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  Rocketman55 16:29 27 Apr 2009
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google today... it's supposed to be google in morse but actually reads G G E O O L


calssic mistake unless they've done it on purpose!!!

  Rocketman55 16:29 27 Apr 2009
  BT 16:40 27 Apr 2009

Just depends on how you look at it.

  Forum Editor 16:51 27 Apr 2009

as far as I'm concerned.

  Woolwell 17:18 27 Apr 2009

If you received it from left to right it would be Google.

  WhiteTruckMan 17:21 27 Apr 2009

As an ex-G4 I can confirm it does indeed spell google.

But I admit it could be better laid out.

WTM

  john bunyan 17:34 27 Apr 2009

Not sure if there should have been a full stop ie -... - end of my message .- .-.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 17:44 27 Apr 2009

It does read Google in morse but they have alternated the height of each letter (possibly to catch out the unwary). click here is a morse code translator.

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  WhiteTruckMan 17:47 27 Apr 2009

No, because its a representation of the logo, and that doesnt have a full stop.

But I do like their creativity in constantly changing the artwork on their title page, often reflecting something current. What this could signify though is beyond me. Is it some kind of anniversary of morse, perhaps?

WTM

  john bunyan 17:56 27 Apr 2009

Our successors in the military have it easy on comms these days with encripted voice. I remember taking ages to encript 5 figure groups in One time pads and pedalling a man pack generator strapped to a tree. Is it the (bi?) centenary of the inventor of morse?

  john bunyan 17:57 27 Apr 2009

Samuel Morse's birthday.

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