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Old 04-01-2010, 08:55 PM
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Exclamation It looks like the deal is finally done.

You have noticed I have been pretty quiet around the site lately. It appears the deal we have been working on for about 4 months is finally completed. Dassault Systemes (the parent company of SolidWorks Corp.) has purchased 100% of 2020 Software Solutions, Inc. (the parent company to Bend-Tech and this site). The details that concern the customers should be announced in the next few days.

The future of this site is in question. I am hoping I can purchase it back in a few weeks when the dust settles.

They are going to have me on retainer for a few months. If you guys have any questions please feel free to drop me an email.

Time to get drunk on the town.

Later,
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Old 04-01-2010, 09:55 PM
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Congrats! Dassault has some killer apps, so you're in good company.

Good luck.
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Old 04-01-2010, 10:03 PM
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Congrats, what does that mean to the existing customers of bendtech and upgrades.
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Old 04-01-2010, 10:04 PM
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I hope they compensated you liberally. I really hope you get to keep the site. I have learned quite a bit from all you guys.

Congrats on the sale.
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Old 04-01-2010, 10:06 PM
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April fools?
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Old 04-01-2010, 11:52 PM
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April fools?
Definitely
That's not his style to just say " I hope i can buy it back"
LOL almost Cris.
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Old 04-02-2010, 01:37 AM
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Today must be april 1st huh
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Old 04-02-2010, 07:07 AM
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nice try... :P
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Old 04-02-2010, 08:19 AM
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LOL


for a second there i pictured my copy costing 20 times as much and having to go with thier "subscription system" just to be have access - ouch

good one funny guy


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Old 04-02-2010, 09:30 AM
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Yea, yea, yea..........You caught me. I couldn't help myself.

Just in case you aren't sure.....April fools.

Later,
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Old 04-02-2010, 09:35 AM
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for a second there i pictured my copy costing 20 times as much and having to go with their "subscription system" just to be have access - ouch :eye mouth:

good one funny guy


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Agreed... then I thought darn it thats the third time today someone got me lol
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Old 04-02-2010, 10:40 AM
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Agreed... then I thought darn it thats the third time today someone got me lol
LOL - same here, guess im a easy target


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That was good, as I read it for the first time today. April fools was the last thing on my mind.

I almost replied without reading the rest...
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Old 04-02-2010, 02:32 PM
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Yeah it was good - I read this on April 1st and took it as truth. Then it hit me, crap, whats going to happen to all the priceless information on this site - it got me worried, I was sad . But then someone figured out that it was April fools, so I was happy again .
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I was actually caught completely off guard with this one, especially since it is April 2 today!

I will be turning your thread into Dassault and let them prosecute YOU for the emotional distress you caused ME! ;-)

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Old 04-02-2010, 08:48 PM
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LOL, if you sell anything Ill come TP your house!!!
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Old 04-02-2010, 08:52 PM
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Man, that's just wrong. I'm waaaaaay too new here to be hearing things like this. Thinkin to myself, damn. I finally found a site where I can learn some stuff, and now its going away. And the fact that I read it on the 2nd, didn't even dawn on me that it was an April Fools thing.

So, ya got me. And I respectfully reply with

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Old 04-02-2010, 09:27 PM
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I am enjoying the OFN and Bend-Tech way too much to sell it. You guys are like family and you can't put a price on that.

Have a GREAT weekend,
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Old 04-02-2010, 10:58 PM
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I am enjoying the OFN and Bend-Tech way too much to sell it. You guys are like family and you can't put a price on that.

Have a GREAT weekend,
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Yea, yea, yea..........You caught me. I couldn't help myself.

Just in case you aren't sure.....April fools.

Later,
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Time to spit out the hook.

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