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2017
Jul
04

A podcast, and revamped social media links

Posted by eXonyte at 1:54 PM

While enjoying my day off for July 4th, I decided to make it a day to catch up on a few projects. First, which ended up taking a lot longer than I expected, is to overhaul my social media links here on The Realm. I haven't been happy with the original icons I was using, but it took starting a podcast with some friends to give me that push to finally redo them.

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2016
Aug
13

I am still here

Posted by eXonyte at 5:52 PM

Funny how plans change over time. I never intended to go over a year in silence, but as everyone knows: sometimes life gets in the way. I'm involved in a lot of projects and events, both personal and at work, so perhaps I can extract a few stories or lessons to share out of those pools. Stay tuned, as I am still here...

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2014
Aug
24

Live Tile support

Posted by eXonyte at 11:08 AM

After posting the previous article, I decided to make some tweaks and improvements to the Realm. Aside from updating the MODX backend, I've also added Live Tile support. I realize that the majority of people will never use such a feature, but as someone who is heavily invested in current Microsoft platforms I found it to be an interesting exercise.

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2014
Aug
23

The printer that murdered Outlook

Posted by eXonyte at 11:42 AM

When your job entails doing IT support, you occasionally come across some odd behaviors. While it's pretty common in line of business applications or niche software, it's not every day that you find a fatal conflict between Microsoft Office and an HP LaserJet printer.

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2014
Jan
02

The start of something new

Posted by eXonyte at 12:51 AM

Tonight, the first night of 2014, is the relatively quiet but long-in-coming relaunch of the Realm. Welcome. I don't think I've ever written it out before, so here is a history lesson on how eXonyte's Realm came to be.

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