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How to output unicode in a custom powershell prompt
(Writing this down so I can google it when I inevitably forget about it in the future) Powershell supports Unicode in a custom prompt, but if it's coming outĀ garbled, then you probably forgot to save [...]
18 May 2016, 8:31 pm

Fix for error 805A0194 for In-App Purchase for Windows Store apps
Your app's GUID doesn't match the GUID in the store. You have to take the published app guid from your store listing info (ie the one in the url for your app) and update your project files with this G [...]
23 Oct 2014, 8:50 pm

Yakko’s Nations of the World
I just added a new data visualization/animation to my site, which animates a world globe synchronized with the Animaniacs song "Nations of the World". Link: http://factormystic.net/utils/data-vis/yakk [...]
24 May 2014, 7:28 pm

My favorite Raymond Chen quote
This is my favorite Raymond Chen quote, and I'm putting it here so I can find it faster in the future: Good advice comes with a rationale so you can tell when it becomes bad advice. If you don't unde [...]
14 Sep 2013, 1:12 pm