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Microsoft Access: The Database Software That Won’t Die

What lessons can we learn from old code that becomes unkillable?

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Here’s a Halloween story to scare the average corporate programmer. Imagine you put your valuable business data in a friendly database program backed by corporate megalith Microsoft. Everything seems perfect…




Insights into the .NET stack. Thought pieces about the craft of software development. Real advice for teaching kids to code. And a shot of humor.

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Matthew MacDonald

Matthew MacDonald

Teacher, coder, long-ago Microsoft MVP. Author of heavy books. Join Young Coder for a creative take on science and technology. Queries:

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