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John Draper
Worked at Motorola
Attended University of Melbourne
Lived in Melbourne, Australia
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Web designer and active in volunteer work and more. Nominally retired.
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I design web sites and write a lot about news in the town of Cobourg.
Employment
  • Motorola
    Engineering Manager, 1976 - 1994
  • Alcatel-Lucent
    Engineering Manager, 1994 - 2001
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Melbourne, Australia - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - Calgary, Alberta, Canada - Cobourg, Ontario, Canada
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Retired but active
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I live in Cobourg and although theoretically retired, I'm active with web sites and multiple volunteer organizations
Bragging rights
Cobourg Atheist web site has been shut down - not enough traffic. But I haven't changed outlook.
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  • University of Melbourne
    Engineering, 1960 - 1963
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John Draper

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I started a You-Tube account some years ago and the channel had 70 videos and over 1Million views.  But some of the videos were from people who did not want copies made and they complained.  In addition, I got tired of managing the comments which were mostly repetitious or worse.  I have now deleted the account.  Vimeo is better although they are even tougher on copyright issues.  See my channel here: https://vimeo.com/cobourgjohn - but it is not about atheism (except for one old video of a debate).
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There are already enough articles on my site and already enough blogs focusing on atheism ideas. But there is still a need for Atheist News - so Cobourg Atheist will now focus on Atheist News. More here http://www.cobourgatheistnews.com
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John Draper

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A few months ago I shut down the Cobourg Atheist site - mostly because it was not getting enough traffic.  I am now spending a lot of time as a journalist - providing the people of Cobourg with a better news service.  At least that's what they tell me.  See it on Cobourginternet.com/cobourg-news.  My twitter account (#CobourgAtheist) spreads the word on that.  My You-tube account has a lot a of traffic and it still has a lot of Atheist videos - not much new but several vintage Hitchens, Dawkins and others.
I also shut down the cobourgatheist email account  - best use john@cobourginternet.com or cobourgjohn@gmail.com.
I might even make this account more active - since it started with atheist orientation - perhaps it's best to continue with that.
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