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I'm a geek, a role-player and a biker.

I work for Diamond Light Source, developing open source scientific software for the UK national synchrotron facility. In the past I have worked in the robotics, mechatronics and laser micro-machining industries.


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revised Why is 80 characters the 'standard' limit for code width?
Updated broken link with one to the wayback machine.
Nov
10
revised Were the first assemblers written in machine code?
Added a snippet of the Story of Mel.
Oct
29
revised Can software with a restrictive open source license (GPL,AGPL) be used as part of a tool chain in a commercial software package?
Tried to differentiate this question froim the one it is closed as a duplicate of.
Oct
28
revised Can software with a restrictive open source license (GPL,AGPL) be used as part of a tool chain in a commercial software package?
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Sep
1
revised How to document and teach others “optimized beyond recognition” computationally intensive code?
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Aug
27
revised Stack-instructions machines
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Aug
27
revised Can we set up svn server on a local computer without any network access?
Fixed broken link.
Mar
31
revised Why is 80 characters the 'standard' limit for code width?
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Mar
31
revised New to TDD. Should I avoid private methods now?
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Aug
21
revised Using git correctly in a small team
Updated the link text to make it more obvious *which* branching model was being referred to.
Jun
20
revised Is there a chart for helping me decide between open-source licenses?
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May
22
revised Is micro-optimisation important when coding?
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May
22
revised Why is 80 characters the 'standard' limit for code width?
Added a link to the museum history of science page on historical typewriters.
Apr
17
revised Are there any jobs in the programming field that don't require you to sit at a desk all day?
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Apr
12
revised Bug once in a while, but high priority
Tidied up and added some text from a comment.
Apr
10
revised What is the difference between Quantum annealing and simulated annealing?
Tightened up the English and added some links.
Mar
15
revised Preparing to release code as open-source
Updated onwhat we did when we moved to github.
Mar
4
revised What causes floating point rounding errors?
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Mar
2
revised Drawing Flowchart for function calculate a number in the Fibonacci Series
Made the flowchart inline.
Mar
1
revised Is there any technology similar to LINQPad for compiling C# that runs in a browser?
Tidied up and added some more links.