He was up to million channels on his PC, and all with a cats-whisker diode he had chitted out of stores and a tuning capacitor. Phase B would be integration of the remote into the arm of the BarcaLounger.
I asked the old man to look into the DECLINE of yield and noted that popcorning was observed with the chips, lending speculation that this may have happened when we changed over to using IR at our remote facility in Pisa.
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