Richard Brady (rbrady at ix.netcom.com) wrote:
: I noticed today a series of messages regarding a disguise posting to
: bionet.software. We have looked into the matter and do apologize for a
: fictitious posting from one of our own, an individual acting on his own
: initiative. This was not company policy and we have addressed the
: matter promptly so that it does not happen again.
<some excellent stuff deleted>
This individual who was 'acting on his own' apparently has access to your
Netcom Email account, since this 'hype thread' appears to have been
started by a letter from you!!? (see below from the bionet news archives).
Also, I would comment that this was not just one posting but several,
including posts in bionet.software and bionet.microbiology (in the guise
of a reply to a genuine post).
> From rbrady at ix.netcom.com(Richard Brady)
> Organization Netcom
> Date 1 Apr 1996 23:19:18 GMT
> Newsgroups bionet.software
> Message-ID <4jpo9m$ch9 at dfw-ixnews5.ix.netcom.com>
> Would appreciate any information on commercial or freeware software
> that can be used for cloning and primer design-analysis. Am trying to
> find something that works well, is intuitive and under a thousand
> bucks. CloneWorks by Anteater Software looks good
> (http://www.cloneworks.com/anteater). Would like to download eval
> and/or demos for similar packages. Suggestions, URLs, would be