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Josh Bancroft
Works at Intel
Lives in Portland, OR
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Experimentalist, Web Hacker, Teacher, Speaker, and Professional Nerd.
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  • Intel
    Community Manager, 1999 - present
    Currently the Community Manager for Android - http://software.intel.com/Android
  • Software Spectrum
    Resource Analyst, 1998 - 1999
  • Utah Wired
    Tech Support, 1995 - 1996
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Geek. Husband. Father. Educator. Beginner.
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Spoken at lots of tech events. Been featured in the newspaper and several books (Groudswell, Personality Not Included) for being a Giant Geek.
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Currently
Portland, OR
Previously
Utah - Spokane, WA - Curitiba, Parana, Brasil - Springville, UT

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Soundtrack for the day: Uncle Geek's House by our favorite band, @TheDoubleclicks.

http://youtu.be/z_G67pOSfew
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We lose an hour tonight "springing ahead". Guess it wasn't the best choice to stay up late finishing my LEGO VW Van time lapse. Oops. yawn
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That time of year again +Josh Bancroft when the US manages to confuse the rest of the world by changing the time on a different day. Now for the next 3 weeks I have to think 4 hours difference between me and US Eastern time then switch back to 5.

Why cant they just all agree on a single date?
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I made this as part of my graduate course in adult education, around the idea of learning by creating and sharing “artifacts” on the web in a “digital portfolio”. My 7 year old son Gabe is a big paper airplane enthusiast. In this video, Gabe shows you how…
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I am officially done with all work for my first term of grad school. Now I understand the sentiment of "ZOMG Finals Week!!1!". 😁
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Congratulations Josh! 
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I'm going to literally be right under the place where the new iPads get introduced today (Moscone North is under the Yerba Buena Center). So close...
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Funny how that works. ;-)
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Taking the day off work to celebrate Pi Day with the kids. We're going to build Raspberry Pi projects, Minecraft servers, and more. #piday
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Finally watched Cosmos with the kids. So good. So inspiring. I still have chills. #yeahscience
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I had been waiting for a time when I could sit down and watch it with my kids. We were mesmerized, and paused several times to talk excitedly. :-)
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This is wonderful. GLaDOS explains Fusion vs. Fission at NASA.
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Getting my butt kicked in an Android development class this week. What better way to celebrate my birthday? ;-)
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Well, I hope that this evening you can take some time to enjoy your birthday with your family. Happy birthday Josh!
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Man, booth duty is hard work. Believe it or not, this is my first booth duty in my 14 year career at Intel. Feet hurt, but it's fun. :-)
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I don't think I can share a screenshot, but the page is still going. Was last updated in 2010, but it has over 23K views. Intelpedia has been around for 8 years now. That's crazy. :-)
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