Category Archives: Programming

WARNING: Software can trigger a bank account lock-out.

If your bank is saying your account was hacked from another state, the cause might surprise you: a popular software download is causing bank account lock-outs. Continue reading

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Is PACER’s paywall finally coming down?

H.R.6714 – Electronic Court Records Reform Act of 2018 seeks to eliminate fees after they became a slush fund. It was discovered that PACER raked in approximately 150 Million dollars in 2016, according to article posted on ARS Technica. That’s … Continue reading

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Social Media diversification and why F*Book sucks.

I used to be on FaceBook, until the day I posted an excoriating comment (it really was brutal) about a police detective.  A few hours after I had made my remarks, several unknown F*Book users maliciously reported my account as … Continue reading

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Xojo SQLite database access – sample code.

Here is sample web app code for a button to check to see if a SQLite database exists… [see code below] Dim fff As FolderItem Dim db As New SQLiteDatabase Dim s As String s=TextField1.Text fff=Getfolderitem(“”).Parent.child(s) If fff <> Nil … Continue reading

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Updating your Xojo apps? 1701 Software provides some help!

If you do not want to create a series of apps iterated by version numbers, here’s a handy link to 1701 Software’s helpful article on how to use a timer to check for the existence of a file to order … Continue reading

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