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Owen Prater
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Hi! You have reached Owen's old account. Please visit my new account at: 

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Holy cow, maybe I should apply for this job. I think it's more than I made at my first few jobs. 
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+Peta Hopkins "...very productive dogs..."

LOL!
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If only all demos could be so exciting.
 
This demo of Glass is insane.  I'd really like to get the opportunity to jump out of the zepplin over SF.
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That was soooo cool!
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Email spam often seems stupidly obvious, but new research says that's exactly the point. 
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I don't think I've ever run across the theory that they're looking for gullible folks by making it so blatantly obvious that it's a scam. Pretty brilliant, really.
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Ok, this is pretty awesome. I won't spoil the surprise. Just give it a try.
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Works great on my Galaxy Note running ICS, thanks
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lol
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Can't watch on mobile device... Fail... :-(
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I can't say this manual inspires trust in Monoprice's USB 3 hard drive adaptor. It starts off bad and goes downhill from there.
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Never ever push that button no matter how much the temptation calls to you!
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The Canadians I work with are upset that people would considering doing this.
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I have lived in both Canada and the US. When I look at the combination of health care premiums/expenses and taxes, the US system costs less and I receive significantly better service than I did in Canada. I am concerned that going forward the advantage of the US system will be lost. 
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STAR WARS Hipster-Style Portraits
Here are some hipster-sylte Star Wars character portraits by Jason Yang . These look like art f...
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I'm already excited at the possibility of a Snow Crash movie.
Jun. 15, 2012 - Fans of the cyberpunk novel Snow Crash have reason to rejoice today, as it's been announced that the film adaptation of Neal Stephenson's classic has been
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The book's got so many stunning visuals-in-prose, one CAN imagine it as a truly great  movie. It's also terrifyingly easy to see how it coulld be done truly badly.
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My attempt at photographing the annular eclipse. Also, +Todd Nagengast enjoying the view.
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Really cool!
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Making things happen; surfing the bits.
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This is my old account: Visit my new profile to see what's been happening recently.
Education
  • University Of California Irvine
    Information and Computer Science, 2000 - 2004
Work
Occupation
Software Engineer
Employment
  • Google
    Software Engineer, 2007 - present
  • OP-Design
    2000 - 2012
  • Accenture
    Chair warmer, 2004 - 2005
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