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'MESSAGE WAITING'
« on: November 10, 2012, 12:50:01 PM »
+++ ATTENTION CITIZEN: YOU HAVE A NEW COMM MESSAGE WAITING +++

Sent: 86.11.10/00:00 Hours [Federation Standard Time]
From: [DATA FAILURE]
To: [DATA FAILURE]
Subject: [NONE]



*MESSAGE ENDS*
Dan: A title of honor for respected men, equivalent to Master or Sir. Any of 12 levels of proficiency at the grade of black belt in martial arts such as judo and karate. An expert or expert level in shogi and other such games. He that judges.

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2012, 05:36:18 PM »
OOC
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Zen: Translate

Sorry, after spending all day watching Series 3 I couldnt resist lol



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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2012, 10:13:22 AM »
OOC

Ah, nice try... But you know that its actually Zen's replacement that's a much more typical PC computer, right? 

Que: "I'm sorry master, that is beyond my humble capacity; I'm most egregiously sorry, master."
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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2012, 10:21:50 AM »
Dammit I'll put it on my hand computer then to convert the binary code!

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2012, 07:41:19 PM »
Working from the assumption that the numbers are some kind of binary expression, your hand computer can quickly identify the message as an apparently random string of numbers...

 :-X

(but nice try)
Dan: A title of honor for respected men, equivalent to Master or Sir. Any of 12 levels of proficiency at the grade of black belt in martial arts such as judo and karate. An expert or expert level in shogi and other such games. He that judges.

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2012, 07:42:55 PM »
Which are?

And what would they be transposing them to a numerical representation of the alphabet?

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« Reply #6 on: November 11, 2012, 07:50:59 PM »
Ah, sadly that's where the hand computer lets you down.... of course  ;D
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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #7 on: November 11, 2012, 07:53:03 PM »
so whats the number sequence?

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #8 on: November 11, 2012, 07:59:35 PM »
Hehehe. Your hand computer directs you to da interweb.  ;D
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« Reply #9 on: November 11, 2012, 08:05:17 PM »
pfft, I dont need no interwebs to tell me how to decode binary - i've been able to do that in my head since I was 12. Its just bloody laborious

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« Reply #10 on: November 11, 2012, 08:48:49 PM »
Ah yes, but the real point is that *I* had to, and therefore so do *you*....  ;D
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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #11 on: November 11, 2012, 08:49:54 PM »
you should have used an online converter...i would if some idiot hadnt posted the code in picture format instead of plain text. Pfft

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #12 on: November 11, 2012, 09:05:11 PM »
I know. That would be far too easy.
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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #13 on: November 11, 2012, 09:21:10 PM »
Bastard.

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Re: 'MESSAGE WAITING'
« Reply #14 on: November 12, 2012, 10:41:56 AM »
OCR + Excel ..cracked in 6 minutes!  :P

..Can I have a job as ships computer!!  ;D