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bio website larstech.com
location Batavia, IL
age 45
visits member for 3 years, 2 months
seen Jul 25 at 15:09

Started programming career in the manufacturing sector serving the automotive and power tool industries and now I develop software for the health care industry.

For fun, I sell Football Pool Management software.

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Oct
4
answered Should people be able to change their usernames?
Sep
30
comment Who is the average user?
Unless it's a specific audience, I would imagine the "intent" of the average user moniker is the same as the lucrative TV market: 18-35 years old.
Sep
27
revised What is a “toast notification”?
added 185 characters in body
Sep
27
answered What is a “toast notification”?
Sep
27
answered When to use grids vs lists?
Sep
27
awarded  Enthusiast
Sep
23
answered Should we ask for first and last name or a generic display name?
Sep
21
awarded  Critic
Sep
21
comment Why do people clear the screen multiple times when using a calculator?
I usually do this with Ctrl-C (copy to clipboard) a lot. Sort of, I really, really, really want this copied.
Sep
20
comment How easy should I make it to delete content?
Shouldn't those "Delete Harddrive" options be "Now?" or "Later?" :-)
Sep
17
answered This feels too bland
Sep
15
comment Traffic lights: “yellow” is progress, not state
"Red stop, green go, yellow...go very fast."
Sep
14
comment UI : Is it fine to have MessageBox without a caption?
@SeeSharp But if it's a slightly long message, then the title gives a good "heads up" about the contents of the message. Even with a real short message, it's probably best to stay consistent.
Sep
14
comment UI : Is it fine to have MessageBox without a caption?
@SeeSharp The message icons help categorize the type of message, but it doesn't necessarily convey what the message is about.
Sep
14
revised UI : Is it fine to have MessageBox without a caption?
Added more info.
Sep
14
answered UI : Is it fine to have MessageBox without a caption?
Sep
13
answered Best place for “save” button
Sep
10
revised What do you call the customizable boxes like in my.yahoo.com?
Added more information
Sep
10
answered What do you call the customizable boxes like in my.yahoo.com?
Sep
4
awarded  Teacher