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TI-Files selling advertisements
Posted on 31 October 1998, 02:13 GMT

The TI-Files is selling advertisement space on the top of their front page. Rates are US $15 for a week and US $50 for a month. E-mail Ian Kaplan if you are interested.


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Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Heh.. what lamers would SELL advertizing? Especially on a .org (isn't .org non-profit organization?) Who would want ads on their lame site anyway? A TI site trying to make money.. heh heh heh

     31 October 1998, 02:42 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Does it matter? What is they make money out of this? I'd rather attempt to make money than to just sit on my ass all day.

     31 October 1998, 03:50 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Yeah, .org _is_ non-profit. Hmm. InterNIC! InterNIC!

     31 October 1998, 17:59 GMT

Re: Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
Bryan Rabeler
(Web Page)

Non-profit organizations are allowed to make money to cover operating expenses.

     1 November 1998, 16:29 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

heh you guys are starting to add everything as news items...oh yeah, John's TI-80 Archive just got a new section, better add that too!

     31 October 1998, 03:53 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

oooh ooooh and don't forget to make a news item that Dimension-TI http://calc.ml.org/ dressed up for halloween today :)

     31 October 1998, 07:45 GMT

Re: Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Now for some real news: a few days ago TI-Files added a program that ticalc.org didn't already have!

     31 October 1998, 07:58 GMT

Re: Re: Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
Jeff Min
(Web Page)

I've always seen it to be the other way around!

     31 October 1998, 18:08 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
(Web Page)

I forgot that running an organization site doesn't cost anything, silly me. I was wondering why they didn't have any ads, cuz if you were SMART you'd understand that it DOES cost quite a bit of money to run a server. Apparently there is some affiliation with an ISP, so they didn't really need to worry about money. But stuff like internic and lawsuites from TI are gonna cost...

     31 October 1998, 03:56 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

I got it down to $20 a month, what happened?

     31 October 1998, 04:04 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
My name
(Web Page)

Is the monthly rate cheaper in February?

     31 October 1998, 04:14 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

LOL =)

     31 October 1998, 07:16 GMT


How does ticalc finance their server? Have you considered doing this?

     31 October 1998, 18:32 GMT

Re: ticalc
Kirk Meyer
(Web Page)

If ticalc.org did that there would people who would stop visiting it. ticalc.org finances their server through contributions.

     31 October 1998, 21:37 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Every time I got to www.ti-files.org, Internet Explorer bumps me to www.z3r0c0c0l.net instead and I get a picture of some goofy guy saying they (or I) have been hacked. What's up with that?

     31 October 1998, 19:31 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

You need to flush your cache then go to ti-files and hit the reload button in your browser.

     31 October 1998, 20:35 GMT

Re: Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

Thanks, that worked. It's been over a week since I've visited their site.

     31 October 1998, 23:52 GMT

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Could anyone who knows assembly please tell me how to learn and where they learned it. I would really like to know.

     31 October 1998, 22:57 GMT

Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
(Web Page)

Excuse me while i laugh my ass off...IZOD (a newbie who doesn't even know what OPS are on IRC) is CHARGING $15 FOR A WEEK OR $50 FOR A MONTH TO ADVERTISE?? THIS IS TOO FUNNY!!! That site sucks anyeay..check out either this site or dim-ti, the REAL ti sites. Or even better yet, go to www.ti.com!

     31 October 1998, 22:59 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements
(Web Page)

Yeah, laugh your head off at IZOD while I remember when you new just as little about IRC ;)

     31 October 1998, 23:29 GMT

Re: Re: TI-Files selling advertisements

For someone who affiliated themselves with TI-Files for a long time, WorryRock, you sure have nerve to talk smack about it now. Granted the site has been lacking for awhile.. but I believe the expression "let sleeping dogs lie" works best here. Ti-Files doesnt claim to be the greatest (unlike your aggrandized little postings to this message board), and if putting advertisements up helps OR hinders them, it should be none of your concern. In other words: you're a dumbass. :)

     1 November 1998, 15:55 GMT

Good Decision...

Actually, you are the dumbass. I am sure that when WorryRock left the philes, that was his best decition in a long time.

     1 November 1998, 17:55 GMT

Re: Good Decision...

i suggest you learn to spell your flames before you make them, decition-boy

     1 November 1998, 21:40 GMT

Re: Re: Good Decision...

(Web Page)

WOW!, another dumbass. Can't you see I spelled it right in the subject line, which means I CAN spell it. And guess what dumbass, when you refer to yourself, you capitalize the letter "I". Now, who is the fucker who cannot spell?

     2 November 1998, 01:53 GMT

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