Sometimes We Write Some Stuff

Every now and then we get ambitious and write an article or two.
They range from random thoughts to walk-throughs and how tos.


How Do Snapchat’s Snapcodes Work? The Sequel.

A while back we wrote an article about Snapchat's snapcodes and how they work. It looks like they snuck a little more functionality in when no one was looking. You can now create a snapcode that redirects to any URL of your choosing. You can find our previous article on snapcodes here: How Do Snapchat's…
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Printing A PDF From Microsoft Word With No Margins

Printing a word document with no margins sounds like a fairly easy task but it can be a little tricky depending on your settings. In Word file go to Page Setup Settings - Page Attributes Format for - Any Printer Paper Size - click here and then click on Manage Custom Sizes Click + to…
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Two Common Mistakes New Businesses Make

Usually I post 'how to' articles on things I come across when working with clients hoping it will help others save some time. Sometimes I even post articles on how to use new aspects of social media like Snapchat features. This article is kind of a 'how to' as well, but not in the sense…
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Can You Solve The Riddle Google Uses In Their Interviews?

The Setup The reason this has started popping up again in articles on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media networks, is because as of recently Google's artificial intelligence (AI) has put together an algorithm that solves the riddle. Essentially, the AI, labelled as Google Deepmind, is smart enough to work for Google. I find this…
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ORA-20001 And ORA-06502 Errors In Oracle Application Express Report

A client ran into an error on one of their Application Express reports this week. At first they thought it was caused by some changes they made to data in a table. Upon investigation, that wasn't necessarily the case. The error encountered: report error:ORA-20001: Error fetching column value: ORA-06502: PL/SQL: numeric or value error: character…
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Snapchat’s New Speed Up, Slow Down, And Rewind Video Filters

In case you missed it, Snapchat has added a few new video filters to their app. You'll find them the same way that you find the current speed or time filters. Just swipe your screen to the left or to the right. The new filters that have been added are for slowing down video, speeding…
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How Do Snapchat’s Snapcodes Work?

What Is A Snapcode? If you use Snapchat you've probably seen a snapcode whether you knew it or not. Your Snapchat icon with the ghost in the middle showed up one day with a bunch of seemingly random black dots in it. This is your snapcode. If you are familiar with QR Codes which failed…
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