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bio website maxmackie.com
location Ottawa, Canada
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seen Jul 25 at 13:41

I'm an entrepreneur and computer engineering student at the University of Ottawa.

My interests include natural language processing, artificial intelligence, low-level operating system design, web development and design, board games, horror movies.

Feel free to contact me about anything, I love chatting about tech stuff. You can find my email, along with the occasional tech post, on my blog (generously hosted by Github).

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accepted I can't access this website from home, but I can from everywhere else
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accepted What kind of cable is this and how far can it be extended?
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accepted How to make a sample file with Handbrake
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accepted How to plug power/reset buttons from case to motherboard leads?
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accepted My computer just starts when power is applied (without the need to press the power button)
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accepted OSX Lion, open a local port so people on my network can access it
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accepted Can you add a hard drive to a RAID?
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accepted Is there an adapter to attach a SAS hard drive to a motherboard with SATA ports?
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accepted Is it better to partition hard drives for a RAID?
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accepted Can I set up a RAID 5 with a bunch of drives of different sizes?
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accepted How to make my terminal look like this
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accepted How to prevent a device on my router from accessing the Internet?
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accepted KDE taskbar widget showing up in the middle of my screen
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accepted How to stop OpenOffice/LibreOffice from popping up toolbars when I click on stuff
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accepted How to “lock” page contents in LibreOffice?
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accepted How long do FIFOs (named pipes) stay “open” for?
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accepted How does 'strace' work?
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accepted Getting a GPU Bitcoin miner for Linux 64bit
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accepted Advantages/Disadvantages of using tape instead of disk
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accepted What is the difference between GNU's “Free Software” and “Open Source Software”?