While on vacation from work I have done a lot of things. I visited a casino to do some gambling and lose money. Still working on the house, replacing my broke down oven with a shiny black new one. And I have been writing some software that is featured in my new blog Black of Hat.
The first free program I have posted to my Black of Hat Blog is one which launches Internet Explorer and navigates to sites of your choosing. I wrote the application using Visual Studio C++ which I am most familiar with. It is a self contained executable with no installation other than copying the EXE.
I already have an idea for my second Black of Hat program. It will be a web site crawler which extracts a unique list of URLs. Now if I can only finish up and post this program by the time I return to work, I will have had a successful vacation.
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