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Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Monday, August 07, 2006
Since I’m on the subject of great quotes, I came across this one some time ago. I think it contains advice that we should all take to heart:
Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security willHave a guess who said this? I bet you're thinking it was some modern radical? It was non-other than that great and diverse American, Benjamin Franklin (1706 – 1790).
Maybe we should display this on gigantic bill boards instead of promoting the ‘war’ on ‘terror’. He also said:
If you would not be forgotten, as soon as you are dead and rotten,
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