This may just be my opinion, but I see spam as email that I didn't sign up for. I think if people join a mailing list for a particular product then they should expect some of that traffic to be announcements. Provided it's not abused (like say, an announcement every day), I can imagine that people who signed up for the mailing list won't mind an announcement that says, as chrisj suggested, 'meet the programmers/chat to us' etc.
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RISC OS artist wows public with digital artwork A RISC OS-using artist has described exhibiting his digitally-created work in a public gallery as a "rewarding experience". Richard Ashbery, who used ArtWorks and Photodesk to create his images, showed off patterns and colourful illustrations to punters, who told him his work made a change from the oils and watercolour masterpieces usually exhibited. 1 comment, latest by socris on 18/11/08 4:23PM. Published: 17 Nov 2008
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