General Developments

Unfortunately, my contract with MRM McCann working for Microsoft UK has come to an end – so I’m looking for another full-time role. My CV can be found here:

DOCX: D-W-Beck-Resume-June-2019

PDF: D-W-Beck-Resume-June-2019


After nine years I decided to revisit my university dissertation and publish it on Medium.com – Read Now. 

Nine Years On: Has my Dissertation stood the test of time?


 

I’ve started developing a Twitterbot called Cuddles_AI – which becomes happy or sad depending on how many followers it has! Read more here.

Cuddles just got a new follower making it happy.
Cuddles just got a new follower making it happy.

So, I thought I would write an analysis of a game I enjoy – Read now.

IS MASLOW’S HIERARCHY OF NEEDS COMPATIBLE WITH RIMWORLD?


I’ve signed up for four Udemy courses which include: Machine Learning A-Z™: Hands-On Python & R In Data Science Learn to Code by Making Games – Complete C# Unity Developer Complete Java Masterclass Modern JavaScript From The Beginning I would like to gain proficiency in these four powerful languages.  I’m starting with the Python course as this is the language I have the most experience in. I’ve used C# briefly in the past too though I’m new to Java and JavaScript.


I’ve been updating my GoodReads and writing a few reviews – here are some of my favourites: my favourites shelf:  David Beck's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (favorites shelf)


Google can often seem pretty ubiquitous on the internet. I’ve written a handy guide discussing alternatives to Google’s products here: http://www.dwbeck.com/escape_from_google/


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Venture into the drylands available on Kindle now.


I have been attending the Gym now for more than a year and my dads been going for 6 months and has already lost a stone and a half. In this post, I’ve shared a few tips on getting started at the gym as well as a diet that works.


I’ve been practising making videos – this is my latest one!