About David Costello

Who is David Costello?

David Costello

David is a Software Developer and Engineer, specialising in Research & Development, with interests in various applications of computing. He graduated university as a Games Designer with a passionate interest in creating fun, interactive and social gaming. During University David created and operated a number of web-based multiplayer games that had an operational user-base of around a thousand players, that operated in similar ways to many of the social web-games found in Facebook and other social networking sites. Since graduating, David has worked in the mainstream IT industry in Research & Development, working in the social media, telecommunication, computer forensics, email solutions, and media streaming services industries, working with new technologies and developing existing systems. He is a design-minded, detail oriented software engineer passionate about combining beautiful code with design. David currently works in the PR sector on a leading mainstream PR solution that supports many big name blue-chip clients. This website is a growing repository of useful articles, tools and links related to software development and system design.






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