Monthly Archives: November 2012

SWOTOR Nvidia crash

All of sudden, the game Star Wars: The Old Republic is crashing my Nvidia drivers. I have a GeForce GTX 460. Oddly, I played the game for months without any issues, but since the last update, it crashes multiple times.

Javascript function to find background task by name on Windows 8

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 FindTask: function (taskName) { var background = Windows.ApplicationModel.Background; var iter = background.BackgroundTaskRegistration.allTasks.first(); var hascur = iter.hasCurrent;   while (hascur) { var cur = iter.current.value;   if (cur.name === taskName) { return cur; }   hascur = iter.moveNext(); } […]