CAP theorem

CAP theorem

In theoretical computer science, the CAP theorem, also known as Brewer’s theorem, states that it is impossible for a distributed computer system to simultaneously provide all three of the following guarantees: Consistency (all nodes see the same data at the same...
What type of website hosting do you need?

What type of website hosting do you need?

I recently heard from a friend that her professor had mentioned “it is best to use hosting that has a cPanel”.  She just recently began studying website design, so I thought I would provide a little more context for her … and why not share that for...
How to Make a Killer Iced Latte

How to Make a Killer Iced Latte

That’s right … for all of you folks that have asked, I am finally giving away my secret to the best iced latte that money can buy. Ingredients: 1 x 16oz plastic cup – $0.13 2 shots (3 oz) of freshly brewed espresso – $1.00 3 cups ice cubes (preferably...
Long Query Strings in IIS 7 and ASP.NET

Long Query Strings in IIS 7 and ASP.NET

Today I exceeded the maximum default query string length for a request in IIS 7.  Yes, my requests are ridiculously long, but sometimes you just gotta do it.  Here is an example of my monster url (shortened from 2085 actual characters): www. ajdyke...