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Working in Hong Kong (Part 2)

Changing Tack Sailing is the art of manoeuvring a vessel to exploit the power of the wind. It is somewhat surprising, and entirely lovely, that this is still possible even when your destination demands that you head directly into the oncoming wind. The wind can be tamed even when it insists on pushing you backwards. Tacking is the name for the...

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Working in Hong Kong (Part 1)

For the next two months I am working in Hong Kong. While I’m here I think it would be helpful to document my time and the work I’m doing. So that those posts are not completely without context, I will take the next two posts to explain: First - Who I am and how I got here, and second - a proper exposition of the problem I will (at least initiall...

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