Geek hopes dashed

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Geek hopes dashed

You can imagine my excitement when I read this story.  I used to love programming in FORTRAN, back in my Dowty Mining days.

Anticipating my £21K winnings, I’d already started looking at new cars when I noticed this, at the bottom of the article:

The sensitive nature of the code means the competition is only open to US citizens who are over 18.

Pesky national security.

Oh well, back to the Herschel version 12 upgrade……

By |May 4th, 2017|Comment|