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Message 1862566 - Posted: 20 Apr 2017, 23:43:03 UTC

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Message 1862593 - Posted: 21 Apr 2017, 3:09:21 UTC - in response to Message 1862566.  

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Message 1862595 - Posted: 21 Apr 2017, 3:26:47 UTC - in response to Message 1862593.  


Coming up fast on my 18th.


Right behind ya arkayn...
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Message 1862598 - Posted: 21 Apr 2017, 3:30:34 UTC

Coming up fast on my 16th year the end of the month.
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Message 1862631 - Posted: 21 Apr 2017, 5:17:32 UTC

Fantastic list of links, many thanks ! My 17th year is up in November :-)
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Message 1862836 - Posted: 22 Apr 2017, 4:48:07 UTC

Yep, 18 years :-)
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Message 1862837 - Posted: 22 Apr 2017, 4:52:54 UTC

Eighteen years on June 5th for me. Boy has the computing capability changed since then. Seems there are lots of us "Old Timers".
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Message 1864017 - Posted: 27 Apr 2017, 19:23:29 UTC
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Geeze, 18 years came and went. Amazing. Where the heck does the time go, and why does it seem to be going faster every year? I mean, it's almost May already. Crazy.

*Edit* Hey Gerald, we joined the same day! Congrats! *raises glass in a toast*

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Message 1864021 - Posted: 27 Apr 2017, 19:33:11 UTC - in response to Message 1864017.  

*Edit* Hey Gerald, we joined the same day!

Maybe you are twins and just don't know it.
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Message 1864037 - Posted: 27 Apr 2017, 20:11:24 UTC - in response to Message 1864021.  

*Edit* Hey Gerald, we joined the same day!

Maybe you are twins and just don't know it.

Twin sons of different mothers...? lol

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Message 1864195 - Posted: 28 Apr 2017, 6:15:18 UTC

18 years and counting... Time sure flies when you're having fun.
And we are having fun, aren't we?
I've just started buying parts for a Ryzen system and maybe an upgrade from 750Ti to 10xx but it's going to be a while before it comes on line.
The thought flits through my head - a new meaning of the Setizen moniker.
Happy anniversary to all the rest of the old timers.
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Message 1866796 - Posted: 11 May 2017, 20:55:11 UTC - in response to Message 1862566.  

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Message 1866805 - Posted: 11 May 2017, 22:36:54 UTC - in response to Message 1866796.  

I have to wait until 6th Dec this year, so until then... :)

I just realized that this will be my 18th year for SETI@home!

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Since I had an earlier account I abandoned in the SETI@home classic days.
I've taken to just going by the number of year rather than the sign up date of this account.
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Join the BP6/VP6 User Group today!
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Message 1867224 - Posted: 14 May 2017, 6:02:08 UTC
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And boom! 18 years, and counting May 14th 1999 to May 14th 2017. And think, how many plantets are there now (Kepler)? The time is coming when we will Learn ithat we are not alone. Some of have us have known that for going on 20 years now. Keep on searching Macbook Pro!

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Message 1867230 - Posted: 14 May 2017, 6:51:22 UTC

Happens officially for me in 10 minutes.

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Message 1867752 - Posted: 17 May 2017, 17:30:28 UTC

Time to celebrate another anniversary. I remember when I first downloaded SETI@home and was mesmerized by the screen saver function. And here we are today, accomplishing more in a few minutes than the days it took to finish a work unit in 1999. I look forward to continuing to participate in this adventure for years to come.
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Message 1867757 - Posted: 17 May 2017, 18:05:27 UTC

18 years today! It's hard to believe it has been that long.
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Message 1868395 - Posted: 20 May 2017, 14:23:28 UTC

I started 18 years ago today with a single iMac. It has been slow going since then but I have been faithfully grinding out the work throughout the years. I've worked some other projects, too, but I always kept something going for SETI. My contributions don't amount to much but every work unit helps. :-)

Plus SETI Classic = 21,082 WUs
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Message 1868668 - Posted: 21 May 2017, 20:14:23 UTC

Joined 18 years ago still chrunching away :)
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Message 1868726 - Posted: 22 May 2017, 2:39:03 UTC

Wow - can't believe it's been 18 years for me too (well, 18 years on 24th of June).

Perhaps we'll actually catch something interesting one of these days!
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