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Michael Watts
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Attended Cheltenham College
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Great talk Katrina Owen - very inspirational
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Microsoft Excel, my boss loves it, I hate it to bits. It’s deadly effective as a tool to organize data, but it’s overwhelmingly boring as well. Honestly, what can I do with Microsoft Excel? Previously, there was only Microsoft Paint and heck, Minesweeper in my Windows 98 work computer. It ... Continue reading »
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Thanks Heart Internet for the advice
It recently came to light that there was a serious programming error within OpenSSL, endangering encryption keys and data of SSL connections on the Internet....
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It's not a new thing to most people but it's new to me: brush up on your coding skills
Practice. Deliberately focus on improving your skills. Gain a deep understanding of the fundamentals of your craft. Experiment in a place where bugs don't inconvenience anyone. Mentorship. Practice providing useful critique. Discuss code in both subjective and objective terms.
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Web developer
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PHP, CSS, SCSS, HTML, JavaScript
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  • SMSW Media
    Senior Developer, present
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Ash Green
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Oxford - Cardiff - Blackpool - Whitchurch - Cheltenham - Wellington - Christ church - Auckland - Melbourne - Sydney - San Diego - Boston - New York - Rome - Athens
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Shaping digital media to engage your audience
Introduction
I'm a developer with a meticulous eye for detail and a driven passion to create great user experiences. Specialising in JavaScript, PHP and CSS, I'm dedicated to delivering solutions that make a difference to my clients by increasing revenue, improving processes and triggering positive brand impressions.

Specialties: JavaScript, PHP, CodeIgniter, ExpressionEngine, Laravel, Linux server admin (Apache, MySQL, Terminal and Shell scripting) plus front-end HTML5/CSS3 web development.

Clients I have worked with include Toyota Formula One, GAP, M&S, British Showjumping, IBM, Gaggia, Philips and Porsche amongst others.
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  • Cheltenham College
    1995
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