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Gord Wait
Works at Epson Research & Development Inc Vancouver Design Center
Attended BCIT
Lives in Delta B.C. Canada


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And Moon!
Tonight Venus and Mars will be even closer..
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Wow! Nice photos!
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Fish! (more from Vancouver Aquarium)..

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Needs to be said.
Remember those millions of emails that Chimpy & his crew illegally kept on a private mail server, & conveniently 'lost' when investigators started sniffing around? It's funny how none of the right-wing media thought that was a big deal at the time, isn't it? /s
#election2016   #hillaryclinton  
Back in 2007, the White House "lost" more than five million private emails. The story was barely covered
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no one in government wants to be accountable, not even the president, even though there are layers and layers of blame-takers to rely on.
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Yeah... Sigh. Did we show you the photo of Trudeau with panda bears??
Had to pinch this one from FB.
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+Tim McDonald that's about right. Damned if he did, damned if he didn't.

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Reminds me of #playsforsure ..

Same old Microsoft..
Microsoft's "sunset" plan will cut users off from content they paid for.
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Tldr: uptight Victorian age morals were brought in from the British conquerors.
Muslim societies have ignored their own history of accepting homosexuality, latching on to a twisted colonial legacy instead.
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+Jason Wait interesting ideas..
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So I'm South of the Canadian border, at a concert and people are like.. can we come north to Canada if the worst happens?? Feels like we need to set up an underground railway for American expats if Drumph wins the election...
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If you're thinking about it, be sure to get the paperwork started BEFORE November. Not the day after.

When the UK voted to leave the EU, getting an Irish passport suddenly made sense to lots of people (who are eligible but had not bothered before).
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Not in Canada yet though..
What kind of customers would one get?
For $1.19 an hour, you can have more customers than you've ever seen in your life
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the frenghi already figured out how to acquire $ from pokemon go people walking around the neighborhood.
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From the Vancouver Aquarium After Hours event with Janet Wait and Leah Nicole .. Lots of fun taking colourful photos!
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The title doesn't really do the content justice.. Worth a read.
Well, you can't put it much more plainly than that.
The Brexit has laid bare the political schism of our time. It’s not about the left vs. the right; it’s about the sane vs. the…
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More mind bending stuff in physics news..
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Okay, one more before I pack. Since it came out in NF a long time ago: I never liked physics much. I'm not just talking about the math. I don't like what modern physics tells us: that time is an illusion, for one thing. That we live in a reality where everything that ever was, and ever will be, ...
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Weird coincidence, was just thinking about this today.. How do you stop pirates? This is where robots with deadly force will first find employment.. 
Autonomous ships wouldn't be that far behind.
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Electronics and FPGA Design, Restaurateur
  • Epson Research & Development Inc Vancouver Design Center
    Hardware Engineer, 2013 - present
  • S.E.L.
    Lead Hardware Engineer, 2011 - 2013
  • Lighthaus Logic Inc
    Electronics and FPGA Design, 2006 - 2011
  • Q Imaging
  • Spectrum Signal Processing
  • SMOS Systems (Seiko Epson)
  • Cubicomp
  • Gemini Technology
  • Vertigo Imaging
    Electronics Engineering
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Delta B.C. Canada
Mostly Richmond B.C. Canada - Delta B.C. - Vancouver Area - Edmonton - Saskatoon - Ottawa - Lethbridge
Musician, Technology, Electronics Engineering, Restaurateur(!), Internet geek, Travel..
Musician, Electronics Engineering, Restaurateur, Internet Geek, Travel.
Bragging rights
Co Owner of a great little seaside restaurant in White Rock called Jan's on the Beach!
  • BCIT
  • Steveston Senior Secondary
  • Palmer Junior Secondary
  • Blundell Elementary
  • Hard Knocks
  • Steveston Secondary School
    1978 - 1979
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Seth's Blog: We have Ebola

It's tragic but not surprising to watch the marketing of another epidemic unfold. It starts with, "We" don't have Ebola, "they" do. They liv

The Enbridge 21 | Need to hear from you right now!

Now a gang of 21 MPs is casting a long shadow on the province as they decide whether they will back Enbridge or align with the heroic defend

CMAP: "Why do you use Microsoft Word?" - Charlie's Diary

(Another in the irregular "Common Misconceptions about Publishing" series of essays ...) You already know I hate Microsoft Word. But it take

Video: NYPD try to stop skateboard race down Broadway

Despite a court order banning it in 2012, this year's Broadway Bomb skateboard street-race down Manhattan's iconic boulevard still...

Mel Blanc's radio show: 40+ free, downloadable episodes

Zack writes, "In 1947, Mel Blanc, the voice of Bugs Bunny, the Road Runner and other beloved cartoon characters had his own radio show spinn

Rocket launch filmed by drone

The SpaceX Grasshopper's latest launch—and graceful descent!—captured by a drone-mounted camera. Grasshopper was most recently s...

Malala to Obama: US use of drones is 'fueling terrorism'

Young author and human rights advocate Malala Yousafzai had quite a tour of the United States this week. In the video above, she ma...

Why Microsoft Word must Die - Charlie's Diary

Microsoft Word is a tyrant of the imagination, a petty, unimaginative, inconsistent dictator that is ill-suited to any creative writer's use

A Brief History of Buildings That Melt Things

In London this week, a parabolic "death ray" of sunshine--reflected off of London's newest skyscraper--is destroying luxury cars, starting f

On Syria - Charlie's Diary

(Note: My Snowden/sociology piece has spawned a longer essay on the same subject area, in Foreign Policy.) And I'm sorry, but I can't stay a

I Met The World's Smartest Dog

"Chaser, this is Dan. Chaser! This is Dan," said Deb Pilley, a classical musician who goes by the name Pilley Bianchi professionally and sig

What are you thinking, Mr. President? — BuzzMachine

I wrote this for the Guardian, where the discussion is quite lively, approaching 1,500 comments. I'm posting it here a few days later for th

Why We "Got Milk": Scientific American

When a single genetic mutation first let ancient Europeans drink milk, it set the stage for a continental upheaval


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Schneier on Security: Blowback from the NSA Surveillance

But there are unintended consequences of the NSA scandal that will undermine U.S. foreign policy interests -- in particular, the "Internet F

My week with the 2013 Toyota RAV4 EV

SPONSORED: This post is presented by the Toyota RAV4 EV. Because innovation can be measured in miles, kilowatts and cubic feet. Learn more a

Schneier on Security: A Really Good Article on How Easy it Is to Crack P...

The list of "plains," as many crackers refer to deciphered hashes, contains the usual list of commonly used passcodes that are found in virt

What Kills Big Companies? - The Story of Telling

Most companies falter not because they don't do what they do well, but because they don't understand why that matters to their customers.

Interview with Top Chef Canada Competitor Matt Stowe | Vancouver Foodster

The other day I had lunch with Chef Matt Stowe at Cactus Club Coal Harbour restaurant, sitting by the window overlooking the stunning view o

Florida's Redlight Program Designed To Make Driving More Dangerous By Sh...

For years, we've been critics of red light cameras, which have been shown time and time again to actually increase accidents rather than dec

Shopping while hungry - so many tasty things here!
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Very tasty! If you're looking to treat yourself give them a try. A great wine list as well.
Food: ExcellentDecor: Very GoodService: Very Good
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reviewed 3 years ago
A great lunch! The butter chicken is excellent!
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reviewed 5 years ago
Since when is a neighborhood pub supposed to be a rave party? Can't hear yourself think in this place. At least the 18 year olds are having fun..
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reviewed 5 years ago