Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services and Mobile Reports
Thursday 20 Apr
Author: Paul Turley
Publisher: Wrox Press
Date: January 2017
Audience: Database developers
Reviewer: Kay Ewbank
This is a new fifth edition of a very successful book on Reporting Services, updated to cover the changes in SQL Server 2016, including the introduction of Mobile Report Services.
Towers Of Hanoi Mutants
Towers of Hanoi is a classic puzzle and is often used to illustrate the idea of recursion. Here you are challenged to find solutions to some variations, after first explaining the original version.
jQuery UI and Auto-Complete Address Entry
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A time before the World Wide Web? Yes, there was one. In fact the Web is quite young, dating from 1991 when Tim Berners-Lee, then based at CERN, invented it and launched the first ever web site.