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Leon Barrett
Works at The Climate Corporation
Attended University of California, Berkeley
Lives in San Francisco, CA
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It's pretty on this ridge, and hopefully the panorama shows that.
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Thank you.
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There are waterfalls and pregnant ladies in the Columbia River Gorge.
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Congrats! Awesome news!
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Pretty aerial storm picture!
A strong, roiling updraft; a smooth, flat anvil; and the overshooting top -- all features of strong, developing thunderstorms.
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Classic programmer paintings; I was amused.

Twitter: @progpaintings Painters and Hackers: nothing in common whatsoever, but this are classical...
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Caely and I bought a house in Portland! We move in mid-April.
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Northeast, close by the New Seasons at 33rd & Killingsworth.
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This has to be the wildest +Microsoft Corporation news I've ever heard. Microsoft has basically made a reverse WINE to run linux programs inside Windows, and they're distributing Ubuntu through their own store.

This is an amazing about-face from Microsoft, and while it shows that they can change for the better, it also shows how well free software is doing in the world.

I'm in San Francisco this week, attending Microsoft's Build developer conference, as a sponsored guest of Microsoft. That's perhaps a bit odd for me, as I hadn't used Windows in nearly 16 years. But that changed a few mont...
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No, they are not distributing Ubuntu in their store, but a translation layer that transforms GNU/elf-system calls to Windows NT core calls. This has absolutely nothing to do with Linux and they specifically try to make Linux kernel obsolete in every hw there is.
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I ate this tasty unusual ice cream made by pouring cream on cold metal and working with implements, apparently Thai style, at +10Below Ice Cream​.
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Thai ice cream is delicious, and it's fun to watch them making it.
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+Marty Barrett isn't the only one with access to lots of blackberries!
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They look delicious too! I need to get some blackberries.
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Here's the timelapse video I took of the SF Moma being constructed. Sorry it's so jerky.
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This is awesome
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The B&B has 5 week old kittens.
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My photo from a cemetery in Buenos Aires is the #1 Google Image Search result for "overgrown statue". It's popular on Pinterest as well. How about that!
This photo hosted by SmugMug; your photos look better here.
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I vote for "great photo".  G
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My hometown, Johnson City, came up in a humorous law blog I read. Apparently shooting at squirrels with a service weapon isn't a protected right.
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  • The Climate Corporation
    Software Engineer, 2012 - present
  • Google
    Software Engineer, 2010 - 2012
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San Francisco, CA
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Johnson City, TN - St. Louis, MO - Berkeley, CA
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Some dude
Introduction
I grew up in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. I went to school in St. Louis and Berkeley, and now I live in San Francisco.
Bragging rights
I have a Ph.D. I have done useful things. I've soared in a hang glider more than a mile above the ground. There are good dancers who like dancing with me. I made it to the national finals in a classical guitar competition.
Education
  • University of California, Berkeley
    Artificial Inteligence, 2004 - 2010
  • Washington University in St. Louis
    Physics and Computer Science, 2000 - 2004
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Leon Rubin French Barrett