Mike Gerwitz

Activist for User Freedom

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    <title>Mike Gerwitz&mdash;Résumé</title>
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        <h1 class="name">Michael T. Gerwitz</h1>
        <h2 class="name-subline">
          <a href="http://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">Free Software</a>
          Hacker+Activist
        </h2>
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      <div id="infobox">
        <address>
          <span class="street-address">
            26 Culpepper Rd.<br />
            Williamsville, NY, 14221
          </span>
        </address>
        <dl class="contact">
          <dt>E-mail:</dt>
          <dd>
            <a href="mailto:mike@mikegerwitz.com">mike@mikegerwitz.com</a>
          </dd>
          <dt>Website:</dt>
          <dd>
            <a href="https://mikegerwitz.com/">https://mikegerwitz.com/</a>
          </dd>
          <dt>Phone:</dt>
          <dd>
            <span class="nocss">
              My phone number is obscured using CSS as a precaution against
                scrapers.
              Since you're not using a stylesheet,
                simply reverse this string: 09299096171.
              Ignore the garbage that follows:
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            +1 <div class="phone">9<span class="phony">76</span>80</div>
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          <dt>GPG:</dt>
          <dd>
            <tt>FEF6 3574 5E6F 6D05</tt>
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    <div id="content">
      <h2>Objective</h2>
      <p>
        Full-time software developer with a passionate team of hackers
        that <a href="https://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">respect
        users' freedoms</a>, strive to innovate, and embrace challenge.
      </p>

      <h2>Summary</h2>
      <p>
        I am a self-driven and passionate hacker with over seventeen years'
        experience in various areas of software development.  I am
        a <a href="https://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">free
        software</a> activist with a focus on user&nbsp;privacy and
        security; a volunteer and maintainer for
        the <a href="https://gnu.org">GNU Project</a>; and both author and
        contribute to various free software projects.  I am seeking a
        challenging and innovative team of hackers that are also passionate
        about their work and will take advantage of my wide range of
        skills.  A&nbsp;prospective employer must be willing to
        use and write
        <a data-print="true"
           href="https://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">free software</a>,
        and be positive toward software freedom and the free software
        movement.  I am also interested in academic/research settings as
        both a hacker and an&nbsp;educator.
      </p>

      <h2>Experience</h2>
      <dl id="experience">
        <dt>R-T Specialty, LLC Buffalo (formerly LoVullo Associates, Inc.)</dt>
        <dd class="period">March 2009&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Designs, develops, and maintains web applications, application
          frameworks, server software, and compilers for domain-specific
          languages (DSLs) for an Excess and Surplus Lines Insurance
          Agency.  Most work involves developing complex online raters to provide
          comparative insurance quotes, integrating and automating various
          systems, and providing a suite of development tools and DSLs to
          support those systems.  Also responsible for developer training
          and extensive knowledge transfer through design discussions,
          documentation, peer programming, and code review.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Some code written for LoVullo Associates has
          been <a data-print="true" href="https://github.com/lovullo"
          title="LoVullo Associates on GitHub">released as free
          software</a>, and I continue to liberate more.  I drive this
          effort almost exclusively.
          <em>(This effort has been put on hold&mdash;hopefully
            temporarily&mdash;until a proper agreement can be reached with
            R-T, who acquired LoVullo in April&nbsp;2017.)</em>
        </dd>

        <dt>Freelance Web Developer</dt>
        <dd class="period">March 2006&ndash;March 2009</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Worked as a freelance web developer primarily through vWorker
          (previously RentACoder) with a 10/10 rating, ranked higher than 99% of
          all other developers.
        </dd>

        <dt>Earth's Magic, Inc.</dt>
        <dd class="period">May 2006&ndash;September 2007</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Created an online pregnancy journal website for a client based off of
          the popular bulletin board software phpBB.
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <h2>Education</h2>
      <dl>
        <dt>Self Educated</dt>
        <dd class="period">2000&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Primarily self educated: learning through experimentation; hacking
          free software; interaction with others; and extensive reading and
          research.
        </dd>

