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James Elliott
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Attended Greengates (Mexico D.F.)
Lives in Madison, WI
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Millions of Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S.. Two bills before Congress, known as the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Sena...
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Yeah, tweaker sounds right. This bio is sitting on my bedside table, waiting for me to finish The Fuller Memorandum.
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John McCarthy now. This is a rough year. The next time you pause for garbage collection, observe a moment of silence in his honor.
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Yeah. A lot of the folks who were there at the beginning of the modern computer-science/engineering era are getting up there in age. Grace Hopper in '92, Edsger Dijkstra in 2002, Ken Iverson in 2004, John Backus in 2007, and Dennis Richie this year. Fred Brooks, Don Knuth, and a number of other luminaries are getting up there, too...
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OK, I really had no intention of updating my perfectly lovely digital SLR. But this is insane.
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At this rate, we'll soon have cameras that capture photos of dark matter :P
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This is the best footage I’ve found so far of my amazing experience Saturday night. It gives a sense of the wonderful vibe and positive energy of the crowd, even when technical problems cut out the sound just as Avicii was getting started. And you can see him working his gear, and the sound is decent.
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I don’t see this discussed enough.
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Really, Marc? Google found a way to ensure that even old phones by arbitrary carriers will be upgraded to Ice Cream Sandwich? How will that happen?
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Software Developer, O’Reilly Author
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  • O’Reilly Media
    Author, 10 - present
  • Singlewire Software
    Software Engineer, 3 - present
  • Berbee
    Senior Software Engineer, 2
  • Epic Systems Corporation
    Systems Developer, 1994
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Madison, WI
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Sweden, Indonesia, Mexico - Ann Arbor, MI - Stockholm, Sweden - Bogor, Indonesia - Mexico D.F., Mexico - Hudson, OH - Troy, NY - Waltham, MA
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Software Developer, O’Reilly Author
Education
  • Greengates (Mexico D.F.)
    1978 - 1983
  • Western Reserve Academy
    1983 - 1985
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Computer Science, 1985 - 1989
  • Williams College
    1989 - 1989
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Computer Science, 1989 - 1994
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