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C++ – Defaults and Deletes – Pt. 1

Defaults and Deletes tend to be needlessly confusing for new C++ developers. Trying to learn this topic is why so many put on a diaper and go code Python. Hopefully this example series and discussion will allow you to man up. This is a continuation of my C++ series to assist junior/new developers so they can do something meaningful with their lives. No, you can’t use Python for a medical device. Remember: In the real … C++ – Defaults and Deletes – Pt. 1Read more

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A Vengeful Realm by Tim Facciola – Epic Fantasy

The Scales of Balance, Book 1   Epic Fantasy Date Published: October 24, 2023 Publisher: First Torch Books Narrator: Landon Soelberg Run Time: 16  hours, 6 minutes     “Arena-set action sequences shine … but even more impressive is the constant political maneuvering, as characters mingle with enemies while plotting against them. There is, of course, plenty of mystery, and Facciola amps up excitement with signs of magic, appearances from gods, and betrayals.”  — Kirkus … A Vengeful Realm by Tim Facciola – Epic FantasyRead more

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C++ — That Const Thing

Const is what makes C++ great. Const is what makes C++ too horrible to work with. Developers who read those “Effective” books on C++ really screw the pooch. The developers working on the Qt library who hide everything anyone would want to override inside a “private” class only documented in the source file for the actual class and buried behind a macro passing most everything to it as const make the “screw the pooch” developers … C++ — That Const ThingRead more

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Windows Update KB5034441 and Error 80070643

Error 80070643 is something that won’t “fix itself.” Part of me thinks it was deliberate because most of the “fix” recommendations consist of “upgrade to Windows 11.” Nobody wants Windows 11! It just might go down in computer history as the Next Windows Vista or Windows 8 from the grave. Microsoft seems to have forgotten the “Personal” part of “Personal Computer.” Yes, many of us do much online, but we want our computers to be … Windows Update KB5034441 and Error 80070643Read more

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Cancer Simply Explained by Dr. Visar Vela

What Is Cancer and What Can We Do Against It?   Health, Medicine Date Published: November 11, 2023     Cut Through the Jargon and Finally Understand Cancer   Cancer is one of the most dreaded diseases in the world. It can strike anyone, anytime, anywhere. But what if you could arm yourself with the latest scientific knowledge and practical strategies to prevent, detect and treat cancer? This book is for anyone interested in learning … Cancer Simply Explained by Dr. Visar VelaRead more