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As a full-stack engineer, I can build modern, real-time web applications very quickly, using , , and other powerful open source tools .

Bio: Co-founded the visa-free startup ship, Blueseed, the Quantified Self Forum (a community for self-trackers), and a financial news aggregator.

Worked at Yahoo! and Google.

More about me on on Wikipedia or on my website.

Available for opportunities with truly disruptive startups - biotech, AI, 3D printing, machine learning, cryptocurrencies, prediction markets etc. My CV is on StackOverflow Careers.


Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
There are already existing solutions for this; you don't have to code anything, you can schedule replies, you get easy formatting etc. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
This is far from answering the question. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
There are easier (more user friendly) solutions. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Nov
6
comment Send an Email at a future date
Boomerang is far from "the best" service. I've compared delayed/scheduled email sending services on Webapps.SE.
Oct
18
awarded  Announcer
Sep
14
awarded  Notable Question
Aug
7
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
4
comment How does Thunderbird handle the label in Gmail?
"there is no real way (that I know of) to tell that Thunderbird is "done" downloading from the original Gmail account" - TB displays the number of messages downloaded in the status bar. Is that not a reliable count?
Jul
21
revised What exactly does Adobe Switchboard do?
Adobe software isn't that critical
Jul
21
accepted What exactly does Adobe Switchboard do?
Jul
18
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
8
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
5
comment Why does Ubuntu require restart to complete updates?
$ cat /var/run/reboot-required.pkgs outputs libssl1.0.0 - is libssl part of the kernel?
Jun
27
awarded  Announcer
Jun
26
revised Is it possible to edit a PDF file directly?
There's a Windows port now
Jun
26
revised How can the Table of Contents in a PDF file be edited?
tried to fix this badly-written question
Jun
26
suggested approved edit on Is it possible to edit a PDF file directly?
Jun
26
suggested approved edit on How can the Table of Contents in a PDF file be edited?
Jun
14
answered How can I sign a PDF document quickly and cheaply?
Jun
14
comment How can I sign a PDF document quickly and cheaply?
Trying to open a rather simple, text-only, 9-page PDF with Libre generated a "General input/output error". The same document loaded fine in PDFEscape.