Oending Letters

Oh dear, could it be that my brief career as a documentation engineer is about to come to an abrupt and unexpected end? Has my recent sin been so dreadful that I will be thoughtlessly cast aside, and once again reduced to wandering aimlessly around conference circuits and local dev shops with all my worldly…

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A Phantom At The Opera

I suppose I could try to impress people by telling them how I spent a pleasurable evening at a concert at the Buxton Opera House a week or so ago. But as I don’t have any posh friends, and only a few posh colleagues, I guess it’s safe to admit that the trip was actually…

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Help Upon Help?

I love how the Visual Studio Document Explorer (help viewer) has a topic named “Help on Help”. I’ve often wondered whether it should say “Help Upon Help”, like there was several layers piled up on top of each other. Or how, if you can’t figure out how to use the Help file, a help topic…

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Convoluted, Devoluted, Or Just Engblish?

Maybe I’ve been asleep for the last few months, or just head-down working on my current project, but it seems I am the only person in the world who wasn’t aware that a new version of Windows was on the way. Well, the only geek anyway. I don’t mean the “Mojave” stunt – I mean…

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