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Shane Lawrence
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Lives in Kelowna, BC
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Hey, the +Nest thermostat is now available on +Google Play! Sweet!
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A lovely and inclusive rainbow-themed Cat6 cable bracelet from the fine folks at +Canhost Inc / I-Guru :)
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OMG, #AutoAwesome did a thing with me and +Cynthia Gunsinger #TrueLove4Evar
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schmooooopy schmoop schmooop!
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Good chillout work tunes, and great remixes and mashups by +KygoMusic for #MusicMonday . 
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THIS THIS THIS.

Sure, ethically, locally sourced, artisan foods are good for you, no questions, but not everyone has the luxury of time and money to lovingly create mango, daikon, and avocado spring rolls with ume lime dip for their kids while also struggling to make ends meet and balance multiple busy jobs.

Sometimes good enough is good enough.

(Yes, I know this is from The Onion, but the message is entirely valid.)
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Very true, but fast food may cost more than cheap foods you can prepare when you are buying for more than 2 people. Also you get left overs usually. Fast food meal for 4 is going to be $20. You can make a lot of food for that price, or semi prepared. Roasted chicken plus bread and vege will be well under $20.

The time issue....no solution!
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Nice view of #Kelowna  from Knox Mtn. yesterday.
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Yeah, I just found the setting today, +Ryan Lestage and maxed it out. Next time I'm up Knox, I'll try another one. :)
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So, a thing happened when I did a #photosphere of the seawall in #YVR and accidentally missed a spot... >_>
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Haha awesome, I did some there last summer :-) 
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Just finished this awesome tech thriller by +Daniel Suarez

Definitely worth a read!
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All three of those are :-) (one is even discounted)
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Genetically Modified Berry compared to Organic Berry:

Note that the modified specimen is bloated to about 3 times the mass of the common berry. Advanced rot has set in prior to maturity and tests revealed 78% more lactic acid in the modified organism.

Upon contact with the modified berry, the picker’s hands exhibited a rash which is clearly visible on the fingers and should not be mistaken for juice stains acquired during picking. While the common berry, of course, has no ill effects on the skin, the modified organism had an effect similar to poison oak and swelling set in shortly after the photo was taken.  The discoloration and pain lasted approximately 12 hours with treatment including Neosporin and Syrup of Ipecac.

At 16 hours the specimen went missing and could not be monitored for decay rates.  While the common berry remained, the modified berry was spotted the next Tuesday at the corner of Wallace and 12th St. Having grown another meter and a half, the genetically modified berry murdered two prostitutes and became the target of a cross country manhunt. It was last seen on February 20th in Boulder, CO where it has joined with several bananas from the Monsanto corporation and stolen at least two shotguns from the Boulder Police Department.

A manifesto was released online suggesting that the berries intend to strike at our nurseries, killing our young and replacing them with further modified organisms which we will raise as our own. They also intend to “free their enslaved brothers” by treating common fruits and possibly vegetables with mutagens.

The head of the FDA could not be reached for comment as he has gone missing. Only a glass of unidentified red fluid was found in his office, labeled “Extra Pulp”.
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Wow our police security is lax...
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Awesome, challenging puzzle game is finally available for Android!
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Web Applications Developer
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Web Application UI, AngularJS, JavaScript, ASP.NET, desktop and mobile technology
Employment
  • Just Be Friends
    Hand of the Developer King, 2013 - present
  • co+Lab
    Self-Employed, 2012 - 2013
  • Lemonfuse Creative
    Partner, 2008 - 2012
  • Teranova
    Principal
  • Herman Group
    CTO
  • Pushor Mitchell LLP
    Systems Administrator, 2001 - 2005
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tehShane
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Web Developer, General Technologist, Silly Biscuit
Introduction
Hi!

I'm passionate about technology and how it wields the unending potential to enrich our lives. I envision a future in which advances in mobile and ambient tech become a seamless, transparent part of our daily lives.

Professionally, I'm an ASP.NET and occasional PHP developer with a focus on backend development. I love to tinker, I code for fun and stress-relief, and am of the philosophy that if a tool does not exist to get a job done, then we make our own tools.

Personally, I'm a strong advocate of critical thought, social justice and equality. I consider myself fortunate to live in one of the most forward-thinking and free countries in the world, eh? I enjoy abstract, surrealist, and sarcastic humour, and try to see the silliness and absurdity in most everything.

Circles and Interests
- Canadians
- Android Users
- Google Enthusiasts
- Geek and Proud
- Science and Technology
- Science Fiction
- LGBT Persons
- Equality (gender, LGBT, et al)
- Atheism
- Ingress Resistance
- Pictures of Amusing Animals

Please feel free to send me a private +Mention and let me know what circles you'd like to be in.

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The views and opinions expressed in my stream are mine personally and do not reflect those of my employers, colleagues or cohorts. Apply sparingly, twice daily. Do not taunt Happy Fun Ball.
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Co-founder of Lemonfuse Creative; Charter member of OK co+Lab
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The Room
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Xbox One practically unusable without day one update
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Timely Alarm Clock
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my name is Sarah, and I'm a shopaholic
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Google+
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Google Talk
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Use the Google Talk extension to chat with friends on your Chromebook.

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Chrome Multitask Mode
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Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
The food is freshly made and always delicious. Try a London Fog, they're great. Staff are always cheerful and enthusiastic. A wonderful Kelowna coffee shop.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Great environment, the staff are really friendly and casual. The recently expanded space looks fantastic. Definitely recommend. Tim is great!
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reviewed a year ago
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Great selection of delicious and healthy wraps and smoothies. Clean and well-kept store, and the staff are friendly.
Food: ExcellentDecor: ExcellentService: Very good
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