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To try and answer, in part, SimonC's question: because, in the absence of more detailed information, lots of people may suspect that the very enthusiasm for the platform may have tempted MicroDigital to bite off more than they could chew, and that the same syndrome might appear among other parties. I do not myself subscribe to this opinion. If the principals in this affair have not the decency to explain their actions, then it seems reasonable to brand them as crooks.

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