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Well hello there. (I make a dramatic introduction with a camera zooming in and I slowly close the book looking at the camera.) I am who I am. (I take out a pen from a pocket somewhere and wave it around like a magic wand.)
I like computer engineering, but I do not like making integrated circuits. I do have a grasp of digital logic and I do know K maps, next state tables, and annoying things that processor engineers can deal with. I learned a few programming languages but I have no bible. I lost it all in a divorce and foreclosure (I am straight by the way). So what to talk about. Hmmmph. I am an American that does not have sickle cell anemia or diabetes. I tan quite well in the sun. I am a bit of an adventurer but I am not an entrepreneur. My travels have led me to places where I had to actually began thinking how old I was doing the stuff I did. Small kids get black belts and shoot down steep slopes without skis. That is how it goes with the youth. They know things that I did not know at the age of maybe eight years old. I am not a father, but a provider to myself. Yeah I guess I can say that. I never thought of it but I think there is actually people that do things for money with this stuff. I just absorb it like a mushroom if I like it. I do not want to rant on and on about the love of computer application developing like a stereotypical Frenchman would carrying a bottle of red wine at their kitchen table and telling tales of romance of the concept. Okay well, I have to express it a little. Some people think of it as a Masonic concept, computer programming that is. I think of it as a monolithic concept. One idea, one thing of concept and build from that. I remember computer programming books for the old eight bit computers to make utilities for the home. Such as an address book or a little 45 record inventory tracking program. I remember that. I also remember references such as Compute! and books written by Abacus Software where hobbists could hand code in their work and let it run. Those were the eigth bit days. I would not call those primative machines dead but vintage. I am sure that someone can recreate the Apple IIe if they had the blue prints and it may be the size of a deck of cards now.
What did I create in computer game development?
Nothing of functionality yet. I attended college from the year 1999 and I just followed the trends like a conventioneer. I must have a lame brain or something because I never made anything concete all those years of toiling in computer code. I say whatever. I never wanted to learn the trade for profit. I just wanted to know what was going on. Will I ever flip a bill with what I know? I do not think so because there are people that major in computer science or engineering that probably already made ten versions of the idea that I have. I am not tied into college studies to yield credit. Yes, I think college will accept your hobby work as work experience if it is documented properly. I recommend just discussing that your college representative.
General Studies associate of science. 2003
Take three biology courses and some social science classes. A heavy amount of mathematics (because I loved to dunce) to Calculus II. Some programming classes from a university and also a mint of an experience. I had a big learning resistance with Trig in college. It was not because I had any bibicial jeebies but it was the load of formulas that I had to remember. I know people in England are geniuses with the math. They have Newton there somewhere in a crypt or pushing up peanuts in a field. I do not know. I never took discrete math which I think I really do not need to know because it is just sets and calculations right? It has been a while since I had any formal college instruction. I was not really into girls gone wild either and I hate college organizations and ferternities. I cannot say why except I believe they have their own obligations.
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