        <dt>Clarence High School</dt>
        <dd class="period">September 2002&ndash;June 2007</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Attended technology and programming courses with pre-existing
          knowledge that surpassed that of the instructors' and vastly
          exceeded class scope.  Helped to instruct students when instructor
          was unavailable, and aided in the answering of any questions.
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <h2>Projects</h2>
      <p class="nopgbrk">
        Listed here are my own projects,
          as well as projects to which I have contributed notably.
        I have many miscellaneous playthings that are not listed here;
          see my
          <a data-print="true"
             href="https://mikegerwitz.com/projects">Projects page</a>
          for a full list.
      </p>
      <dl data-print-links="true">
        <dt><a href="https://gnu.org/s/easejs">GNU ease.js</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">November 2010&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="type">Author</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          A Classical Object-Oriented framework for JavaScript, intended to
          eliminate boilerplate code and &ldquo;ease&rdquo; the transition
          into JavaScript from other Object-Oriented languages.  Features
          include simple and intuitive class definitions; classical
          inheritance; abstract classes and methods; interfaces; access
          modifiers; static and constant members; and traits as
          mixins.  Became a GNU project in December of 2013.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          GNU ease.js
          <a href="https://www.gnu.org/software/easejs/manual/About.html">was
          created</a> as a personal project to simplify development of a
          project at LoVullo Associates, and supports ECMAScript 3 browsers
          (as far back is IE
          5.5).  <a href="https://www.gnu.org/software/easejs/manual/Implementation-Details.html">Implementation
          details and rationale</a> are documented extensively in the manual
          and comprehensive test cases.  See
          also <a href="http://mikegerwitz.com/papers/coope"
          class="title">Classifical Object-Oriented Programming with
          ECMAScript</a>.  Copyright has been assigned to the Free Software
          Foundation.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="lang detail-list">
            <li>JavaScript (ECMAScript 3, ECMAScript 5)</li>
            <li>Shell (POSIX, Bash)</li>
            <li>Autotools (Autoconf, Automake)</li>
            <li>Texinfo</li>
            <li>AWK</li>
            <li>Sed</li>
            <li>LibreJS-Compatible</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt><a href="https://mikegerwitz.com/projects/liza/">Liza Data
            Collection Framework</a>
        </dt>
        <dd class="period">2010&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="type">Author</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Data collection and processing framework developed at LoVullo
            Associates to handle hundreds of complex conditional inputs for
            even more complex comparative rating systems.
          It contains a powerful type and validation system and
            controls inputs via predicates over a&nbsp;complex graph of
            classifications.
          Programs are defined using a declarative DSL which compiles into
            JavaScript,
              drastically simplifying development and maintenance.
          The&nbsp;client is a web application which integrates and shares code
            with a RESTful server.
          It also contains its own tools for debugging and introspection.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          This project integrates tightly with TAME for its classification
            system.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="lang detail-list">
            <li>JavaScript (ECMAScript 2016)</li>
            <li>Node.js</li>
            <li>XSLT 2</li>
            <li>Shell (Bash)</li>
            <li>Autotools (Autoconf, Automake)</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt><a href="https://mikegerwitz.com/projects/tame/">TAME</a>
        </dt>
        <dd class="period">2012&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="type">Author</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          This system was developed at LoVullo Associates to handle the
            complexity of comparative insurance rating systems.
          It is a domain-specific language&nbsp;(DSL) that itself
            encourages,
              through the use of templates,
              the creation of sub-DSLs.
          TAME processes only numerical input and output,
            driven by higher-order predicates.
          Calculations and predicates are written declaratively without
            regard for order of execution.
          The system has powerful dependency resolution and data flow
            analysis capabilities.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          TAME consists of a macro processor (implementing a metalanguage),
            numerous compilers for various targets
              (JavaScript, HTML documentation and debugging environment,
                LaTeX, dependency graph output, and others),
            linkers,
            and supporting tools.
          The input grammar is XML,
            and the majority of the project
              (including the macro processor, compilers, and linkers)
            is written in XSLT.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="lang detail-list">
            <li>XSLT 2</li>
            <li>JavaScript (ECMAScript 2016)</li>
            <li>AWK</li>
            <li>Sed</li>
            <li>Shell (Bash)</li>
            <li>PHP</li>
            <li>Autotools (Autoconf, Automake)</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt><a href="https://gnu.org/s/screen">GNU Screen</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">November 2013&ndash;July 2015</dd>
        <dd class="type">Contributor</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Refactoring and cleanup of window message system and related code;
          creation of supporting abstractions; introduced unit
          tests.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          This began as a cooperative effort between myself and Amadeusz
          Sławiński to resurrect the stalled development of GNU
          Screen.  Amadeusz is now a co-maintainer of the project and
          <a href="http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/screen.git/log/?qt=author&amp;q=Mike+Gerwitz">my
          changes have been merged upstream</a>.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="lang detail-list">
            <li>C (ANSI C, C11)</li>
            <li>GDB</li>
            <li>GNU Make</li>
            <li>Gnulib (Test Headers)</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <h2>Articles, Talks, and Publications</h2>
      <p>
        I am an avid technical writer and activist; my writings are
        available
        <a data-print="true" href="http://mikegerwitz.com/papers">on my
        personal website</a>.  This section highlights the most
        notable.  <span class="print-only">Direct links are provided in the
        online version of this résumé.</span>
      </p>

