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Average article rating: 4.88

2 Aug 2016   Updated: 9 Aug 2016   Rating: 4.93/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.45
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An IoT end-to-end Hello World tutorial using Node.js, Express, socket.io, and associated middleware and the ESP8266 WiFi adapter board.
Desktop Programming
Win32
2 Jan 2008   Updated: 5 Jan 2008   Rating: 4.91/5    Votes: 34   Popularity: 7.39
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A utility to uncover the mysteries of the Clipboard, now with a data injector that allows you to pass various data formats to the Clipboard.
7 Sep 2009   Updated: 7 Sep 2009   Rating: 4.87/5    Votes: 12   Popularity: 4.64
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Turn an old computer layng around into a NAS or Ubuntu Server
Windows Forms
18 Mar 2007   Updated: 18 Mar 2007   Rating: 4.50/5    Votes: 8   Popularity: 4.06
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This is the second installment in the Owner Drawn Controls' series of articles
General Programming
Printing
2 Aug 2018   Updated: 5 Aug 2018   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 22   Popularity: 6.68
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The time is right to purchase that 3D Printer you've been looking at and I'll help you get started!
Internet of Things
Arduino
14 Jan 2011   Updated: 14 Jan 2011   Rating: 4.82/5    Votes: 7   Popularity: 4.07
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Scan any size switch matrix using 5 general purpose I/O ports.
29 Jan 2011   Updated: 1 Feb 2011   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 41   Popularity: 8.01
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Learn to control DC and Stepper motors using a Micro Controller
13 Feb 2012   Updated: 13 Feb 2012   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 6   Popularity: 3.89
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A Real Time Clock development board.
Raspberry-Pi
29 Oct 2015   Updated: 29 Oct 2015   Rating: 4.65/5    Votes: 19   Popularity: 5.95
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First in a series of articles relating to the new Raspberry Pi 2 running the new Raspbian Jesse OS.
17 Jun 2016   Updated: 17 Jun 2016   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.15
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Configuring the Raspberry Pi as an MQTT message broker using Mosquitto.
Multimedia
GDI+
8 Mar 2007   Updated: 15 Mar 2007   Rating: 4.84/5    Votes: 27   Popularity: 6.84
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This is the first in a series of articles on Owner Drawn controls, featuring the ListBox control. The basic fuctionality and some handy tips are included to help get you started in developing your own Owner Drawn controls.
14 Aug 2007   Updated: 26 Dec 2013   Rating: 4.79/5    Votes: 147   Popularity: 10.37
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A utility to design gradients interactively.
Programming Languages
ASM
19 Jan 2014   Updated: 5 Mar 2014   Rating: 4.96/5    Votes: 36   Popularity: 7.66
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Learn the basic of the AVR micro controller and the assembly language
C#
12 Jan 2007   Updated: 19 Jan 2007   Rating: 4.98/5    Votes: 25   Popularity: 6.78
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Animated, docking header control
C++
19 Jan 2014   Updated: 19 Jan 2014   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 17   Popularity: 6.02
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Part 2 in an on going series of article featuring an Autonomus Rover
24 Nov 2013   Updated: 24 Nov 2013   Rating: 4.97/5    Votes: 15   Popularity: 5.85
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A start to finish project outlining the steps and pitfalls of creating an autonomous rover.

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Database Development
16 Aug 2011   Updated: 21 Aug 2011   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Updating an SQLite database to a new version and copying the contents of the old one into the updated database.
Desktop Programming
Win32
2 Sep 2014   Updated: 2 Sep 2014   Rating: 0.00/5    Votes: 0   Popularity: 0.00
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A simple solution to rolling up a Custom ComboBox list on mouse leave.
Programming Languages
C#
29 Aug 2011   Updated: 29 Aug 2011   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 1   Popularity: 0.00
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Using the TaskDialog API as an attactive alternative to the standard windows MessageBox.
Web Development
11 Sep 2018   Updated: 25 Sep 2018   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 2   Popularity: 1.51
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The Flip jQuery plugin is a light weight extension that allows the user to type raw HTML and CSS in a textarea and have the ability to preview the formatted content without reloading page.
ASP.NET
15 Jan 2011   Updated: 15 Jan 2011   Rating: 4.75/5    Votes: 4   Popularity: 2.86
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Using an HTTPHandler to make calls to the business layer to update file download count.
13 Feb 2017   Updated: 13 Feb 2017   Rating: 5.00/5    Votes: 3   Popularity: 2.39
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Highlighting the current menu item in MVC using the MvcSiteMapProvider turned out to be somewhat of a challenge but with a little head scratching and several cups of coffee, this is what emerged.

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Mike Hankey
Retired
United States United States
Currently enjoying retirement and working on projects without pressure, deadlines or any kind of management.