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Long Nguyen

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Name: Long Nguyen
Date registered: December 23, 2013

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  1. (Do not) Press the Button! — March 19, 2014
  2. Carnival season: Are employees entitled to paid time off to party? — February 24, 2014

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(Do not) Press the Button!

When a user deletes a file on a Windows PC, a delete confirmation dialog box pops up asking the user: “Are you sure you want to move this file to the Recycle Bin?”  Whilst the delete confirmation is usually a good thing to prevent users from deleting files by accident, it is not a suitable …

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Carnival season: Are employees entitled to paid time off to party?

Although the carnival season in Germany (also known as the “Fifth Season”) officially begins on 11 November, at 11:11 a.m., the celebrations usually take place between February and March.  The Fifth Season reaches its climax in the week before Ash Wednesday, with “Women’s Carnival” (Weiberfastnacht) on Thursday when women “cut off men’s ties” and Shrove Monday …

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