      <dl>
        <dt>
          <a href="https://mikegerwitz.com/talks">
            The Surreptitious Assault On Privacy, Security, and Freedom</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">March 2017</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          My talk
          at <a href="https://libreplanet.org/2017/">LibrePlanet&nbsp;2017</a>
          surveying some of the most pressing privacy and security concerns
          of today, with nearly 130&nbsp;references.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="https://mikegerwitz.com/talks">
            Restore Online Freedom!</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">March 2016</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          My talk
          at <a href="https://libreplanet.org/2016/">LibrePlanet&nbsp;2016</a>
          about privacy, surveillance, and freedom on the&nbsp;Web.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="https://about.gitlab.com/2015/05/20/gitlab-gitorious-free-software/">
            Gitlab, Gitorious, and Free Software</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">May 2015</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Guest post written at the request of GitLab B.V. CEO Sytse
          Sijbrandij to both explain the controversy surrounding GitLab's
          acquisition of Gitorious, and to celebrate our joint effort to
          license all of GibLab EE's JavaScript code&mdash;and any code that
          generates it&mdash;as free software.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="http://mikegerwitz.com/2013/06/National-Uproar-A-Comprehensive-Overview-of-the-NSA-Leaks-and-Revelations">
            National Uproar: A Comprehensive Overview of the NSA Leaks and Revelations</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">June 2013</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          An extensive article with over sixty references written just after
          the Guardian released the Verizon Order for the collection of
          telephone metadata, acquired by the now-known Edward
          Snowden.  Maintained first or second ranking on Google for the
          search term &ldquo;NSA leak summary&rdquo; for days, and to this
          day is still within the top fifteen search results.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="http://mikegerwitz.com/papers/git-horror-story">
            A Git Horror Story: Repository Integrity With Signed Commits</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">May 2012</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          An in-depth article on Git commit signing written shortly after
          support was added to Git.  It
          maintained <a href="https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=4007229">the
          top rank on HackerNews</a> for the entire business day, largely
          introducing the Git commit signing concept to the
          community.  Widely cited, notably
          by <a href="https://community.rapid7.com/community/metasploit/blog/2013/11/06/weekly-update">Metasploit</a>,
          <a href="https://www.whonix.org/forum/index.php?topic=538.10">Whonix</a>,
          <a href="https://secwiki.org/w/Migrating_Nmap_to_Git">Nmap</a>,
          <a href="https://developer.atlassian.com/blog/2014/12/git-2-2-0-released/">Atlassian</a>,
          and
          the <a href="https://sufficientlysecure.org/wp-content/uploads/cryptocall.pdf">CryptoCall
          project thesis</a>.  <span class="print-only">References provided
          in online résumé.</span>
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="http://mikegerwitz.com/papers/coope">
            Classical Object-Oriented Programming with ECMAScript</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">February 2012&ndash;April 2012</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          A paper
          exploring methods of implementing classical object-oriented
          programming in ECMAScript&nbsp;3.  This paper describes common
          patterns; addresses performance concerns; explores alternatives,
          problems, and exploitations; and begins discussing the
          <a href="https://www.gnu.org/software/easejs/manual/Implementation-Details.html">the
          implementation used by GNU ease.js</a>.  Paper is incomplete.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,1586638,00.asp">
            PC Magazine Mention&mdash;iBrowser</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">June 2004</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Mention in PC Magazine for a project named iBrowser, the world's
          first voice recognition web browser.  Created with a remote friend
          at the age of fourteen.  Personally handled voice recognition,
          popup blocker, and most other aspects of development.
        </dd>

