Devhammer's Den

Contents tagged with Tips and Tricks

  • Dec 11, 2014

    Don't Get Sunk by Sunk Costs

    The other day I came across an article describing 8 mistakes our brains make subconsciously, and it struck me that I was experiencing one of them at that very moment, namely the sunk cost fallacy. more

    Tags: Tips and Tricks

  • Nov 13, 2014

    Validation Rules: Code or Database?

    This week, I have the privilege to have a guest post on Pinal Dave's SQLAuthority blog. The post briefly addresses the advantages and disadvantages of putting validation rules in code in your application, versus in stored procedures in the database. Read it here. more

    Tags: SQL, Tips and Tricks

  • Apr 1, 2014

    Boom Or Bust!

    This post is for anyone who podcasts, videocasts, or otherwise relies for their living (or hobby) on recording their voice on their computer. It's particularly addressed to folks like myself who record screencasts, in which you're teaching people to use software, oftentimes including demos in which you're typing live while recording your screencast. more

    Tags: Tips and Tricks, Podcasts, Screencasts



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