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Rookie Utah police officer run over and killed by burglary suspect was Marine vet

KSTU-TV, Salt Lake City SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah -- Kevin Wyatt, a retired police officer with Cottonwood Heights Police Department was not only a mentor to South Salt Lake Police Officer David Romrell, who was killed Saturday but a friend. “He came home, followed his dream and then died for his community,” said Wyatt. Romrell was killed while responding to a burglary when, a suspect, identified by police as Felix...

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Things That Drive a DBA Crazy When Starting a New Job

In the past 5 months I have started two different jobs, so that leaves it up in the air as to which job or jobs (plus a previous job did some of these) are practicing these bad habits but these are the top 10 things that drive DBAs crazy when they start new jobs.  Keep in mind the company had never had never had a DBA before but still come on there are too many free resources out there for accidental DBAs and they had written plenty...

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Prototypes and production

When we do front-end development at Clearleft, we’re usually delivering production code, often in the form of a component library. That means our priorities are performance, accessibility, robustness, and other markers of quality when it comes to web development. But every so often, we use the materials of front-end development—HTML, CSS, and JavaScript—to produce something that isn’t intended for production. I’m talking...