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Richard McKechnie
Works at Striata
Attended Wits Business School
Lived in Johannesburg
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The religious commitments of the great scientists are often dismissed as vestiges of more superstitious times. Ian H. Hutchinson offers a window into the intellectual and religious lives of the two greatest nineteenth-century electricians and shows how their religious beliefs facilitated their scientific accomplishments.
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Jellyfish employ a supercomputing search algorithm to locate food
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I've inherited an old PC from my girlfriend's dad and when setting up the printer I got a bit of a surprise: Two questions spring to mind here: Why does Windows think my wireless keyboard is a
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Create engaging, interactive HTML5-based designs and motion graphics that can run on any device
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The myth of the genius programmer...
A year ago I decided to put myself out there and face my fear of being vulnerable by starting a blog. I look at what has happened since then and how great of an experience it has been.
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Programming is just like drugs, except the dealer pays you.
These days I write more than I code, but one of the things I miss about programming is the coder’s high: those times when, for hours on end, I would lock my vision straight at the computer screen, trance out, and become a human-machine hybrid zipping through the virtual architecture...
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Codementor provides instant 1:1 help for software development. Build projects faster with on-demand live help from expert developers.
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C is an M1 Garand standard issue rifle, old but reliable. C++ is a set of nunchuks, powerful and impressive when wielded but takes many years of pain to master and often you probably wish you were using something else. Perl is a molotov cocktail,... | Bjorn Tipling | Software Engineer at @floobits
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The True Science of Parallel Universes: http://youtu.be/Ywn2Lz5zmYg
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Here's a paradox ...
Do we have the Internet we deserve? There's an argument to say that yes, we absolutely do. Given web users' general reluctance to pay for content. We are of..
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Work
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I'm figuring it out...
Employment
  • Striata
    UK DataSource Engineer, 2013 - present
  • mobidk.com
    Business & Web Developer, 2008 - present
  • Striata
    Webmaster, 2009 - 2013
  • Business Partner
    IceBlue Digital Consulting, 2008 - 2008
  • Discovery Health
    Business Analyst, 2007 - 2007
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Johannesburg
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I love tweaking technology to create perpetual value
Introduction
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management, BSc Honours in Physiology
Education
  • Wits Business School
    Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management, 2007 - 2007
  • University of the Witwatersrand
    Bsc (Hons), Experimental Physiology, 2005 - 2005
  • University of the Witwatersrand
    BSc, Physiology, Anatomy, 2002 - 2004
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