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Programmers Moderator. Frequently found on the Whiteboard and the Bridge. Concerns or questions? Ask on meta.

Recent Graduate of Georgia State University in Computer Science and Religious Studies. Currently job-hunting whilst working in a bookstore.

Areas of Interest: Programming Language Design, Compilers, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision/Graphics, Cellular Automata, Human-Centered Computing, Computing Ethics, Databases, Audio Programming/Processing, Parallel Computing, Embedded Systems.

I co-run the Programmers.SE blog.

I was the Program Chair for the GSU Student Chapter of ACM. I was also the Vice Chair of the GSU Student Chapter of the IEEE. Contact me if you're interested in speaking or helping out with either of them.


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reviewed Close SSIS: How long does it usually take to bring a new hire up to speed?
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reviewed Leave Open After years of working alone, other developers will finally see my (buggy) code. What should I do?
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reviewed Close What is the one or the few major changes from Java 6 to Java 7, couldn't JBoss do that already with Java 5?
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reviewed Close When does pair programming work for you? When should you avoid it?
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reviewed Close How would you go about looking for collaborators?
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reviewed No Action Needed Using a flag in in-memory-repository to indicate update to entity
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comment Geographically Distributed (Data & App) Architecture
What is the "CAP Theorem"? How is it useful? When should I use it? Where should I apply it? Why should I care?
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reviewed Reject suggested edit on Where do my programming skills stand in relation to other programmers
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Can Scrum use technical specifications in the Product Backlog rather than user stories?
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reviewed Reject suggested edit on Woes of a Junior Developer - is it possible to not be cut out for programming?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on closures tag wiki
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on closures tag wiki excerpt
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on Does macros support make Scala a Lisp dialect?
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comment Cogent arguments for 'semantic css' over 'object oriented css'
This needs to be an edit to your post, not an answer.
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How does google code prettify works?
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comment What are CPU registers?
Depends very heavily on the system architecture in question.
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reviewed Leave Open What is a “powerful” language?
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reviewed Reject suggested edit on what's a good approach to working with multiple databases?
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on If I learn ASP.NET with C#, will that help me learn to build Windows .Net non-web programs in C#?
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revised In pseudo code what does := mean?
cleaned up flow, added some info on R assignment, corrected grammar.