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<h1>Saqib Shaikh</h1>
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+<p>Hi, I&apos;m Saqib Shaikh - a software developer from London, England, and currently working for <a href="http://microsoft.com">Microsoft</a> on <a href="http://bing.com">Bing</a>.</p>
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+<p>I like making things. As a child at boarding school this ranged from writing to pottery to woodwork to electronics. And then one day, when I was 13, a kid showed me how to use Basic to choose six random numbers for the recently introduced National Lottery - I was hooked. I taught myself to program in C, and started selling my apps around school. Many years later, I still love using technology to create solutions to peoples' problems - I measure success by the smile it produces.</p>
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+<p>I went on to study <a href="http://www.essex.ac.uk/csee">Computer Science at <a href="http://www.essex.ac.uk">Essex</a>, where I graduated top of my class; and study <a href="http://www.informatics.sussex.ac.uk/research/groups/easy/">Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems</a> at <a href="http://www.sussex.ac.uk">Sussex</a>, with an internship at <a href="http://hpl.hp.com">HP Labs</a>. I started my career by spending a year at <a href="http://vodafone.com">Vodafone</a>, learning the ways of the business world, before making my way to Microsoft.</p>
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+<p>I spent 3¼ years in <a href="http://blogs.msdn.com/b/mcsuksoldev/">Microsoft Consulting Services</a>, helping customers develop solutions on the Microsoft stack; projects ranged from internal solutions for large enterprises like <a href="http://citibank.com">Citibank</a> and <a href="http://chevron.com">Chevron</a>, to government solutions for <a href="http://hmrc.gov.uk">HMRC</a> and <a href="http://nhs.uk">the NHS</a>, to proof of concepts for startups like <a href="http://microlib.co.uk">Micro Librarian Ssystems</a> and <a href="http://iwantgreatcare.org">IWantGreatCare.org</a>.</p>
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+<p>I&apos;ve spent the last 3+ years working on Bing&apos;s backend algorithms; mining data to produce the information displayed on the search results page to complement the core results. For example, suggesting &quot;related searches&quot; that may lead you to the information you seak, identifying &quot;deep links&quot; to take you to common destinations within a search result, or determining the order in which elements should appear on the page.</p>
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+<p>If you want to get in touch, you can email &quot;me&quot; at this domain, or ping me on <a href="http://twitter.com/saqibs">Twitter</a>. You can also find me on various social networks.</p>
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+<li><a href="http://twitter.com/saqibs"><img src="https://si0.twimg.com/a/1334162381/images/logos/logo_twitter_withbird_1000_allblue.png" alt="Twitter" /></a></li>
+<li><a href="http://github.com/saqibs"><img src="http://assets.github.com/images/modules/header/logov7.png" alt="GitHub" /></a></li>
+<li><a href="http://lanyrd.com/people/saqibs"><img src="http://static.lanyrd.net/img/logo2.cd556618.png" alt="Lanyrd" /></a></li>
+<li><a href="http://facebook.com/saqibs"><img src="http://static.ak.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v1/yp/r/kk8dc2UJYJ4.png" alt="Facebook" /></a></li>
+<li><a href="http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/saqib-shaikh/12/891/134"><img src="http://linkedin.com/sites/all/themes/presslinkedin/images/LinkedIn_IN_Icon_15px.png" alt="LinkedIn" /></a></li>
+<li><a href="http://stackoverflow.com/users/56241/saqib"><img src="http://cdn.sstatic.net/stackoverflow/img/icon-48.png" alt="Stack Overflow" /></a></li>
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-<p>This is a test of Github Pages</p>
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+<p>Copyright &copy; Saqib Shaikh</p>
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