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Charles Fenton

419 Euclid Ave
Oakland CA, 94610-3525
Work Phone: 510-817-4028

Certified Professional Consultant

Macintosh Software Engineering
Macintosh programming, including:

Kiosk applications
General applications
Consumer products
Commercial in-house software solutions
System software
UNIX programming for the Macintosh
Cross-platform development, using wxWidgets and other tools


Has developed both proprietary and open-source software.

Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills.

Creative "think outside the box" solutions to difficult problems.

Many satisfied clients; references provided on request.

Experience developing medical and industrial software on a variety of processors.

Recent projects include:

Wrote SETI@home client/screensaver ports for Mac OS 9 & OS X; helped write, debug & maintain Macintosh, Windows and UNIX SETI@home clients (over 5 million users worldwide):

Macintosh and cross-platform programmer for UC Berkeley BOINC project (Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing): BOINC is used by over 70 research projects worldwide, including World Community Grid, to enable volunteer distributed computing, and also by various in-house distributed computing projects.

Designed & implemented kiosk and system software used to control floor computers and demos in Apple retail stores.

Available for 1099 contracts directly with principals. No agencies, brokers or W2 contracts, please.

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