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From the mail bag!

Hey guys, Limor,

from Germany I would like to express my deepest compassion for the dramatic
events in NYC and in your whole country. The things that have happened now I
would not have thought possible in 2020 – although, I felt, I had almost
become accustomed to the grotesque face of what we consider to be a
transatlantic parallel world, which is bad enough.

Please carry on as you describe it on your landing page – …

Limor and her entire wonderful team have my highest appreciation for their
achievements so far, their great ideas, their professional approach and
their clear state of mind that is communicated to the outside world. It is
rather rare that a clear statement FROM the business is formulated FOR the
people and acted upon as you do. In my opinion, the hollow media chatter is
a very bad social disease that has to be overcome.

Yes, it is important to act now and I hope you can finally end this historic
political drama at the end of this year! I wish you all, all the best!

BTW: … and of course I support you and get your beautiful IoT-toys here in
Germany !

Many greetings and much energy for your actions from Berlin

Thomas


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