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Tucson!
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Deb and I randomly ran into Ivan Owen at a Starbucks up in Burlington, WA yesterday!  He was sitting there assembling the latest model of the 3D-printed hand prosthetic he helped design - now with a large community of volunteers building them for those that need them.
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Brett Slatkin, one of the founding developers behind Google App Engine, has written a new Python book.  I'm getting my paper copy from Amazon this week!
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Delta V Spacefest: Ed Lu: http://youtu.be/f26do_o2fuQ near earth asteroids
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Granite curling club - first time.
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Quick update on Chrome Physical Web project (Bluetooth low power location beacons).
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Google Code Jam open for registation for 2015.  Highly recommended (have fun)!
Date, Time (UTC)*, Duration, Description. Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Ends: Sunday, April 12 at 02:00 UTC, 19:00 UTC, 33d 7hr, Registration. Friday, April 10, 2015, 23:00 UTC, 27hr, Qualification Round. Saturday, April 18, 2015, 01:00 UTC, 2hr 30min, Online Round 1: Sub-Round A ...
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Chris Soghoian from ACLU coming to Town Hall this week.
Government spying and surveillance—fueled in part by America’s overreliance on technology—has reached an all-time high in recent years, and the ACLU’s Soghoian will discuss measures to limit this p...
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Enigma lecture on Bainbridge Island.
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Small Enigma world. I interviewed at UMIST in the room housing a Ferranti Mark 1, software developed with Alan Turing. Later I served with 37 Sig Regt, not for long, did crypto manually and learned about Enigma. http://www.maths.manchester.ac.uk/about-us/history/alan-turing/
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The fire marshal was blessedly AWOL for today's UW CSE Distinguished Lecture featuring 1996 Ph.D. alum Jeff Dean, “Large-Scale Deep Learning For Building Intelligent Computer Systems.” Jeff joined Google in 1999 and is currently a Google Senior Fellow in Google's Knowledge Group, where he leads ...
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Biggest concrete pour in WA state history today. 1400 cement trucks full. 11 concrete pumpers working 24 hours (3am to 3am). #bellevue
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Seattle, WA
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Boston, MA - Oklahoma City, OK - New York City, NY - Newberry, MI
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Software Developer and Hobbyist
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Seattle developer and entrepreneur.

I worked as a development manager at Microsoft from 1983 to 2002 working on Excel, Outlook, and SharePoint.
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Winner of Seattle's First Annual Spam Carving Contest
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