According to Thomas Edison, Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.
Computers and programming fascinate me, as do all related aspects hardware and software.
I hope some of that fascination and dedication to understanding things can translate into knowledge sharing and solutions for others.
Since 2000, I have been working as an IT consultant in the good old country down under.
We hosted the Rugby World Cup in 2011 and we won! Go All Blacks!
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I programmed minesweeper in T-SQL! Check it out.
Spent a couple of hours just to see if I would end up with something different from
how Auke Teeninga (http:M_2017282.html) did his in
What is Parameter Sniffing?
Hierarchical XML using SQL Server:
(email me if you have an alternative, I would be very interested)
Parsing for a datetime in an unstructured blob
A method for comparing two tables and showing only column-level differences across records.
Breaking up delimited strings into columns using CTE and XML
Creating a constraint on two columns (a,b) to prevent duplicates on both (a,b) and (b,a)
Create and fill a date table from day X to today
Emulation of SQL Server computed column using triggers
MySQL top N records per group
Access > http:Q_26749833.html#a34622647
Generating a sequence number in an Access query using binary composition and msysobjects
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People call me Richard. You can reach me @RichardTheKiwi on Twitter.