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2013 in Review

Posted on Feb 26, 2014 | Last Updated Feb 26, 2014

Newsletter about 2013, including various losses in our family and other news.

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2013, loss, death, dad, dog, opportunities

Compare Values with Arbitrary Comparison Operator

JavaScript for comparing values when the operator to use is variable.
Posted on Dec 21, 2012 | Last Updated Dec 21, 2012

JavaScript function and sample code to dynamically compare two values. Accepts numeric and/or alphanumeric values and does a comparison on them based on a comparison parameter.

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javascript, compare, comparison, dynamic, script, operator, math, numeric, alphanumeric, example, free

Winged Insects

Posted on Jan 5, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

Some colorful and large flying insects, including a large Robber Fly.

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insect photos, fly, flies, bumble bee, green fly

Orangebox Breaks Some Custom Maps

Posted on Aug 24, 2010 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011

After Valve updated Counter-Strike Source to Orangebox, many custom maps have missing textures. Even worse, some maps now even crash CS. Here is what I did to fix de_tension.

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custom, map, crash, cs, hard fault

Photo Edit Competition

Posted on Aug 23, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 10, 2011

I submitted a piece to the SitePoint Photo Editing competition.

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photo, edit, competition

Web Developer Tools

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 19, 2011

Information on some of the web developer tools I've built.

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Understanding Statistics

Posted on Aug 7, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 10, 2011

New tool to demonstrate how the range of answers affects the probability that a correct answer will be randomly guessed.

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statistics, probability

New Global Artistic Network

Posted on Mar 29, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011

Shawn Olson Artistic Network changes direction with launch of new global arts directory. I've now separated the open artist enrollment of my site to a new site.

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global, arts, directory

Word Search Tool Kit Upgrades

Posted on Jun 4, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 19, 2011

News regarding the updates made to the word search maker.

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Leafhoppers

Posted on Sep 5, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011
Jumping Spider and Leaf HopperLeafhopper on Thorns

Photos of colorful leafhoppers.

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leafhoppers, leafhopper, leaf hopper, insect photos, shawn olson
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