Printing sheets of labels in SSRS 2008 based on data in a table and specific quantities per label

I need to come up with a form in SSRS 2008 that prints labels based on information stored in a table or tables. So far I have been unsuccessful in my online searching. How do I tell SSRS that I want the KitOrder.QuantityCommitted quantity of labels to print for each item? (each item has it’s own quantity) I will likely be printing labels for 20-30 items at a time. In case it’s helpful to know, there are 18 blank labels per sheet.

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Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg—aka Anakata—exits prison

Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, as seen in 2009. (credit: Nicolas Vigier)

Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg was released from a Swedish prison Saturday, three years after he began serving time for a Danish hacking conspiracy and for Swedish copyright offenses connected to the file-sharing site, The Pirate Bay.

Warg hasn’t made any public comments following his release from Skanninge Prison in Sweden.

But his mother chimed in on Twitter. “Yes, #anakata is free now. No more need to call for #freeanakata. Thank you everyone for your important support during these three years!”

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Stretchable, transparent electrodes—with added bling

(credit: University of Houston)

Flexible electrodes have applications in things like health and wellness sensors or flexible tablets. These applications usually require the material to bend, but other applications may depend on the ability of an electrode to withstand entirely different mechanical strains. Beyond bending, flexible electronics can also be designed to fold, twist, or stretch.

Stretching is the most stressful, which makes it very challenging to design electrodes that hold up to it. Many applications require cyclic stretching and relaxation, and this can result in material fatigue. If you want flexible conductors that are also transparent, the design specs become even more limiting. Several flexible, transparent conductors exist, but they’re limited by cyclic fatigue or a low maximum strain.

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Microsoft reaffirms privacy commitment, but Windows will keep collecting data

The privacy implications of Windows 10 and its data collection have been a talking point since the operating system was released. And today, Microsoft published a response of sorts.

For the most part, the new blog post reiterates the company’s (lengthy) privacy policy. Terry Myerson, leader of the Windows and Devices Group, describes three classes of data and describes Microsoft’s approach to each.

First is the safety and reliability telemetry data, information about system and application crashes. Myerson says that this information should be anonymous; most of it has no personal information at all, and to the extent that personal information might be included (disclosed in, for example, file and directory names or fragments of memory included in crash reports), Microsoft tries to scrub all data that it receives.

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Chipworks: Both Samsung and TSMC are making the A9 chip for Apple

Enlarge / Chipworks confirms that both Samsung and TSMC are manufacturing subtly different A9 processors for Apple. (credit: Chipworks)

The only thing that most people will need to know about Apple’s A9 is that it’s a whole lot faster than last year’s A8. But for those of you who are more interested in chip design, Chipworks has unearthed an interesting tidbit: there are two different versions of the A9 chip, one manufactured by Samsung and another by Taiwan Semiconductor (TSMC). Most interestingly, Samsung’s version (the APL0898) has a slightly smaller footprint than the TSMC version (APL1022).

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