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Desktop Programming
14 Feb 2013   Updated: 14 Feb 2013   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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Need to make a simple, or not-so-simple dialog? The following approach may be just the ticket, even without DWinLib!
14 Feb 2013   Updated: 17 Jan 2021   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.48
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A little about how things work behind the scenes in DWinLib!
6 Jul 2014   Updated: 17 Jan 2021   Rating: 4.94/5    Votes: 28   Popularity: 7.08
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My DWinLib Windows API wrapper combined with Francisco Campos's Pretty WinAPI framework
31 Mar 2018   Updated: 17 Jan 2021   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 13   Popularity: 5.57
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Everybody Loves the Mandelbrot Set! Here's a browser for it!
Programming Languages
16 Jan 2021   Updated: 16 Jan 2021   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Overview of build process for DWinLib programs with or without using libraries
6 Oct 2005   Updated: 5 Jun 2014   Rating: 4.74/5    Votes: 14   Popularity: 5.28
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An article on a quasi-pimpl, as well as a neat global object manager.
10 Jul 2013   Updated: 29 Oct 2014   Rating: 4.88/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.41
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A few classes for handling PayPal Instant Payment Notifications, to take care of the necessary processing on your end.
Visual C++ 10.0
4 Jul 2013   Updated: 31 Jan 2014   Rating: 4.83/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.36
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A quick comparison of the C++11 lambda/delegate approach vs. Sergey Ryazanov's 'Impossibly Fast Delegates.'
Visual C++ 12.0
30 Oct 2014   Updated: 24 Nov 2014   Rating: 4.89/5    Votes: 36   Popularity: 7.60
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A short introduction to Object Oriented Programming with C++, showing the basics of objects and virtual functions in an approachable manner.

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Operating Systems
2 Apr 2017   Updated: 2 Apr 2017   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 5   Popularity: 3.49
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A Powershell command to count lines of code (loc), so I can look it up quicker in the future
Web Development
30 Nov 2014   Updated: 30 Nov 2014   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 3.01
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I needed an 'Update' solution for a project, and modified Geert van Horrik's 'Updater' to do so. This is the solution in Visual Studio Community Edition

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David O'Neil
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United States United States
I am the author of Laughing at the Devil: One Man’s Religious Discoveries. If you want to understand the astronomic investigations of our priests 3,000 years ago, LATD is the book to turn to. It opens up the thoughts that pushed them away from their earlier polytheism and towards our current definition of God.

Trained as a mechanical engineer, I have been involved with design, supervision, and project management. I taught myself C++ programming in order to play around with binaural beats more easily. I've also created various databases to help with project management and personal tasks.

Databases are cool and extremely useful! Happy coding, everybody!