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A dying forum forum perhaps?


KRONOS the First

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Last post here before this thread was 7 hours ago. Very odd.

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Aitchbee

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...it's all crystal clear now :o]

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Aitchbee

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...but who's Roland?

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lotvic

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He was listed as Registrant Contact with his address and email. I'm not allowed to post them on here. You could do a google for aitchbee.com and look for Polo Domains Cached webpage

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Aitchbee

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ok lotvic will try that later, thanks again.

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ams4127

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Just about the final straw, as far as PCA is concerned, happened the other day when I followed a link from Matt's daily letter to the story on the PCA website.

I was using my iPad and happily reading the review which had my interest, when up popped an advertisement for Lynx Deodorant!

I have little objection to targetted adverts about technology related matters, on a technology website. But that was crass in the extreme.

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Forum Editor

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wee eddie

Thanks for the input. We'll be discussing the whole matter of the forum naming at some point in the coming week.

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wee eddie

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FE: You may not use the idea, but it is my philosophy that if one sits on an idea, and no-one ever uses it, it is totally wasted.

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morddwyd

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A good example of the confusion caused by the addition of "Tech" has just arisen, with the FE transferring a question about car insurance from Speakers' Corner to "Tech Consumer Advice".

Very few people would expect to find car insurance in a "Tech Consumer Advice forum of a computer magazine, though they might in something called "Consumer Advice" or even "Consumerwatch"!

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compumac

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I wonder what happened here during that week?

"Forum Editor Posted September 9, 2012 at 4:24PM

wee eddie

Thanks for the input. We'll be discussing the whole matter of the forum naming at some point in the coming week."

What was the outcome of that discussion?

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