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A SQLServerCentral.com Christmas

In the spirit of celebration at the end of the year, a break from the usual routine. Happy holidays to all and hopefully no one is working this weekend.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2007/12/24 (first published: 2004/12/24) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Twelve Days of Databases

Sing along and enjoy a great holiday from SQLServerCentral.com   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2006/12/25 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Database Haiku

On a holiday in the US, Hugh Scott brings us a little database poetry.   Read more...
By Hugh Scott 2006/09/04 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Who Has The Monitor?

A Friday distraction from work when you have time. Can you figure out who has the dual 19" LCD monitors?   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2006/04/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Automatic Excuses for IT Pros

Now that the novelty of the Xbox 360, the Razr cell phone, and King Kong have likely run their course, Red Gate Software presents a truly functional gift for the harried IT professional: A handy excuse generator for those projects that just don't work out as planned.   Read more...
By Additional Articles 2006/01/27 | Source: SQL Server Performance | Category: the lighter side
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New SQL Queries Are Coming To Town

Holiday wishes to everyone out there with a song for the DBAs.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2005/12/23 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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The DBA Game

Are you up for a quick game of who's the best DBA? A little humerous diversion on one of the big holidays in the US.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2005/11/24 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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SQL Server on Linux

A secret project is underway up in Redmond, according to sources not so high up in the development team. A port is partially working for various reasons. Read this exclusive scoop!   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2005/04/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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HIGHER SOURCE RAISES STAKES IN INTERNET INDUSTRY

Microsoft Corporation has announced plans to acquire the Website and Internet development corporation Higher Source for an undisclosed fee.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2005/04/01 | Source: Other | Category: the lighter side
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A SQLServerCentral.com Christmas

In the spirit of celebration at the end of the year, a break from the usual routine. Happy holidays to all and hopefully no one is working this weekend.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2007/12/24 (first published: 2004/12/24) | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Return of the users from hell!

Another great article from David Poole looking at more user stereo types that the IT world must deal with. Read on for smile and a little fun.   Read more...
By David Poole 2004/09/16 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Andy, where are you?

What happens when you have a day job, a web site, a new job at work, and a baby? Chaos! See what Andy's been up to the past few months. It's off topic from SQL of course, but it contains an interested bit or two.   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2004/05/14 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Take a Break with Pingu

It's not SQL Server related, but take a break and see how you do. The highest I've seen so far is 1602. If you beat it send a screen shot (small, please) to sjones@sqlservercentral.com  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2004/02/20 | Source: Other | Category: the lighter side
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Top 100 things you don't want the sysadmin to say

Hopefully you never hear any of these from your sysadmin...   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2003/12/31 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Office Design - This is the way to do it!

Another article by Joel Spolsky, this one discusses how and why he designed new office space for his development team. Maybe a little over the top, but we think he has the right idea.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2003/09/26 | Source: ASPToday | Category: the lighter side
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OS Showdown:  Windows 2000 vs. Linux

From BBSpot. The Showdown   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2003/09/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Is Steve Jones Really Steve Jones?

Alien imposter? No, not that complicated. Andy saw an actor on TV that according to some looks JUST like our own Steve Jones. Steve is a good sport about such things and provided several photo's so you could judge for yourself. Of course, there is a little more to the story - read the article to see!   Read more...
By Andy Warren 2003/05/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Tomato Millionaire

I thought this was quite ironic when I found it.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2002/05/15 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Instructions for Changing Your Oil

I saw this at a local Auto shop and thought you'd like it.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2002/05/08 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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Multiple Monitors

Want to get more productive? Fit more work into normal working hours? Steve Jones found a relatively inexpensive hardware upgrade to help you.   Read more...
By Steve Jones 2002/04/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: the lighter side
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