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A miscellany is defined as a "collection of various pieces of writing by different authors", but it has come to mean something "Of items gathered or considered together of various types or from different sources" or "a collection or group composed of members or elements of different kinds". The word "miscellaneous" comes from the Latin word "miscere", meaning "to mix." You might have heard the expression "a mixed bag," which applies when you don't quite know what you're going to get. More commonly, a miscellaneous group is made up of an odd group of things that don't fit anywhere else.

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By definition, working capital is the measure a company’s efficiency and its financial health from a short-term perspective. With the implementation of GST in India on July 1, 2017, the unorganized sector has to pay GST at various levels in order to redeem it themselves.
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An intuitive utility to help find the CSS path to UI elements on a webpage. These paths are used frequently in a variety of front-end development and QA automation tasks.

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Health Insurance Marketing
A recent study by Google illustrates that almost 84% of patients go for both online and offline sources for hospital research. What do you think, “Is the Healthcare Industry the next to be disrupted by Digital Marketing?”
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Even though starting and growing a lucrative business while you’re still in college sounds impossible, it is actually quite conceivable. There are several reasons why this is the perfect time to start a new venture.
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Great article. One of our employees who went to Cal Poly did just that and they were very successful. http://www.sanluisobispo.com/news/business/article39157704.html
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Computer Science
There's never been a better time to become a computer scientist. Employment growth in the field is expected to reach 22% overall by 2020, and if you want to get in on the action, it’s a good idea to think about at least minoring in computer science and knowing how to code.
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ML Machine Learning Fellowship
Machine Learning is one of the profound applications of AI and therefore, just like AI, it is surrounded by myths and fears. Check out these facts about ML that demystify the related myths.
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The deadly train derailment that occurred recently in DuPont, Washington, raises a lot of questions. It was a new route, the first trip tested with passengers, and the train was travelling at 50 mph over the zone’s speed limit. Could IoT play a role in infrastructure safety and prevent tragedies?
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These arise many challenges during the IoT software development, and security is one of them: https://it-infrastructure.cioreview.com/cxoinsight/iot-new-challenges-for-software-programming-nid-24650-cid-130.html
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Block Chain Technology
Blockchain technology enhances society similar to the Internet. Its effects are broad, disruptive, and will boost global productivity.
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Password-Managers
Each password manager has its own problems in dealing with certain websites and their login methods. In Part 1, I review the Top 5 Password Managers that I've found to be the best. In Part 2 we'll look at which ones co-exist together and why it's often useful to use more than one.
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@Thomas Zucker-Scharff

Hi Thomas,

I've gotten a response from Sticky Password Premium Support and there is a way to Merge the USB database, though not immediately obvious so I'm not surprised it's easily missed..

The database of the Portable version can be updated by almost the same steps as when installing it. Connect the USB device with the Portable version installed to a Windows computer with the installed desktop version of Sticky Password and navigate to the main Sticky Password window - Menu - Tools - Portable Passwords. You will get an option to replace or merge the databases of both Sticky Password installations:

https://www.stickypassword.com/help/taking-advantage-of-portable-passwords-by-sticky-password-1092

Cloud sync feature for the Portable version is not in our nearest plans however we may add it in future updates.


Hope that helps.

Andrew
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Andrew,

Yes this is how I update my stick database.  I always choose the overwrite option.  It is unfortunate that Sticky Password does not have the option to sync from the stick.
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Technology: Cure or Curse
Cyberspace is the new townsquare. Does the change from a physical space to a digital space spell doom and destruction or growth and prosperity.
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Win 10 - Audio Problem
It is a real story and is one of my scariest tech experiences. Most users think that IT experts like us know how to fix all computer problems. However, if there is a time constraint and you MUST not fail the task or you will lose your job, a simple task might turn out to be your scariest experience.
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Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

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In this article, I’ll show how research, determination, and use of modern technology helped me solve a DNA mystery.
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This article is written by John Gates, CISSP. Gates, the SNUG President-Elect, currently holds the position of Manager of Information Systems at Lake Park High School in Roselle, Illinois.
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"Robot cyborg open palm, polygon Brain, grow future artificial intelligence".
As computers become more powerful, jobs will be replaced with artificial intelligence, leaving no place in the future for humans in the workforce. In the oncoming technological revolution, the staggering change to human mind labor will prove the skills of a programmer to be vital.
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ScamAlert
An introduction to the wonderful sport of Scam Baiting. Learn how to help fight scammers by beating them at their own game. This great pass time helps the world, while providing an endless source of entertainment. Enjoy!
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Thank you Andrew, hope to put  to good use and enjoyment.
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Thanks for the comments and endorsements Andrew and Tom, very much appreciated and help me out.  I'm glad you both got some value of the article.

Regards,
Andrew
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Gift cards are not a new concept - it's been around for a very long time.  Undoubtedly, over the past you have received such a card or purchased one for a friend or relative.  Are you aware that you've been feeding the machine?  If not, read on :)
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Digital marketing agencies have encountered both the opportunities and difficulties that emerge from working with a wide-ranging organizations.
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Windows Credential Manager
If you get continual lockouts after changing your Active Directory password, there are several possible reasons.  Two of the most common are using other devices to access your email and stored passwords in the credential manager of windows.
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With the shift in today’s hiring climate, many companies are choosing to hire freelancers to get projects completed efficiently and inexpensively. In order to get the maximum financial benefit from outsourcing, it’s essential that your project descriptions are crafted to attract qualified freelancers and promote effective communication.

Taking the time to organize your project description, requirements, an accurate budget, and realistic deadline will help freelancers discern whether or not they are a good fit for the project, thereby narrowing your pool of candidates and saving you time and money.
 

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Follow these simple steps to create a winning project description, be a great client, and connect with thousands of qualified technology professionals available for freelance work to get your projects completed now.


