About the Technical Reviewer

Gavin Smyth is a professional software engineer with more years of experience in development than he cares to admit on projects ranging from device drivers to distributed web applications; under platforms as diverse as 8-bit "bare metal," embedded real-time operating systems, Unix, and Windows; and in languages including assembler, C++, Ada, and C#, among a good many others. He has worked for clients such as BT and Nortel, and is currently employed by Microsoft. Gavin has published a few pieces of technical prose in the past (EXE, where are you now?) but finds criticizing other people's work much more fulfilling. Beyond that, when he's not battling weeds and ants in the garden, he tries to persuade LEGO robots to do ...

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