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Andrew Wilkins
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Flights booked for GopherCon 2015. Excited!
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That's +Cloudbase Solutions​ on stage presenting to Canonical's juju team their integration of CentOS support in juju. Heavy cheering followed. #diversity
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A while ago the Go bindings for LLVM were adopted into the LLVM tree. At the time, godoc.org could not display the bindings docs because it did not support SVN; now it does.
package llvm. import "llvm.org/llvm/bindings/go/llvm". Index ¶. Constants; func DefaultTargetTriple() (triple string); func InitializeAllAsmParsers(); func InitializeAllAsmPrinters(); func InitializeAllTargetInfos(); func InitializeAllTargetMCs(); func InitializeAllTargets() ...
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Thanks, Peter.
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llgo is now a sub-project of LLVM.

http://llvm.org/viewvc/llvm-project/llgo/
File · Rev. Age · Author · Last log entry · Parent Directory · branches/ · 222854, 3 hours, pcc, Create directories for llgo subproject. tags/ · 222854, 3 hours, pcc, Create directories for llgo subproject. trunk/ · 222858, 100 minutes, pcc, Initial commit of llgo third_party.
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Wonderful news, congratulations to both you and pcc, you should be very proud.
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Amazing.
 
This is awesome: they've turned cameras into microphones and are recovering sound from the minute vibrations seen in objects.

Short video... worth watching.
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Very cool. I imagine the NSA and friends have been doing this for years.
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There's a new Go REPL in town. llgoi is based on the llgo Go frontend for LLVM, and incrementally compiles using LLVM's JIT.

https://groups.google.com/d/msg/golang-nuts/tBzpDtzNXq8/9UxzyS_sYuYJ
Google Groups allows you to create and participate in online forums and email-based groups with a rich experience for community conversations.
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Nice. I've just preordered K&D.
 
Go Books

It seems, this year will be very rich for #Go Programming Language books:

1. Go: Up and Running
Authors: Alan Harris
Publisher: O'Reilly Media
Available: June 25, 2015
http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920030638.do

2. Go in Action
Authors: +William Kennedy  with +Brian Ketelsen  and +Erik St. Martin 
Publisher: +Manning Publications 
Available: July 2015 (est.)
http://www.manning.com/ketelsen/

3. The Go Programming Language 
Authors: Brian W. Kernighan, Alan Donovan
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Available: August 27, 2015
http://www.amazon.com/Programming-Language-Addison-Wesley-Professional-Computing/dp/0134190440/

4. Go Recipes
Authors: +Ian Davis 
Publisher: Apress
Available: Autumn 2015
http://iandavis.com/gorecipes/

5. Go in Practice
Authors: Matt Butcher and +Matt Farina 
Publisher: +Manning Publications 
Available: Fall 2015 (est.)
http://www.manning.com/butcher/
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Weather report on bom.gov.au says "Max 41C, Now 43.2C". I've had enough of summer.
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It did seem a little warm when I went out to get my lunch.
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This post is about some of the work I've done on Juju recently to support high availability of users' deployed services by way of availability zone spread.
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Juju and MAAS got a write up in Ars' today. :champaign emoji:
Ten Intel NUCs in a custom enclosure make for a compelling cloud-in-a-box.
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Juju is now on GitHub, fork away my friends :)
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  • University of Western Australia
    Bachelor of Computer Science (First Class Honours), 2002 - 2005
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  • Canonical Ltd.
    Software Engineer, 2013 - present
  • IBM
    Staff Software Engineer, 2006 - 2013
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    Software Engineer, 2005 - 2006
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