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Microsoft Fakes misbehave on buildserver

We use Microsoft Fakes to isolate some legacy code. Today I added some tests that passed on my machine, but failed on the buildserver. :( 29 more words

Development

Replica and fake British Conder Tokens

If you collect British Conder tokens you need to be aware that there are replicas out there that could be mistaken for the original antique coins. 491 more words

How to identify replica antique coins - part one

An increasing number of fake (replica) coins are being sold online, and it is very easy to get ripped off. This blog will try to help you identify fake/replica coins. 609 more words

"Reporters Without Borders" play along with "White Helmets"

Guy Mettan, a writer,  publicist and  head of the Swiss Press Club, informed that the international organization Reporters Without Borders attempted to stop the panel discussion  and the presentation of the film “They Do not Care About Us” , which criticizes the White Helmets. 954 more words

War Strategy

The attack of the SuperFakes

(Source: techcrunch.com)

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even years ago, watch fan Andrew Dakin bought a Movado watch on eBay for $500. It looked like a mint timepiece, well-maintained and classically styled. 2,600 more words

Technology

Antique of the Day

I want to thank my colleagues at The Magazine Antiques for highlighting this blog when featuring the spice box sold at Freeman’s last December in their #antiqueoftheday Instagram feed! 154 more words

Woodworking

On Fake Cartridges...

I’m feeling in a particularly fecund blog writing mood at the moment so I thought I would take a brief break from retro reviews to discuss an issue that I see more and more at the moment; fake cartridges. 898 more words

Hardware