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Reading Notes from “Johnny Bunko: the last career guide you’ll ever need”

There is no plan The world is too unpredictable to be able to plan out in advance your career or your life. You can make choices for instrumental reasons: the choice is based on the perceived utility for something else … Continue reading

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Math for Programmers

Given that software development has so many ties into mathematics, I’m always surprised by how seldom it seems to show up in my day to day life. However, today was a little bit different. Finding success through failure One of … Continue reading

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CITCON 2012 in Portland

CITCON is a conference that I’ve been attending since 2006 in London. I showed up because it was “near” where I was living in Germany and sounded like it might be interesting. Boy was it ever interesting! The only European … Continue reading

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Countdown to JOGLE

T-10 Days and Counting Just a few more days to go, and it looks like everything is starting to fall into place. Last week I bought my tickets to get to John O’Groats, which really drove home exactly how far … Continue reading

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New wheel

Today my new wheel got delivered to the office. It arrived in such a large box that I knew what it was even before anyone said it was for me. Unpacking that box revealed a wonderful new wheel (Mavic A319) … Continue reading

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The swype keyboard on the n8

I’ve just installed the swype keyboard extension on my n8. So far it is much nicer to type on than the built in keyboard. Unfortunatly it is only supported in landscape mode right now. An upcoming OS update is supposed … Continue reading

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