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  • It would be amazing if you guys made an app 🙂 I would definitely download the app 🙂

    • Daven Hiskey

      @Shiannes: It’s been on the to-do list for about three years. Unfortunately, doing it properly would take me more time to program myself than I can ever seem to muster, and hiring someone to do it is presently too expensive. 🙂 I do, however, have some plans to try to drum up the funds for it. Stay tuned!

  • G,day, I just wanted to say ” thanks” , I’ve been subscribing to your website for years and find it really interesting.

  • How do I cite this article? Where are the references?

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