Starting my first PathTest =)

When I am travelling these day, WIFI connection in hotel is a must have requirement.  I am always willing to pay more that feature.  But how fast are those (paid or freebie) connection?  Here is a really cool tool to tell you.  PathTest is a free bandwidth testing tool.   It provides the most accurate results possible…

Where it all begins …

This is a visit to the birth place of my passion of baking and love of software development . Before moving to Vancouver, I spent F1 to F3 (similar to grade 7 – 9 in North American system) in one of the oldest all girls school in Hong Kong: Ying Wa Girls School(英華女學校). Experience from…

India Trip Planning Site Update Progress

I am pretty happy with progress so far after three weeks setting up my wordpress.org site in my home server.  I need something interesting to motivate myself to get more prepared with my up coming to to Indian & Nepal by the end of year. Here is the site: http://india2011.aleung.ca v0.1 – 2011-08-07: initial draft – installed apache,…

Making Peanut Butter Cookies With My New Baking Buddy (iPad2)

One of the main reason buying an iPad is for baking!  I don’t need to print out any recipe any more!!  So happy about that. Oopss.. my kitchen does look pretty messy Slightly alter the recipe from Land O’ Lakes.  Reduced the sugar and replaced butter with golden shortening.  This is the quickest cookie to…

Gingerbread Android – the edible android in contest ready state

Base on the previous post recipe, I have my 2nd half of gingerbread dough sitting in the freezer ready for contest release.  This is actually pretty nice, hugely cut down prep time making it possible to bake up these goodies on weekday during a rather busy week.  Actually the cooling time work out well that…

Loving my new geek toy – mewboobi

MEWBOOBI is the name of my new acer aspire one netbook.  I have been using it for one week now and really liking it.  Originally, I thought I will not have much use of it, since I already have a laptop.   But it is so convenient and light and small, tat I have been carrying…

How to add casade delete on existing table

CREATE TABLE Books ( BookID INT NOT NULL PRIMARY KEY, AuthorID INT NOT NULL, BookName VARCHAR(100) NOT NULL, Price MONEY NOT NULL ) GO CREATE TABLE Authors ( AuthorID INT NOT NULL PRIMARY KEY, Name VARCHAR(100) NOT NULL ) GO ALTER TABLE Books ADD CONSTRAINT fk_author FOREIGN KEY (AuthorID) REFERENCES Authors (AuthorID) ON DELETE CASCADE…