Justin Blog

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IsDBNull() alternative

Saw Frans Bouma posted the following in the comments of one ASP.NET webloggers. I make pretty frequent use of IsDBNull() so its a good tip to know. “What's often forgotten though is that dr. Read more →

User interfaces are not my thing.

Ever get about three quarters of the way into a project and realize you really don't like the way the interface is working out? The webapp I'm currently spending most of my time on requires alot of data on the screen spread over multiple tables so for updates I use alot of popups that allow edits of logical groups of data. Read more →


My roommate came home from work tonight, he is a program manager for a call center consulting company, with an interesting development. First a quick background, thier main business is obviously inbound and outbound call centers for corporate clients such as Toshiba and Intuit, however they are usually tasked with creating applications for tracking the calls, aggregating data, and reporting. Read more →


This is old news for anybody that pays attention to the asp.net weblogs but for the SQL Server people out there that also work on the client side, and specifically . Read more →