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Kevin Hakanson is an application architect for Thomson Reuters where he is focused on highly scalable web applications, especially the JavaScript and security aspects. His background includes both .NET and Java, but he is most nostalgic about Lotus Notes. He has been developing professionally since 1994 and holds a Master’s degree in Software Engineering. When not staring at a computer screen, he is probably staring at another screen, either watching TV or playing video games with his family.


Feb
21
accepted How can I determine the connection speed for an esata hard drive under Vista 64?
Dec
6
comment External hard drive no longer recognized as NTFS
I ended up just reformatting the drive, since it was a only a backup.
Dec
6
accepted External hard drive no longer recognized as NTFS
Nov
14
asked External hard drive no longer recognized as NTFS
Oct
19
awarded  Teacher
Sep
5
accepted Laptop docking station for home use with ThinkPad W500?
Sep
2
awarded  Editor
Sep
2
revised How can I determine the connection speed for an esata hard drive under Vista 64?
added link
Sep
2
comment How can I determine the connection speed for an esata hard drive under Vista 64?
Good point on the drive speed being the limiting factor, I feel a bit silly now for forgetting about that.
Sep
1
asked How can I determine the connection speed for an esata hard drive under Vista 64?
Aug
23
accepted Upgrade order for new computer and new iPod?
Aug
23
answered Upgrade order for new computer and new iPod?
Aug
19
awarded  Beta
Jul
27
comment Is there anyone using hardware encrypted HDD on their laptops?
Seagate PDF about this not being true for their new drive - seagate.com/docs/pdf/whitepaper/HDpasswrd_TP580-1-0710US.pdf
Jul
27
comment Laptop docking station for home use with ThinkPad W500?
Probably good general advice, but I can't wait until October with how slow my laptop is now. Also, I feel confident in the ThinkPad W500 supporting Windows 7.
Jul
26
asked Laptop docking station for home use with ThinkPad W500?
Jul
26
awarded  Scholar
Jul
26
asked Upgrade order for new computer and new iPod?
Jul
18
answered Multiple monitors on a laptop
Jul
18
awarded  Supporter