Saturday June 6, 2020

Reality bytes: What’s in a name? A set of curious cognomens

Having an odd surname myself, I look out for others in our tight-knit IT community with unusual names.

20th September, 2008

Having an odd surname myself, I look out for others in our tight-knit IT community with unusual names.

When I discover such a person, e-mail correspondence frequently occurs. The subject? Our names.

Although not typical, my name - a German one – suffers more from its misspelling than its correct observance.

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