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Archive for August, 2010
Revisiting Code of Yore

I’ve started a new job. I’m now working with some of smartest people I’ve ever worked with, an impressive lot. One of them I owe a lot. He was a former prof. And he still makes my head spin with how easily he handles technology and how it can be applied to the real world. […]

of Stars and Planets

I’ve long had a fascination for astronomy. And, truth be told, it was the field of study I was hoping to enter. But European familial demands meant going into something that had a better chance of me getting a job. Besides, my dad said that no son of his was going to stay up all […]

Of 120 Page Phone Bills

I’m here to tell you of an event in our household that I thought I’d never see: a 120 page telephone bill. You read that right. 120 pages. And, yes, I’m talking 8 1/2 x 11 inch pages. Now, it’s not the horror story it might appear, although if delivered via Canada Post it surely […]

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