"Error 1935" while installing VC80.CRT

I got the following error while trying to install the Broadcom WIDCOMM Bluetooth driver software on my Windows 7 AMD 64-bit machine: Error 1935.An error occurred during the installation of assembly 'policy.8.0.Microsoft.VC80.CRT,type="win32-policy",version="8.0.50727.42",publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b",processorArchitecture="amd64"'. Please refer to Help and Support for more information. HRESULT: 0x800736FD. assembly interface: IAssemblyCacheItem, function: Commit, component: {4F6D20F0-CCE5-1492-A01F-C8B3B9A1E18E} I was hoping that installing […]

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.NET Micro Framework, the Netduino, MP3s and File Reading

Microcontrollers have truly advanced to the point where it's possible to control them through high-level programming languages.  After surviving my assembly class in college (using a MIPS processor simulator), I swore off bit-shifting and jump statements altogether and never looked back. Had it not been for the .NET Micro Framework, I don't think I'd even consider […]

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So here I start.

It's been years since I've tried to create a new site.  I've wanted to start this one several years ago, but I've always wondered whether I really had anything new or valuable to share.  Plus I'll admit I've been only a spectator in new web development practices since I made the transition from static HTML […]

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