        <dt>
         <a href="http://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/contest/AllTimeHallOfFame.asp?lngWId=1">
           Planet Source Code Superior Coding Contest Winner</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">February 2003</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Received Planet Source Code's Superior Coding Contest Award for
          the voice recognition tutorial
          <a href="http://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/scripts/ShowCode.asp?txtCodeId=43096&amp;lngWId=1">
            &quot;Talk To Your Computer&quot;</a> at the age of thirteen.
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <h2>Affiliations</h2>
      <dl>
        <dt>
          <a href="https://gnu.org">
            GNU Project</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">December 2013&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          I am the author and maintainer
          of <a href="https://gnu.org/s/easejs">GNU ease.js</a>; am one of
          the two <a href="https://www.gnu.org/help/evaluation.html">GNU&nbsp;software
          evaluators</a> that review software offered to GNU and
          work with the author to resolve concerns and adhere to GNU
          standards before submitting to Richard Stallman&nbsp;(rms) for a final
          decision; exercise various administrative duties; and participate
          in general discussions regarding the GNU Project as a whole.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          I participate in general activism pursuant to the goals of GNU,
          including addressing the issue
          of <a data-print="true" href="https://www.gnu.org/s/easejs/whyfreejs.html">non-free
          JavaScript</a>.  Notably, I worked with Sytse Sijbrandij (GitLab
          B.V. CEO)
          to <a href="https://about.gitlab.com/2015/05/20/gitlab-gitorious-free-software/">freely
            license all GitLab EE JavaScript</a>, and worked on the
          <a href="https://www.gnu.org/software/repo-criteria.html">GNU
            ethical repository criteria</a>.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="https://fsf.org">
            Free Software Foundation</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">October 2007&ndash;Present</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Associate member
          <a href="http://www.fsf.org/register_form?referrer=5804">(#5804)</a>
          of the Free Software Foundation (<abbr title="Free Software
          Foundation">FSF</abbr>) and a strong supporter of the free
          software movement. Actively involved in
          the <a href="https://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">free
          software</a> community.  I&nbsp;have had the pleasure of meeting
          with and working with the FSF&nbsp;staff on a number of occasions.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          I am also on the JavaScript Developers Task Force, part of the
          FSF's <a data-print="true" href="https://fsf.org/campaigns/freejs">Free JavaScript
          campaign</a>.
        </dd>

        <dt>
          <a href="http://www.buffalotkd.com">
            Master Chong's World Class Tae Kwon Do</a></dt>
        <dd class="period">February 2010&ndash;February 2012</dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          Student at Master Chong's World Class Tae Kwon Do.  While not a
          technical affiliation, it was an enjoyable and rewarding
          experience, and an important part of my life.  Volunteered when
          possible and attended class most days of the week.
        </dd>
        <dd class="desc">
          I unfortunately had to stop attending classes due to a hip injury
          and subsequent birth of my first child.  I hope to return one day.
        </dd>
      </dl>


