[time-nuts] Price of LTE Lite GPSDO vs Trimble Thunderbolt.
saidjack at aol.com
Sat Oct 18 16:53:28 EDT 2014
Thanks much Alan!
It would be funny if it wasn't so serious. Guys let me know (but please without copying the entire list!) if Ebay is not working out for you and we will find a way..
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> On Oct 18, 2014, at 13:34, "Alan Melia" <alan.melia at btinternet.com> wrote:
> Said I read through the description carefully .....I suggest you request a refund from eBay for their use of incompetant computer translation which fails to recognise English technical words and phases, so blocking your paid for posting. The trigger can only be due to a stupid word selection in translation. I can see no English (or American :-)) ) word that could be responsible.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "S. Jackson via time-nuts" <time-nuts at febo.com>
> To: <sylvainr at netcourrier.com>; <time-nuts at febo.com>
> Sent: Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:02 PM
> Subject: Re: [time-nuts] Price of LTE Lite GPSDO vs Trimble Thunderbolt.
>> Hello Mr Richard,
>> that's a first! While I lived in Germany for almost 2 decades, I am not
>> sure what other connection the listing could have to Nazi propaganda??!
>> If anyone has any suggestions how to reword the listing I would love to
>> hear them.
>> For now, can you use a proxy server to get access to the site? Don't we
>> just love internet censorship.
>> In a message dated 10/18/2014 12:35:27 Pacific Daylight Time:
>> Mr Jackson,
>> May I suggest you rewrite the eBay description for the LTE-Lite. As it
>> stands, it triggers the anti-nazi filters that block some items from
>> being displayed in France possibly some other countries (at least
>> Germany and Austria):
>>> Unfortunately, access to this particular item has been blocked due to
>>> legal restrictions in some countries. We are blocking your viewing in
>>> an effort to prevent restricted items from being displayed.
>>> Regrettably, in some cases, we may prevent users from accessing items
>>> that are not within the scope of said restrictions because of
>>> limitations of existing technology. Please accept our apologies for
>>> any inconvenience this may cause, and we hope you may find other items
>>> of interest on eBay.
>> Best regards,
>> Sylvain RICHARD
>> Le 18/10/2014 19:58, David J Taylor a écrit :
>>> Ships World wide for $10 US
>>> Regards, John K1AE
>>> Well, no. If I look at that entry from the UK it says:
>>> "$24.75 USPS Priority Mail International Small Flat Rate Box"
>>> so it's not US $10 worldwide.
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