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| Hi, I'm <b>Andrew</b>, and is my wiki site, where I write public articles on every topic you can imagine.
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| <u>Name:</u> || Dr. Andrew Noske
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| <u>Occupation:</u> || Google Software Engineer
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| <u>Quick History:</u> || I grew up in Australia and did an undergraduate in computer science at James Cook University and a PhD in diabetes research at the University of Queensland. I moved to America for neuroscience, but I've always had a interested in computers, and somehow ended up in Google. I currently live in <b>San Francisco</b> and work for <b>Google Maps</b>. Some of my various passions are dancing, nature, hiking, music, teaching and picking up litter.
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==About NoskeWiki:==
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This wiki is my '''giant online notepad''' where I record new discoveries in life, code advice and all the cool little computer tips-and-tricks I learn. I like to record as much as possible, because I know if I don't record it here I will lose and forget it. Hopefully you too can benefit from these articles.  :)
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More info about this site is <b>[[NoskeWiki:About|here]]</b>... or visit my main site at <b>[http://www.andrewnoske.com/student/ andrewnoske.com]</b>.
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==Some Favorite Personal Pages:==
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Here are some of the personal pages which I'm most proud of and send people to most often:
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* '''[[Gift ideas]]''' - a big list of gift ideas to help you next time a birthday or other special day creeps up!
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* '''[[Card messages]]''' - if you struggle to write a funny message in a card under pressure here's a one stop solution.
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* '''[[3D printers]]''' - a recent passion of mine, visit [[Shapeways.com|shapeways.com]] and you'll see how cool it is to make a custom 3D print in plastic or metal.
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* '''[[Lost in translation]]''' - a list of Australian words/expression translated into yank (American).
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* '''[[Animal poems]]''' - a series of poems I'm writing.
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* '''[[Online dating]]''' - never hurts to have an extra string in your bow - in a busy modern world I'm a big advocate of online dating and recommend this page to most of my friends for advice on how to get started!
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* '''[[Funny_Team_Names|Funny team names]]''' - yup, as it implies - great for the next time you play trivia.
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* For buying / renting stuff:
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** '''[[Buying_a_used_car_-_checklist|Buying a used car]]''' - a pretty unique [http://www.andrewnoske.com/personal/downloads/Used_car_inspection_checklist.pdf checklist] I've created.
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** '''[[House sharing]]''' - has a good "[http://www.andrewnoske.com/personal/downloads/Questions_for_potential_housemates.doc checklist for potential roommates]", and advice for living with multiple roommates.
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** '''[[House hunting]]''' - contains advice and a nice [http://www.andrewnoske.com/personal/downloads/Home_inspection_checklist.pdf checklist] on buying a house, written by a person who's never bought a house - classic.  :-P
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... the list above above is for the general public... keep in mind most of my pages are computer related so computer people should go [[:Category:Computers|here]] and programmers [[:Category:Programming|here]].  :)
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<br>'''> [[:Category:Computers|Computers]]'''
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<br>'''> [[:Category:Personal|Personal]]'''
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<br>'''> [[:Category:Ideas|Ideas]]'''
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Revision as of 13:58, 5 February 2019

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Andrew Noske
Hi, I'm Andrew, and is my wiki site, where I write public articles on every topic you can imagine.


Name: Dr. Andrew Noske
Occupation: Google Software Engineer
Email: andrew.noskeATSIGNgmail.com
Quick History: I grew up in Australia and did an undergraduate in computer science at James Cook University and a PhD in diabetes research at the University of Queensland. I moved to America for neuroscience, but I've always had a interested in computers, and somehow ended up in Google. I currently live in San Francisco and work for Google Maps. Some of my various passions are dancing, nature, hiking, music, teaching and picking up litter.


About NoskeWiki:

This wiki is my giant online notepad where I record new discoveries in life, code advice and all the cool little computer tips-and-tricks I learn. I like to record as much as possible, because I know if I don't record it here I will lose and forget it. Hopefully you too can benefit from these articles. :)


More info about this site is here... or visit my main site at andrewnoske.com.


Some Favorite Personal Pages:

Here are some of the personal pages which I'm most proud of and send people to most often:

  • Gift ideas - a big list of gift ideas to help you next time a birthday or other special day creeps up!
  • Card messages - if you struggle to write a funny message in a card under pressure here's a one stop solution.
  • 3D printers - a recent passion of mine, visit shapeways.com and you'll see how cool it is to make a custom 3D print in plastic or metal.
  • Lost in translation - a list of Australian words/expression translated into yank (American).
  • Animal poems - a series of poems I'm writing.
  • Online dating - never hurts to have an extra string in your bow - in a busy modern world I'm a big advocate of online dating and recommend this page to most of my friends for advice on how to get started!
  • Funny team names - yup, as it implies - great for the next time you play trivia.
  • For buying / renting stuff:

... the list above above is for the general public... keep in mind most of my pages are computer related so computer people should go here and programmers here. :)


Categories:

Click below to see a filtered list of pages:

All pages | List of pages

> Computers

> Programming

> Personal

> Ideas



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Please see the MediaWiki User's Guide for usage and configuration help.