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Yuriy Akopov
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Attended Taganrog State University of Radio Engineering
Lives in London, UK
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"Schools are beginning (re: continuing) to look a lot like prisons, and students are becoming increasingly treated like prisoners and criminals. In many school districts, police are handling minor school delinquency (like tardiness, writing on a desk, possession of minor contraband like a can of soda or a cellphone), which results in a lot of kids getting a record for normal childhood behavior"
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Sam Hobson heads to the urban streets to find the best ways to photograph animals.
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Published a month ago, suddenly relevant.
        THE struggle has been long and arduous. But gazing across the battered economies of the rich world it is time to declare that the fight...
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10 (ten) Russian aircrafts intercepted by RAF in 1 (one) mission
On Friday 24th July as part of NATO’s ongoing mission to police Baltic airspace, RAF Typhoons intercepted 10 Russian aircraft during a single Baltic Air Patrol, Quick Reaction Alert mission.
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"Microsoft culturally sees food through the lens of Star Wars: a capitalist empire with many free-market options that you vote for with your wallet. They pay you enough to think with your money.

Google culturally sees food through the lens of Star Trek: a socialist empire in search of truth, where the basics of life are made free for you to focus on the complicated."
I've worked at both Microsoft and Google. They both have great food inside the campus to optimize the use of employee time. Microsoft culturally sees food t...
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Receiving Weather Satellite Images With An £8 Dongle. Saturday 25th July 2015. What? I found out you can get weather satellite images directly from the satellite when they pass overhead, using an £8 freeview dongle! I got this on my 4th attempt: The UK as seen from the NOAA 15 satellite, ...
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Gold.
Designers! I am a San Francisco computer programmer, but I come in peace! I would like to start with a parable about airplanes. In 1981, my mother and I flew from Warsaw to New York City in this airplane, an Ilyushin-62. The Il-62 exemplifies a Soviet design approach I like to think of as "add ...
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MY NEW TUMBLR IS RADICAL
Nylon flags with recognisable rectangular wrinkles on them from being folded in the package.
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The inventor of pop-up ads apologises.
It's not too late to ditch the ad-based business model and build a better web.
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Education
  • Taganrog State University of Radio Engineering
    Computer Science, 1999 - 2005
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Gender
Male
Other names
Yuri Akopov, Юрий Акопов
Story
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Sketcher in the rye
Work
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Software engineer
Employment
  • ShipServ
    Senior Developer, present
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Currently
London, UK
Previously
Moscow, Russia - Taganrog, Russia - Mineralnye Vody, Russia - Rostov-na-Dony, Russia