Paul Browne's life changed at the age of 11 when his father bought him a CP/M home computer. Unfortunately, the computer company went bankrupt the following week, so Paul had to write his own games in machine code. Almost escaping the IT Industry, he trained in Business, French, and other strange places where people wear suits and ties. Paul now realizes that IT is a far happier and almost cool way to earn a living.
Based in Dublin, Ireland, Paul Browne has been consulting in enterprise Java with FirstPartners.net for almost seven years.
When not promoting the open source Red
Piranha (Search and Knowledge Management) and NoUnit (Junit Test Coverage) projects, he
can be found blogging online.
I always remember a scene from Saving Private Ryan, in the lull between the action on the beaches and the finale, where US Captain Miller (Tom Hanks) needs to communicate with some German soldiers. Despite not speaking of word of... read more