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bio website noclevercode.com/blog
location Daly City, CA
age 54
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seen Oct 5 at 3:51

I am an old-school OOP developer. I work at Adap.ᴛᴠ on the incredible C-based server (ribs2) and API platform.

I also work on mobile applications using Oxygene


Oct
4
asked Term for using someone or something else as cover or concealment
Mar
11
answered To be worse than nothing
Mar
3
asked Grammatical term for topicizing in English: Thing, question/statement about thing
Jan
26
answered “A good knowledge in English”/“a good knowledge of English”
Jan
26
asked What is the name for the the habit of reciting song titles or clichés when anyone says the first few words?
Jan
13
answered The Quality of Being Forgettable
Jan
13
answered Formatting and ellipses when quoting parts of a list
Aug
9
answered When describing something's colour, would you hyphenate the words? Eg, “blood-red” versus “royal blue”
Aug
9
answered some other ways to express the fact that I have been learning something for a certain period of time but still haven't mastered the ABCs of it?
Aug
9
asked Word for one character explaining to another character some important points for benefit of the audience
Aug
4
asked English word for taking a derogatory term and owning it with pride
Dec
17
answered Usage of sobriquets in formal (philosophical) writing
Oct
31
answered Is there a semantic difference between relevance and pertinence?
Oct
31
asked Term for knowledge that is unintuitive but obvious in retrospect?
Oct
31
answered Possessive Form of a Proper Noun Ending in a Plural Noun Ending in “s”?
Jun
6
answered Catchall term for “Junior”, “Senior”, “the late”, “widow”, and the like?
Jun
6
answered What is the name of combination, in error, of similar or related words? (E.g.: segueway)
Jun
6
answered What is the technical term for the area within a fort?
Jun
6
answered Two technical times in one sentence
Jun
6
answered The usage of “go south”