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== I want to do more of ==
 
== I want to do more of ==
* Software defined radio (aka [[GNU Radio]])
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* Software defined radio (aka [[Wikipedia:GNU Radio|GNU Radio]])
* Amateur radio astronomy
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* Amateur [[Wikipedia:Radio Astronomy|Radio Astronomy]]
  
 
== Things I've done ==
 
== Things I've done ==

Revision as of 18:32, 7 July 2010

Hi, I'm Ralph.

Things I do

  • Software product management (figuring out which features are valuable for users, versus being easy to engineer)
  • User Interface Design
  • information security
  • technology for political campaigns (LANS, printing, secure file sharing)

Things I'm building

I want to do more of

Things I've done

  • Run a robotics club at a local high school
    • the kids were enthusiastic, and we did a sumobot competition at the end of the year

Things I use

Things I collect

  • Vintage computing devices, Apple //, C64, Atari 130xe (but with I had an 800), documentation for the ECD Micromind
  • ICs I think I might need in the future

Things I miss

  • Apple Computer, Inc. (as a consumer products company featuring DRM, Apple, Inc just isn't the same)

Music I like

All of it, but especially:

  • Early Queen (A day at the races)
  • Classic analog synth albums Wendy Carlos Switched on Bach
  • Stevie Wonder
  • Jazz Dudes
    • Maynard Ferguson
    • Chick Corea
    • Herbie Hancock
  • Piano and Guitar


Skills

These are semantic properties of type Skill so that they may appear automatically on the Skills Exchange page.

Programming

  • C/C++
  • Linux
  • Java
  • User Interface
  • Wiki

Electronics Design

  • OpenSCAD

Math

  • Laplace Transform


Hardware


Biology & Chemistry

  • Sustainable Ecology