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David Burton
Works at WorldOne Research
Attended BCS
Lived in London
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Adding GPS to a robotics project for around £8? Not bad...
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Apart from the maths bit this has been true...
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We'll forgive you if you failed to take MIT up on its offer take its courses for free when it rolled out its MITx online learning platform last year. However, Harvard took notice of its efforts, and has joined MIT online to form the edX platform and offer courses and content for free on the web. There's no word on the available subjects just yet, but video lessons, quizzes and online labs will all be a part of the curriculum, and those who compre...
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All vehicles have blind spots (even motorbikes), so since the technology is available, why shouldn't it be standard sooner rather than later? I wonder when crash mitigation technologies might be mandated for larger vehicles too?
All buses and lorries in the UK should be fitted with added blind-spot technology by 2015, a report suggests.
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Occupation
Develop software (and ideas), mainly in .NET, but really in whatever technology seems right
Employment
  • WorldOne Research
    Senior Software Developer, 9 - present
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London
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Give me a computer. Now.
Introduction
I'm a software developer (currently server and desktop, other times web and mobile), with 3 lovely kids, an ongoing addiction to learning, and a fondness or the occasional rock festival
Bragging rights
I've sung for royalty, performed on a stage (amateur), met Richard O'Brien and Jason Donovan, have seen Metallica play alongside Megadeth, and, as I said in the introduction, I have 3 was largely well-adjusted lovely kids and a career that's spanned various industries and many technologies
Education
  • BCS
    Professional Graduate Diploma in IT, 2010 - 2011
  • School of Oriental and African Studies
    BA Japanese
  • University College London
    BSc Computer Science
  • Microsoft
    MCP ASP.NET
  • Coursera
    Software as a Service, 2012 - 2012
  • Stanford University
    Artificial Intelligence (Online course), 2011 - 2011
  • Stanford University
    Machine Learning (Online course), 2011 - 2011
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