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July 15, 2011, 01:45:27 AM
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Well guys, it breaks my poor digital heart, but TAABL has been aching and moaning for some time now, from sheer lack of attention from both myself and the site users. I really have no choice but to take it down.

This means I need everyone to go and grab their coins there so I can take the server out of its misery. A side effect of the Anonymous part is that I have no way of contacting the users, other than here on the Forum. There isn't all that much there, but I would hate to see the site hacked and stolen, so please do withdraw what you have.

This is not the end of the lottery, no... there are plans and there are projects and there are paradigm shifts (how very web 2.0 Smiley ) but for the time being there are many more lottery sites on the bitcoin ecosystem for you to waste your hard mined bitcoins at.

I'm planning of taking the server offline on August 15, so why are you still reading this? go to TAABL now Wink
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July 15, 2011, 10:04:28 AM
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bump to keep it in the news / recently updated threads.

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July 15, 2011, 04:51:38 PM
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Thanks for the bump, I'll try to do the same every day or as close as I can to that.
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July 15, 2011, 06:04:37 PM
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i think every 12h would do the nice balance between forum spam and an honest attempt to warn users.
maybe bitcoin media where you previously advertised might reach some more people.

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July 15, 2011, 06:17:06 PM
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Thread title = library?   Huh
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July 15, 2011, 06:31:12 PM
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Thread title = library?   Huh

Oops Smiley Yeah, I use many libraries when coding, some words just kind of stick out. Thanks for spotting that!
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July 15, 2011, 06:33:39 PM
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i think every 12h would do the nice balance between forum spam and an honest attempt to warn users.
maybe bitcoin media where you previously advertised might reach some more people.

Well, I have only ever advertised here. Anyway I'll be sure to push harder when closer to the shutdown time, but for now I'll try to avoid over spamming.
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July 15, 2011, 06:34:26 PM
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Why not ask a moderator to sticky the thread until the site goes down?

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July 15, 2011, 06:37:40 PM
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Why not ask a moderator to sticky the thread until the site goes down?

Yeah, I have done that earlier, thanks. I don't think that's needed yet, but certainly for the last week it would be great.
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July 16, 2011, 11:53:56 AM
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I haven't taken part in TAABL, but to me it looked like the lottery could have been called "Going Down", or maybe the fees were going down. You could edit the title to be more alarmist, like "The Amazing Anonymous Bitcoin Lottery is SHUTTING DOWN, withdraw your funds!"

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July 17, 2011, 01:08:13 AM
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You could edit the title to be more alarmist, like "The Amazing Anonymous Bitcoin Lottery is SHUTTING DOWN, withdraw your funds!"

Really? I know English is not my first language, but I do like my title Smiley Anyone else feels this way?

Also; *bump*
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July 17, 2011, 01:33:36 AM
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You could edit the title to be more alarmist, like "The Amazing Anonymous Bitcoin Lottery is SHUTTING DOWN, withdraw your funds!"

Really? I know English is not my first language, but I do like my title Smiley Anyone else feels this way?

Also; *bump*

lmao

PS: O título é óptimo Wink

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July 18, 2011, 01:16:19 PM
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Time for another *bump*...
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July 18, 2011, 03:22:49 PM
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I haven't taken part in TAABL, but to me it looked like the lottery could have been called "Going Down", or maybe the fees were going down. You could edit the title to be more alarmist, like "The Amazing Anonymous Bitcoin Lottery is SHUTTING DOWN, withdraw your funds!"
Yeah, I also got the impression that Going Down was the title of the lottery, that it was some kind of new twist or something. But I guess anyone participating would know what the thread is about anyway.
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July 18, 2011, 11:58:56 PM
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Still plenty of time, but the clock is ticking...
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July 21, 2011, 02:52:16 AM
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*bump*
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July 22, 2011, 01:14:43 PM
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*bump* again. I may not be around this coming week, so next bump might be in August Sad
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August 01, 2011, 04:39:16 PM
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*b b b bump* again.
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August 03, 2011, 02:06:41 PM
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tick, tock, tick, tock...
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August 06, 2011, 10:43:27 PM
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9 days to go.
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