

Ran into what appears to be my first hassle with Mavericks.  Finder is crashing and restarting over and over. Quick Internet search shows several folks out there having a similar experience.  Over on the Apple discussion forms it was suggested to try quitting (closing) Google Drive as this has been identified through cause and affect... » read more

NetBeans IDE 7.4 Installation Failure (JRE 7)
NetBeans IDE 7.4 Installation Failure (JRE 7)

I rarely have time to code on my personal projects but I did find time this morning. So I ran into a minor issue this weekend.  I opened NetBeans (7.3) and it failed to open; I’ve never experienced NetBeans failing to start like this before so it got my attention. Last week I upgrade my... » read more