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BS Mechanical Engr.
PhD CS(AI)
CS Prof (4yr)
Numerous consulting jobs.
15 yr at http://www.pharsight.com
Published book on CS & several articles
4 kids, 2 grand
Pilot(student)

P.S. The picture is a Beta-prime distribution. It shows the program speedup factors you can get if you see a problem twice in 2, 3, 4, and 5 samples.


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answered TRS-80 Color BASIC as an inspiration for a new programming language
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answered Spending too much time debugging
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answered What hurts maintainability?
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answered How can I deal with the cargo-cult programming attitude?
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answered Is it a bad idea to list every function/method argument on a new line and why?
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answered How did you pick up the art of solving real life problems? Can you shortcut the process?
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answered Is it reasonable to expect knowing the whole stack bottom up?
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answered RFC: Extending the MVC Design Pattern
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answered How should we deal with multiple transaction-report requests?
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answered Differences between programming in school vs programming in industry?
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answered Aging vs. Coding Skills
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answered One stop shop for good coding practices and performance tips?
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answered Why can't we get anything done?
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answered What keywords are important to speedup the code in C++?
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answered How to design a performance comparison between two data structures
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answered How can I learn old school know how
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answered Why do some teachers often consider bad practice things that are not?
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answered What to do when time estimation goes wrong?
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answered Why do many older algorithms papers reference implementations on a PDP-10 or PDP-11?