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Martin Heller
Works at Self
Attended Brown University
Lives in Andover, MA
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3 views of my left hand

Week 11/26: Self Portrait
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Beautiful! So full of character.
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Fancy daffodil, mono

FLORAL: Week 10/26

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Lovely shot. This flower looks like it could do with an iron though. Hehe
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G+ Collections: Pinterest much?
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And trolly wires
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 I like it, with a few minor quibbles
Innovative, self-service data visualization tool makes quick work of exploratory data analysis from 50-odd sources
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New and Updated
Sublime Text, TextMate, and Brackets lead a rich field in capabilities and speed
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You may recognize this line of snark...
You may think you're agile, but most organizations aren't. Consider these principles to see where you stand.
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A rare photo credit for moi...
Programming for Microsoft's holographic headset leverages familiar tools -- Visual Studio and the Unity 3D framework -- in very unfamiliar ways
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Boston harbor this morning
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Step on a crack...

Week 9/26: Superstition
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Great take in the theme, wonderful shot!
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Occupation
Hacker, writer, editor, photographer, leader
Employment
  • Self
    Freelance, 2014 - present
  • Tubifi
    Chairman, 2013 - 2014
  • Tubifi
    President and CEO, 2012 - 2013
  • Alpha Software
    VP, software developer, writer, editor, 2010 - 2012
  • Physical Sciences Inc.
    Principal Research Scientist, Division Manager, Director of Development, 1982 - 1986
  • Dupont
    Senior Physicist, 1980 - 1982
  • New England Nuclear
    Senior Physicist, 1978 - 1980
  • Martin Heller & Co.
    Owner, 1986 - 2010
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Currently
Andover, MA
Previously
Philadelphia, PA - Haverford, PA - Providence, RI
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Old hacker who also writes a little and takes an occasional picture
Introduction

Martin Heller does a little freelance writing and consulting, when he's not taking his camera for walksHe is also a Contributing Editor and reviewer for InfoWorld. Previously, he was President and CEO and then Chairman of Tubifi, and before that he was Vice President of Technology and Education at Alpha Software. 

Formerly a Web and Windows programming consultant, Martin developed databases, software and sites, and wrote, edited and consulted from his office in Andover, Massachusetts from 1986 to 2010.

Martin has been Senior Contributing Editor and the "Mr. Computer Language Person" columnist for BYTE.com, Senior Contributing Editor and the Programming Windows and Web Dev columnist for WINDOWS Magazine, a frequent reviewer at PC Week (now eWeek) and GCN, and a writer for  Developer Pipeline, ComputerWorld and DevX. In addition, Martin was Series Editor for the Microsoft .NET Development Series, published by Addison-Wesley.

Martin is the author or co-author of nearly a dozen PC software packages and half a dozen Web applications. One of Martin's publicly viewable programming collaborations is a free Web site devoted to diagnosing and repairing PCs running Windows, PC Pitstop.

Dr. Heller is the author of Advanced Windows Programming and Advanced Win32 Programming, both published by John Wiley & Sons. He is also a co-author of Networking Windows NT, also published by Wiley.

Martin is available for Web site development, software and business consulting, content development, writing, editing, application and component design and development, and expert testimony. His rates are available on request.
Bragging rights
First programmed computers in 1964. Has a Ph.D. in High Energy Particle Physics from Brown.
Education
  • Brown University
    Physics, Sc.M. & Ph.D., 1972 - 1980
  • Haverford College
    Physics & Music, 1968 - 1972
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Male
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Martin E. Heller