PRESS RELEASE – Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Unveils PineApple, an Apple Competitor

So…What’s PineApple? Find out on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Vine, or in person at the Business Rocks Conference in Manchester, April 21-22!

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SAN FRANCISCO– Following Friday’s unveiling of the much un-anticipated PineApple, a bemused tech press is left scratching its head over Steve Wozniak’s next big idea.

Wozniak, who co-founded tech giant Apple in a garage along with his pal Steve Jobs, is going head-to-head with his old company with his new startup, dubbed PineApple.

Apple was named after Newton’s apple, which disrupted his thought process and led to his development of the theory of gravity.

PineApple is a fruit of a different color, its spiky exterior giving no hint of the sweetness within.

Why PineApple?
Wozniak replied, I thought, why can’t a pineapple make history too? We need more variety in our tech diet.”

The tech legend has long supported social causes, and there is much speculation on what, specifically, the new startup will do: is it computers? gadgets? a nonprofit of some kind?

Wozniak took several years off to return to school and qualify as a schoolteacher, so no…

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Hmmmmm, if this writing thing doesn’t work out, one needs to be creative about alternate income streams.

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You can have power, wealth, an attractive mate and virtually anything else you ever dreamed of – by selling your soul to Satan! But how?

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Death Mettle: the soundtrack to power through the death cold of death

As I said on Fedbook, I im in the grip of a grippe so bad it’s almost a mancold, but I’m a woman, so I can handle it.

But I can handle it much better with some power tunes and a hot bath and there’s no bathtub here, only a shower, so the power tunes had best be pretty damn powerful.

So, here they are.

Lily Allen is a goddess. She’s also vulgar as shit, so it took me a long time to look past the laddishness to see the authenticity there.

I think their awesome hairstyles give them super powers.

I’m not generally into grills, but gold vampire fangs have a certain appeal.

Cynthia Davies, Penetang Paralegal

Sigh. Some people shouldn’t be allowed to operate Facebook unsupervised. I got this message from someone who’d been ragging on a friend of mine. She claims to be a paralegal. Then she messaged me, apparently about me? I dunno.

Also a member of CANADA WAKING UP THE MASSES and Canadians Rallying to Unseat Stephen Harper
Worked at Animal Rights
Lives in Penetanguishene, Ontario
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    Cynthia Davies

    Here is her profile Susan. I am working on the other but, afraid this person may be deeply involved as well. If you can call Bill and get him to begin getting all the others in the groups involved. However, do not forget to include this person.

  • 9:35pmYou accepted Cynthia’s request.

  • Lorraine Murphy

    Lorraine Murphy

    Thanks, hon. Who’s Susan?

  • Cynthia Davies

    Cynthia Davies

    huh? This is the profile of that Murphy woman. Let’s all get on board with this one. The Coyotes and Wolves need our support. Just make sure you don’t overlook this Murphy she was deeply involved in the conversation supportive of it all. Thankful a Canadian so can be brought to Toronto if necessary.’

  • Lorraine Murphy

    Lorraine Murphy

    Would you like my lawyer’s contact details?

    You are very confused, Cynthia.

    Do you know how Facebook messaging works, Cynthia?

  • Cynthia Davies

    Cynthia Davies

    oops, LOL wrfong message, thought I was contacting some others that are becoming involved. Yes sure Lorraine if you would wish contact through your lawyer.

  • Lorraine Murphy

  • Cynthia Davies

    Cynthia Davies

    I have too many windows open.

  • Lorraine Murphy

  • Cynthia Davies

    Cynthia Davies

    I have 5000 friends over 6,000 followers and have a page, groups I am part of.

    yes by all means Lorraine, if you would like your lawyer contacted that would work.

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New Workshop: Blogging Basics for Writers, with the Vancouver School of Writing

What are you doing October 1? If you’re a writer thinking about getting online, you should be in my one-evening course, either in person in downtown Vancouver or online.

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Yep, it’s happening! After a two-year layoff from teaching, I’m doing a new workshop, Blogging Basics for Writers, for the Vancouver School of Writing on October 1.

This one-evening course (which can be taken in person or virtually) will teach writers what they need to know in order to create their own blog, fill it, and use it to promote their writing, teaching, and other endeavors. Here’s the official blurb:

This virtual & live course is for writers interested in blogging. It lays out the basic principles behind building a blog which accurately and
professionally expresses you as an author. You’ll learn about the ins and outs of digital copyright, best practices for guest blogging and outreach, and how to handle the dreaded comments section. This is a non-technical course that will give you a solid grounding so you’re ready to move on and…

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