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Curtis Thompson
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Attended University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology
Lives in Minneapolis, MN
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Some nice mechanical movements in these Japanese toys from the 1970s
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Ray Kurzweil - Biologically Inspired Models of Intelligence #googlio2014  
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Our view of the Google I/O keynote. Line wraps all the way around Moscone West. 
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Looks like Google I/O Extended might be the better experience. ;-)
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Pretty cool - 16 & 64 core boards about the size of a raspberry pi.
Adapteva's Epiphany multicore architecture represents a new class of computer architectures that is likely the future of embedded computing.  The industry is facing daunting challenges in the move ...
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Plus to take advantage of all those cores, you need to program for it. Much easier to do that in a functional idiom. Lisp programmers may have the ultimate skill set.
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Link prefs to sync'd folder (e.g. Dropbox).  I do this already, but manually.
mackup - Keep your application settings in sync (OS X/Linux)
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Videogrep is a python script that searches through dialog in videos and then cuts together a new video based on what it finds. Basically, it's a command-line "supercut" generator. The code is here ...
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+Mike Haeg, seems like you could put this to good use.
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No, it’s not an alien colony, a time machine, or even a Russian version of America’s ionospheric HAARP program.
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Kubernetes is an open source implementation of container cluster management. #opensource   #googlio2014  
kubernetes - Container Cluster Manager
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Lots of possibilities here...
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The practical joke gets exposed.
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Bit Twiddling
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  • Lift
    Byte Hoisting, 2013 - present
  • Best Buy
    Bit Twiddling, 2008 - 2012
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    Computer Science, 1985 - 1991
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