      <h2>Skills, Studies, and Interests</h2>
      <p>
        Each item below is ordered by experience, descending.
        Languages actively used are those that I most often write projects in,
          either personally or at work.
        Infrequent languages I have used to write or modify software,
          but do not have intimate knowledge of.
        Academic are those I research or have researched,
          but am not yet competent in;
            they are intended to convey areas of interest,
              not skill.
        Superscript indicates number of years experience,
          which does not always correlate to proficiency.
        Ranges indicate uncertainty due to periods of non-use.
        Date, if present, indicates last year used.
      </p>
      <dl>
        <dt>Languages&mdash;Actively Used</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>(X)HTML<sup>16+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>XHTML 1.1</li>
                <li>HTML 5</li></ul></li>
            <li>CSS<sup>16+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>2</li>
                <li>3</li></ul></li>
            <li>PHP<sup>11+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>4</li>
                <li>5</li></ul></li>
            <li>JavaScript<sup>8&ndash;11</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>ECMAScript {3,5,6}</li></ul></li>
            <li>Shell<sup>11+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>POSIX</li>
                <li>Bash</li></ul></li>
            <li>C<sup>5&ndash;11</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>ANSI</li>
                <li>C89</li>
                <li>C11</li></ul></li>
            <li>TeX<sup>5+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>Plain</li>
                <li>LaTeX2e</li></ul></li>
            <li>AWK<sup>4&ndash;6</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>POSIX</li>
                <li>Gawk</li></ul></li>
            <li>Lisp<sup>3&ndash;5</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>Elisp</li>
                <li>RnRS Scheme</li>
                <li>Guile Scheme</li></ul></li>
            <li>XSLT<sup>4&ndash;6</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>1</li>
                <li>2</li></ul></li>
            <li>Texinfo<sup>6+</sup>
            <li>SQL<sup>11+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>MySQL</li>
                <li>SQLAnywhere</li>
                <li>MSSQL</li></ul></li>
            <li>WEB<sup>2+</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>Org-mode</li>
                <li>Other/Custom Literate</li>
                <li>noweb</li>
                <li>CWEB</li></ul></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt>Languages&mdash;Infrequent</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>C++<sup>1&ndash;2 (2005)</sup></li>
            <li>Scala<sup>1- (2012)</sup></li>
            <li>Java<sup>1&ndash;2 (2014)</sup></li>
            <li>Clojure<sup>1- (2014)</sup></li>
            <li>x86{,_64} ASM<sup>1 (2013)</sup></li>
            <li>Haskell<sup>1- (2014)</sup></li>
            <li>M4<sup>1- (2015)</sup></li>
            <li>Python<sup>1- (2006)</sup></li>
            <li>Ruby<sup>1- (2014)</sup></li>
            <li>Perl<sup>1 (2009)</sup></li>
            <li>Troff<sup>1- (2011)</sup></li>
            <li>MOS 6502 ASM<sup>1- (2013)</sup></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt>Languages&mdash;Academic</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>ML
              <ul>
                <li>OCaml</li></ul></li>
            <li>Joy</li>
            <li>Erlang</li>
            <li>Forth</li>
            <li>Postscript</li>
            <li>Lua</li>
            <li>Coq</li>
            <li>B</li>
            <li>BCPL</li>
            <li>Brainfuck</li>
            <li>Octave</li>
            <li>Ada</li>
            <li>ALGOL</li>
            <li>COBOL</li>
            <li>Fortran</li>
            <li>Pascal</li>
            <li>PL/I</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <p>
        There are a few languages that I no longer use because they are
        either <a href="http://gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html">non-free</a>
        or focus on non-free operating systems.
      </p>