Craft an Eye Catching Title


Your project title is the first thing that a freelancer sees. Be mindful that your project will be one of many on a list, and will often be viewed at a glance by someone looking for freelance work. Make sure your title stands out in the crowd. Many sites have a character limit for titles, so make it simple, catchy, and informative. If you’re stumped, try writing the project description first and coming back to the title afterward.


Carefully Consider Budget

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This story has been written with permission from the scammed victim, a valued client of mine – identity protected by request.
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Whether you believe the “gig economy,” as it has been dubbed, is the next big economic paradigm shift or an overstated trend, the fact is that the workforce at large is evolving significantly. New social collaboration tools, the continuing demand for job flexibility and general economic fluctuation, among other factors, have lead to more and more off-site and freelance work—especially in the realm of technology¹.

Gig work can mean more control over your career trajectory and more freedom in defining the boundaries of your professional and personal lives, but the figure-it-out-as-you-go approach can easily lead to floundering and frustration for those who dive into this brave new world unprepared. With studies suggesting that the on-demand workforce will double in size by 2020, it’s becoming increasingly important that we understand and adapt to this metamorphosis. We’ve provided five tips to assist those who are considering a transition into the bustling world of freelance work.


1. Be Flexible


One of the great perks of freelance work is the ability to work on your own terms.  While this freedom is a great perk of the lifestyle, establishing too …
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Stuck in voice control mode on your Amazon Firestick?  Here is how to turn it off!!!
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Sean do you still have the menu and back buttons on your remote?  Try holding them down together for at least ten seconds and see if that works
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I only have tre app, not a physical remote, how can I turn it off?!
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EE introduced a new rating method known as Level, which displays in your avatar as LVL. The new Level is a numeric ranking that is based on your Points. This article discusses the rationale behind the new method and provides the mathematical formula showing the relationship between Level and Points.
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+1 Thanks for the great explanation of it all Joe. Great presentation!
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You're welcome, Blue Street Tech, and thanks back at you for the kind words and article endorsement — both appreciated! Regards, Joe
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If you want to move up through the ranks in your technology career, talent and hard work are the bare necessities. But they aren’t enough to make you stand out.

Expanding your skills, actively promoting your accomplishments and using promotion strategies will help get you on the short list and into the “yes” pile.


1. Sharpen your skills


Get certified 
65% of employers take certifications into consideration when deciding between two equally qualified applicants. Commit to acquiring at least one new certificate every year if possible.

Know (and learn) what's hot
Forrester Research put end-to-end business technologies at the top of their list of emerging technology trends. Add the internet of things (IoT) and current solutions like the cloud, mobile, and data analytics and you should have enough long-term knowledge on your plate to last you the next few years.

Love what you do
You are going to spend 8-10 hours a day at your job, plus extra hours acquiring more knowledge. Make sure the direction you have chosen is one that fills you up at least as much as it drains you out.

Try new things
It’s important to know how to do one thing really well, but don’t stop there! Experiment with solutions outside your comfort zone until you develop enough general knowledge to be useful or provide cross-over support.

Follow the 80-20 rule
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One of the biggest challenges facing freelancers is balancing multiple projects and deadlines. Organizational skills and time management are key to keeping up with projects and staying on track. Luckily, we’ve curated seven tools to help you focus on the work at hand, boost your productivity, and build a thriving freelance business.


1. Avoid Scope Creep with BrainLeaf


Are you constantly worried about the dreaded scope creep? BrainLeaf is a handy online tool that allows you to scope your tech projects quickly and accurately. It also allows you to process billing  and share updates with clients, making it a versatile way to track the progress of your projects and not over commit your time. BrainLeaf beta is free, so act now to try it out!


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2. Create Next Generation To-do Lists with Wunderlist


There are plenty of ways to check things off of your to-do lists, but our personal favorite is Wunderlist. With reminders, notifications, and great organizational options, Wunderlist will quickly become your go-to planning program for personal and professional tasks, since it is compatible across all of your devices. The ability to use hashtags for tracking is one of our favorite features. The best part? It’s free!


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3. Track Your Time with Hours


When you’re working from home outside of regular office hours, keeping track of your hours can be a challenge. Hours
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CSS is a visual language used to classify objects and define rules about how they should be displayed. CSS skills aren’t restricted to developers anymore, there is a big benefit to having a basic understanding of the language, regardless of your occupation.

As with most new skills, figuring out where to start can be intimidating, but in CSS there are some easy rules to get started with. Below are some tips and tricks to help you get started with CSS and form good habits that can make your life easier in the long run.

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Good Habits to Form when Working with CSS


Learn the Layout Logic

CSS will lay things out in a sectioned grid organized from top-to-bottom, left-to-right. Certain style rules can break this grid. Picture the parts of a webpage as a grid and you can start to see how rules might be applied. You can use developer tools to see which rules target which objects.

Name Your Code as if it Were Human

Use multiple names (first name, middle name, last name).

A single word is often not descriptive enough. Be specific and combine multiple words. Some examples are user-name, user-avatar, or user-location. Using multiple words minimizes conflicts from accidentally sharing names (for example all three of those could be named just “user”, which would be bad).

Selectors should be a combination of ~ 3 classnames when not using an ID. For example .user-list .single-user .user-name or .user-list …
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A miscellany is defined as a "collection of various pieces of writing by different authors", but it has come to mean something "Of items gathered or considered together of various types or from different sources" or "a collection or group composed of members or elements of different kinds". The word "miscellaneous" comes from the Latin word "miscere", meaning "to mix." You might have heard the expression "a mixed bag," which applies when you don't quite know what you're going to get. More commonly, a miscellaneous group is made up of an odd group of things that don't fit anywhere else.