I Have An Possible Chance To Meet An ARM Senior Manager
Alexander Stephen Thomas Ross
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Mon Oct 15 15:56:16 UTC 2012
Would you have any thing you would like me to talk about?
Whatever you want me to discuss is of interest to me. Remember I am
He is one of the 7 chaps from the beginnings of ARM and still employed.
I have also asked here:
(lots of discussion here)
and on the LibrePlanet discuss ML.
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