      <dl>
        <dt>Languages&mdash;Defunct</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>ASP<sup>1&ndash;2 (2004)</sup></li>
            <li>Visual Basic<sup>5+ (2006)</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>6</li>
                <li>.NET</li></ul></li>
            <li>BASIC<sup>1 (2005)</sup>
              <ul>
                <li>QBASIC</li></ul></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>
      </dl>

      <p>
        Studies differ from interests in that the former are actively
        or have been in the past researched, whereas the latter are
        occasionally visited, but otherwise pending formal study.
      </p>
      <dl>
        <dt>Studies&mdash;Computer Science</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>Compilers
              <ul>
                <li>Construction</li>
                <li>Static Analysis</li>
                <li>Control Flow Analysis</li></ul></li>
            <li>Programming Languages
              <ul>
                <li>Theory</li>
                <li>History</li></ul></li>
            <li>Security
              <ul>
                <li>Domain-Specific</li>
                <li>Implicit In Other Skills/Studies</li></ul></li>
            <li>Cryptography
              <ul>
                <li>Implementation</li>
                <li>Algorithms</li></ul></li>
            <li>Combinatory Logic
              <ul>
                <li>Point-Free Programming</li>
                <li>Concatenative and Stack-Based Languages</li>
                <li>Church-Turing</li></ul></li>
            <li>λ-Calculus
              <ul>
                <li>Untyped</li>
                <li>Simply Typed</li></ul></li>
            <li>Logic
              <ul>
                <li>Proof Theory</li>
                <li>Propositional</li>
                <li>Predicate</li>
                <li>Higher-order</li>
                <li>Modal</li></ul></li>
            <li>Linear Algebra</li>
            <li>Graph Theory</li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt>Studies&mdash;Legal and Political</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>Software Licensing
              <ul>
                <li>GNU General Public License and variants</li>
                <li>Various licenses</li></ul></li>
            <li>Copyright
              <ul>
                <li>Law</li>
                <li>Fair Use</li>
                <li>Copyleft</li></ul></li>
            <li>Privacy
              <ul>
                <li>Cryptography</li>
                <li>Law</li></ul></li>
            <li>Surveillance
              <ul>
                <li>NSA</li>
                <li>GHCQ</li>
                <li>Five Eyes</li>
                <li>FISA</li>
                <li>Domestic</li>
                <li>Snowden</li>
                <li>Court Cases</li></ul></li>
            <li>Patents
              <ul>
                <li>Court Cases</li>
                <li>Reform</li></ul></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt>Studies&mdash;Miscellaneous</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>History of Computing
              <ul>
                <li>Unix / Multics / Lisp Machines</li>
                <li>MIT</li>
                <li>Bell Labs</li>
                <li>Hacking</li>
                <li>Historical Figures</li>
                <li>Machines</li></ul></li>
            <li>Typesetting</li>
            <li>English Writing
              <ul>
                <li>Predominantly American</li></ul></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>

        <dt>Interests</dt>
        <dd class="desc">
          <ul class="detail-list">
            <li>Cryptanalysis</li>
            <li>Mathematics
              <ul>
                <li>Category Theory</li>
                <li>Set Theory</li>
                <li>Anything Else</li></ul></li>
            <li>Machine Learning
              <ul>
                <li>Neural Networks</li>
                <li>Genetic</li>
                <li>Deep</li>
                <li>Unsupervised</li></ul></li>
            <li>Natural Sciences
              <ul>
                <li>Quantum Mechanics</li>
                <li>Cosmology and Planetary</li>
                <li>Theoretical Physics</li>
                <li>Cellular Communication</li>
                <li>Synthetic Biology</li></ul></li>
            <li>Management
              <ul>
                <li>Team Building / Kaizen Culture</li>
                <li>Kanban</li>
                <li>Lean/Agile/SCRUM/Other Methodologies</li>
                <li>Office Environment</li>
                <li>Psychology</li>
                <li>Project Management</li></ul></li>
          </ul>
        </dd>
      </dl>
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