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Monday, March 8th, 2010, 1:52 pm

Update to Site, Microblogging

My personal Web site has been neglected for a while — neglected in the sense that it gets almost no updates anymore. The main issue with this ought to be out-of-date information that can easily deceive people despite the date stamps at the bottom (some pages are 8 years old). So today I updated some profiles and places in the Web site where I was described as a student. It’s about time to change those types of things. Some sites said that “Roy is an advocate of fair competition and consumer rights, who expects to complete a Ph.D. in Medical Biophysics very shortly.” An older one said: “My name is Roy Schestowitz and I am a Ph.D. Candidate in Medical Biophysics at Manchester University. I regularly blog at where you can read about my interests, hobbies, opinions and pet peeves.” In I introduced myself as “Freedom activist,” which is a very short version

Well, it has just been updated to “Roy is a Software Engineer, interdisciplinary researcher, and an advocate of fair competition. He holds a doctoral degree in Medical Biophysics.”

Since I hardly write in this blog anymore, may I suggest that those who already read this blog also subscribe to me on Twitter or I am very active there.

3 Responses to “Update to Site, Microblogging”

  1. Scott Tobkes Says:

    ok…thanks for the update…see you on Twitter then.

  2. papa chango Says:

    The first thing I noticed on BN this morning was the DR in front of your name and thought “Hey, Roy got his doctorate.”

    Obviously, this is a little late but nevertheless let me offer my congratulations on your achivement.

    I know the work involved probably surpasses the amount you do on BN which makes it even more worthy of the question “Where do you find the time?”

    All the best mate.

    Papa Chango

  3. Roy Schestowitz Says:

    Papa chango: yes, I finished all the work around 2006.

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