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  Reply # 548887 23-Nov-2011 13:35 Send private message

AndrewTD: I like the idea of a self-selected checklist for technology "types" we use - but agree it's not a badge thing.


Well the auto awarded ones could be called achievements and the user selected ones badges. Just a thought.




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  Reply # 548901 23-Nov-2011 14:12 Send private message

I was thinking more along the lines of tiny indicators per tech. type, either in the bar on the left, or perhaps as an optional extra line / section showing in or below our signature line for each post.




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Reply # 549958 25-Nov-2011 13:30 Send private message

I logged in after being away from Geekzone for five months and felt like Christmas had come early.

Thanks very much.




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  Reply # 551209 28-Nov-2011 21:47 Send private message

If anyone participated in Movember, please send me a PM with your page and I will give a manual badge, like the one on Nate's profile.






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  Reply # 551264 29-Nov-2011 07:27 Send private message

Also notice we have released a new batch of badges - those are more difficult to get too...





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  Reply # 551277 29-Nov-2011 08:41 Send private message

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  Reply # 552224 1-Dec-2011 12:30 Send private message

Also notice we will have special badges on the 25th December and 1st January. These just arrived here today and are already in the queue, waiting to be collected.





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  Reply # 552226 1-Dec-2011 12:32 Send private message

I hope they don't go out of stock too quickly!



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  Reply # 552227 1-Dec-2011 12:34 Send private message

I think we have enough to last 24 hours on those dates.






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  Reply # 552535 2-Dec-2011 10:46 Send private message

Updated the list now, showing if you have a badge or not.




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  Reply # 552552 2-Dec-2011 11:20 Send private message

"Has stalkers - 10, 25, 50..." - I figure people who are stalking me are interested in the content I present. If people are stalking you and I'm not then I'm interested to check out what you have to say as you might be a good content producer I should not miss.

I know the site has that friends posted thing... I don't look at it, I use the email feed to keep check on the stuff I might be interested in following.





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  Reply # 552573 2-Dec-2011 12:00 Send private message

I'm riding the tubes! (IPv6).. I have in the past.. can I have it :-)
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  Reply # 552582 2-Dec-2011 12:08 Send private message

We won't have public IPv6 until we have it... Actually working on a temporate 6to4 tunnel, until we can have native IPv6 addresses through Datacom. Firewall being configured so should have a tunnel setup by next week.

As for the beta, check this post




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  Reply # 552621 2-Dec-2011 13:30 Send private message

freitasm: If anyone participated in Movember, please send me a PM with your page and I will give a manual badge, like the one on Nate's profile.


And here was I thinking it was the Sierra Madre badge for those people that didn't want badges Wink

How about a "Winner!" badge for those that have won one of Geekzone's giveaways? Although I can see that going over past history to retroactively award them could be tedious.

 

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