Vilson Vieira (a.k.a automata) is a software engineer, artist and open source enthusiast who has being developing for Google, Mozilla, The Grid and most recently for Extend AI. He holds a BSc. in Computer Science and MSc. in Computational and Applied Physics by University of São Paulo (USP) advised by profs. Gonzalo Travieso and Luciano da Fontoura Costa.

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