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Cheap, easy, replacement parts/chassis 3D printable, streaming video, gimbal, and Cardboard VR support... I'm in. :) 
It’s small, smart and streams HD footage to your phone, that’s just the beginning of Micro Drone 3.0 | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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Nice idea.  Was going to suggest a Hubsan X4 as an alternative, but if they will really manage to retail them for <$100, that's not bad at all for what they claim to do.

+Remo Rickli 
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The most beautiful thing just happened!
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You avoided being caught for child labor?

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"These various projections are the equivalent of every alarm in your house going off simultaneously. And then every alarm on your street going off as well, one by one by one."

Are you ready to fight for our future?
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I absolutely am, Mogul.  In fact, I am digging out my alarm-smashing hammer as we speak.
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I took a great trip down memory lane with some of the original Grim Fandango team last night at a launch party for the game that never had one. Today I'm playing Year Three with the Double Fine Game Club... Starts in 30 minutes! https://double-fine-game-club.github.io
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Divestment Day! If it's wrong to wreck the climate, then it's wrong to profit from that wreckage. Is an institution or company that you rely on profiting by investing in the fossil fuel industry? Are your own investments in stocks or funds that generate profit from ventures that are part of the problem, rather than the solution? Take a moment to make your voice heard by moving your money, or letting those who are so invested know that you want them to move theirs. #divest   #fossilfree  
Together, we will show that we are a truly global and growing force to be reckoned with. As the fossil fuel industry throws more money at fossil fuel expansion, we will turn up the volume of our divestment movement. And we won’t stop until we win. Join us for Global Divestment Day on February 13 and 14 and together, let’s make fossil fuels history.
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Are you a geek? Do you have or want geeky kids? Jump on this gigantic deal!
We've brainstormed a bundle worth over $250 in the Humble Brainiac Book Bundle Presented by No Starch Press
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Outstanding.
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Chances of passing Congress are low, but this is what mobilization looks like!
"The most costly thing we can do is to do nothing," EPA Acting Deputy Administrator Stan Meiburg said. "[This budget] makes climate action a priority."
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I’ve taken on a two-year appointment at #18F, which focuses on radically remaking the way the US federal government approaches technology via user-focused design, agile methods, and lean startup principles.
President Obama has quietly recruited top tech talent from the likes of Google and Facebook. Their mission: to reboot how government works.
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Good luck!
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The SW:TFA teaser gave me chills... but this is the video getting me excited today! :D
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That's awesome stuff.  Really.  The future takes boldness, they have it in spades.  That, and it's going to make him a bundle of moolah
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I saw OK Go live at KOKO this evening in London, February 13th 2015. "When Tomorrow Comes." "Let it go. This too shall pass." "Get Over It."
All good advice after a long, depressing week of travel and work meetings. Thanks! #okgo   #london  
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Google Now, on my Android Wear watch: "Looks like you're alone in a foreign country with nothing to do on a Friday night. Did you know one of your favorite bands is playing at a famous club nearby, and tickets are available?" If this is the future of corporate surveillance, it's scary... but it's also the future of personal assistants, and that's kind of intoxicatingly seductive, and... uh, I forgot what I was saying. I'm seeing OK Go tonight, woohoo! :D
#okgo   #googlenow   #androidwear  
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Just got flight ticket in my email the other day, I can now ask Mr watch when my next flight is and get the information. I love it!
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Governor Jerry Brown, be Governor GREEN! #unfrackcal #forwardonclimate http://t.co/xVpLHo69H1
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Software Engineer, People Manager
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  • 18F
    Innovation Specialist, 2015 - present
  • Sony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.
    Software Engineer, People Manager, 1999 - 2015
  • LucasArts Entertainment Company
    Lead Programmer, 1995 - 1999
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  • Fallout Shelter
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Stainless steel monkey
Introduction
(Sent here via a nastygram by Robert Šebo? Read this please.)

I grew up at Lake Tahoe (where no, we didn't just ski all day), then moved to Fremont, CA for my high school years. After that I got degrees in Applied Math and Computer Science from UC Berkeley. 

Since then I've lived all around the San Francisco Bay Area while working in the video game industry (where no, we don't play games all day). I was lead programmer and co-designer on the award-winning adventure game "Grim Fandango" at LucasArts before joining Sony Computer Entertainment America, Inc. where I've worked for fourteen years now running a large portion of the developer support group. (That means I spend my workdays making sure great people get great help to make great games for great consoles.)

I live in Castro Valley with a terrific wife and two ridiculously cute children, a loyal pup, an aggressively affectionate kitten, and an indifferent iguana.

Improbably for a lifetime geek, I've become something of an endurance sports person. After finishing my first marathon with Team in Training in 2010, I worked my way down a list of sprint-distance triathlons, then ran the Brazen Racing "Ultra Half" trail half-marathon series in the summer of 2012. That helped me train up for my second full marathon in December 2012, CIM in Sacramento (which I finished despite all odds being stacked against me). I've also run a summer relay race around Lake Tahoe with friends and family more than once, and did the Run For Your Lives 5K zombie obstacle course/race in Onalaska, Washington (very fun, totally unlike normal races).
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Lead programmer and co-designer on Grim Fandango, marathon finisher, sprint triathlete, dad of two, creator of the PlayStation DevNet
Education
  • UC Berkeley
    Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, 1991 - 1995