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Super duper impressive imho...
Autumn - WebGL(html5) Move your mouse. Something inspired by the autumn. All those damn leaves... Soon I will be raking them again. And when I get to hell, I will be raking them forever... Done using three.js. Note. You need a modern browser that supports WebGL for this to run the way it is ...
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ALS ice bucket shizzle - thanks +Teniel Westenberg! Passing the baton to +Russell Olivier, Daniel Egling and Michael Sutherland. Go go go!
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Seriously impressive!
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Everything is generated completely in real-time at 30fps.

Seriously impressive stuff from the Unreal team.
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Pity that this sort of thing doesn't typically qualify as news according to our media overlords.
There’s no doubt that 2014 was a tough year. But Bill Gates looks back at some of the bright spots—including saving more children’s lives, making a breakthrough on TB, and hitting a big milestone in the fight against AIDS.
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Being a C# developer in a past life, this is really exciting to see!

Well done #Microsoft!
NEW YORK — Nov. 12, 2014 — On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. reinforced its commitment to cross-platform developer experiences by open sourcing the full server-side .NET stack and expanding .NET to run on the Linux and Mac OS platforms. Microsoft also released Visual Studio Community 2013, ...
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Gotta give a shoutout to http://fishshell.com/ for being an awesome little piece of software!
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It's official!

Can't wait to see what lies in store for us :-)

Now where did we hide that 'scale' button...
GoDaddy has closed on the acquisition of MailChimp competitor Mad Mimi, the companies are announcing this morning. The move is meant to further expand the web..
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    IT, 1999 - 2002
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Ruby, Rails and Starcraft II nooblet.
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Software Samurai - Ruby on Rails
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    Software Engineer, 2014 - present
  • Mad Mimi
    Software Engineer, 2013 - 2014
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    Lead Ninja Code Monkey, 2008 - 2013
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