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#1 blachole

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:02

I just realized that today is my 10th year on the Neowin forums. I know my post count might be low for being here 10 years, but thinking back now to all the revisions of Neowin and all the great posts on this board, I am glad I stuck around. Here's to another 10 years!


#2 Damien R.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:06

I think it was my 10th the other day!

congrats!

#3 Steven P.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:08

Great! Thanks for sticking around guys :)

#4 OP blachole

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:12

Great! Thanks for sticking around guys :)


My pleasure. This is the only forum online I ever stuck around to post on and it's amazing to see how the community has grown from the beginning and to what it is today. Thanks Neobond and the Neowin Team!

#5 SoCalRox

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:12

I'm not sure when I started up here. I know in 2002 I was recommending this place to a manager at work. I don't know when I made my first forums profile. I made it, then didn't check for a while and completely forgot what it was.

#6 Praetor

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:13

yeah i just realized today the same thing, that I'm here since 05/06/2002 :)

#7 Crisp

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:13

Free tier 3 accounts for all!

#8 Damien R.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:17

Great! Thanks for sticking around guys :)


all those years away from fresh air! ;)

#9 Geoffrey B.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:18

a few years and i will have mine, stuck here the longest as well used to spend all my time at the Gamefaq forums prior to coming here.

Oh wow, looks like today is 7 years for me.

Edited by littleneutrino, 25 July 2012 - 15:19.


#10 +Frank B.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:20

Newbie. It'll be 11 years for me in less than two months. :p

Jokes aside, congratulations. (Y) To me Neowin is like a home on the internet. A social network of like-minded people from long before today's social networks existed.

#11 +Lighthalzen

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:20

This is the only forum I stuck with over the years, it's been a nice journey to see Neowin grew to where it is today!

#12 +Frank B.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:21

Free tier 3 accounts for all!

Tier 3? Green badge? Why yes, I'll take one.

#13 Haggis

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:42

yay! :D

I just passed my 5th year :)

#14 SoCalRox

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:54

By the way, when did Neowin debut as a website? I still have links to the MSN forums you had for when the site had an outage.

#15 +Frank B.

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Posted 25 July 2012 - 15:56

By the way, when did Neowin debut as a website? I still have links to the MSN forums you had for when the site had an outage.

In October of 2000.