James Hancock
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  • Wilmington,
  • North Carolina,
  • United States of America
Member Since: 2009/01/16
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During college at the U, I interned at Novell, 1997/98 and finished at an Xbox outfit in Salt Lake, before moving to North Carolina.

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University of Utah
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Computer science
1997 – 2001
Great department.
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Professional Background
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Microsoft
July 2001 – October 2001
Salt Lake City
Had a brief stint at at XBOX outfit in Salt Lake, before a move to North Carolina
Programmer
Novell
May 1997 – June 1999
Provo, UT
Intern Programmer, Novell Corporate R&D dept, ( Eric Schmidt was CEO back then) Sat in on handfuls of executive boardrooms for demo presentations.
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Been coding games since age 5. Apple II e basic until Microsoft took over, then GW basic, then turbo pascal in teens. First used C at Texas A&M high school. Then C ++ at university Utah after one semester at BYU ( did assembly and CPU structure) in afternoon at high school ( fam moved to Provo) Java added to classes. Summer intern at Novell.
Senior Year I saw an Xbox opening nearby, so took it.

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