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    If that were the case, Nick Willis would be in....

    If that were the case, Nick Willis would be in. Our list is different from the IAAF because it still has Endale and Paulson with a q, but i doubt Ethiopia will accept an invite because they could...
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    USA and GBR both entered four athletes, if the...

    USA and GBR both entered four athletes, if the IAAF would stop counting those alternates, Willis would be in.
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    This is getting even weirder: Not only have they...

    This is getting even weirder: Not only have they restarted the invitation process today, they are even inviting athletes for events with no free slots left. There's 34 for the mTJ on the provisional...
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    The French w4x1 got added, a couple of Italians,...

    The French w4x1 got added, a couple of Italians, three Belgians, more coming in.
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    My guess is, there were lots of complaints from...

    My guess is, there were lots of complaints from national federations about empty spots and fields not being filled. Here is one example (of many) from Slovakia regarding Stanislava Lajčáková:...
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    Three Hungarians added: Norbert Rivasz-Tóth, Réka...

    Three Hungarians added: Norbert Rivasz-Tóth, Réka Szilágyi, János Huszák.
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    A couple more: Beate Schrott and Victoria Hudson...

    A couple more: Beate Schrott and Victoria Hudson from Austria also got invites today. According to the article in the Austrian newspaper, the IAAF informed federations of the very late decision to...
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    This is also a problem for athletes. Some of them...

    This is also a problem for athletes. Some of them probably assumed their season was over after the IAAF published the provisional lists. May have booked holidays, went back to work, whatever, but...
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    Obviously not, they added Ryo Sato (HJ), Ryohei...

    Obviously not, they added Ryo Sato (HJ), Ryohei Arai (JT) and Keisuke Ushiro (Dec), all three not on the published list.
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    The invitation process is still ongoing, Japan...

    The invitation process is still ongoing, Japan accepted three invites today.
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    I find that hard to believe. They have fulltime...

    I find that hard to believe. They have fulltime programmers that came up with the world rankings, but they can't figure out how to correctly count accepted athletes? Takes me less than a minute to...
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    Apparently the IAAF is using cheap tricks to keep...

    Apparently the IAAF is using cheap tricks to keep the numbers down: There's 31 entries for the men's discus, but four of them are American and all four count towards the total number. But only three...
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    With the entry lists out we are basically done,...

    With the entry lists out we are basically done, thanks to all who contributed. We didn't want to continue since the IAAF world rankings are a convoluted piece of crap and it would be a nightmare to...
  14. This is also for Mac and it is free for use with...

    This is also for Mac and it is free for use with two monitors, more than two require a licence. And it has a trial mode, so you can test it for free regardless how many monitors you have....
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    We got Belarus on the webpage now.

    We got Belarus on the webpage now.
  16. Synergy is similar to Multiplicity and available...

    Synergy is similar to Multiplicity and available for Mac according to google. Never tried it, so don't know how good it is.
    https://symless.com/synergy
  17. There's a software called Multiplicity that...

    There's a software called Multiplicity that allows you to use one mouse on several computers and several monitors. Been using it for years, works perfect.
  18. That's why i watched most of the 2016 games on...

    That's why i watched most of the 2016 games on the CBC website. Their webpage allowed me to watch 4 streams simultaneously on one tab, one big stream, 3 smaller ones. It also let me switch streams...
  19. Talk about a Freudian typo.

    Talk about a Freudian typo.
  20. A vpn is a service that allows you to connect to...

    A vpn is a service that allows you to connect to the internet via a remote computer. If that remote computer is in the UK for example it would allow you to receive tv streams for British television....
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    Because he doesn't understand that the lists are...

    Because he doesn't understand that the lists are an approximation, not science. I don't know how often i already explained this to people. What happened is, the IAAF invited a few athletes from...
  22. It is illegal for a broadcaster to make stuff...

    It is illegal for a broadcaster to make stuff available outside of the area which he paid for. It is not illegal to receive those broadcasts. And how can it be unethical to receive a broadcast i...
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    It would appear that at least earlier today the...

    It would appear that at least earlier today the IAAF was not done inviting athletes. Yesterday German high jumper Christina Honsel was informed that no invite for her would be coming and DLV...
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    So they invite less than the maximum number of...

    So they invite less than the maximum number of athletes, just in case. Target number is flexible, we've had smaller fields than the target before.
  25. Is it ethical that large corporations demand...

    Is it ethical that large corporations demand globalisation when it suits them, but prefer to compartmentalise when it doesn't? VPNs are legal, that's what matters. I am allowed to give you remote...
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