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From: frmrVZguy8/13/2019 12:45:27 PM
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An Open Letter to Hong Kong: Goodbye Yellow-Brick Road, Hello Road Less Traveled
The Trading tit-for-tat has reached its apex.

Financial tricks have been conducted and the economic firing squad is now out of bullets.

Your President is now at a moment of genuine desperation and you need to appreciate his point of view or suffer a surprising deprivation, perhaps up to including your own Life.

You have seen this coming and the perfect proof of what I present in this Letter is the annunciation of a new Cardinal agreed with the Vatican. You need to understand that both your President and your Bishop of Rome view you as pro-test-ants deserving an act of suppression just as the uprising led by a Pastor Munzer in Germany some 500 years ago was also put down by secular leaders at the request of Religious leaders including Luther himself as enunciated in his Letters to Princes.

You are facing a situation demanding that you set aside your belief that you posess an enlightened understanding of Rights superior to your President, the Bishop and his Cardinal.

We in the USA have seen this before. We were once successful in our Revolutionary War but have seen a more calculated and careful War conducted across separatist Eastern Europe and Balkan states. And those states have now at this date AD2019 all fallen and the Protest Reformation in those states is all but destroyed. Surprisingly, so has the Lutheran Reformation here in USA also fallen as of AD1999 by a Constitutional convention reuniting Lutherans to Rome via a satellite diocesan agreement with the Anglican diocese. The USA protest has fallen on the field of thought without a single shot fired nor blood spilled.

This is your situation today.

But the Leader you face is in a different predicament, a situation of financial weakness that could become political weakness if he does not exert himself to control the protest. You see, he has deployed all the important financial tools available except for the tool of time and repetition of the already used tools. But he is facing a newer and dire threat - hunger. Time is no longer on his side.

You already know that crops in PRC are failing and water shortages and pollution are at the source of the failures. Cattle are also failing due to disease and lack of feed stuffs and water. These are in our Western news sources and readers of China news have been accounting of the shortages for several years now. I am one of those observers. This means President Xi is faced with a horrible truth: his population is too large to feed. And this means he is desperate to feed the population. Since he has no easy path to feeding his people he is faced with the duty as Supreme Leader to choose whom to feed.

This is the cause of my letter to you today. I implore you to recognize that a new calculus is underway in Beijing that is deciding whom is worth feeding: and you should recognize that disrupting protestants and elderly non-workers are likely disposable in the harsh math of survival.

You must consider that euthanasia in all forms including public violence are now part of the new politic.

And a President of a major economy also knows that an act of peace-disturbance is also destabilizing to World Markets. That President likely knows that it is useful to disrupt a foreign adversary's markets.

We in USA cannot help you except by consultation. I suggest you observe what has transpired across the Balkans, Eastern Europe, and also here in USA. Reformation has fallen. A despotic Empire of the Mind has taken control of Nations via a grassroots 'Jack-the-Ripper' scheme of official subversion. Even foreign mercenaries are invited to be used to subvert via displacement. Nationalist security and law-preservation movements are disrupted and called horrible exclusionary names by official propaganda machines that look like news sources. It is all too much and too carefully planned and too well conducted for individuals to resist. It is all lost in the West.

Here the elderly are abused in their own homes by break-ins and assaults with drug injections, urine poured over a drugged and sleeping body and bedding, theft of ID and wealth and more. Snakeheads, MS-13 and England's Yale Society and Guild mercenaries run rampant. Debauchery is the goal and the product. Washington fiddles around and pretends to givadamn.

Immigration is used as a recruiting scheme like Network Marketing for Organized Crime. Youth are lured by excitement and vice and convinced it's a world of freedom and opportunity as long as they 'get in early' and 'rise to the top' despite the obvious slavery to vices. Captains of industry eagerly embrace cheap labor and ignore homeland defense and education with a 'It's not my job' shrug of the shoulders. Congress is eager to appease 'Market' demands and any protest is an existential threat.

It is as though Ancienne Regimes have deployed mercenaries under their command and authority and have extended their own Rights as Kings under the auspices of the Vienna Treaty on Diplomatic Relations. Our own Law Enforcement is denied jurisdiction over card-carrying 'diplomats' with immunity. The case of Epstein doesn't demonstrate justice at work. It proves Vienna at work and injustice reigning for some 30 years just in his case. Priestly child abuse follows the same model of 'diplomats' with immunity.

You should not expect support from POTUS who as Head of State likely doesn't even know how 'diplomats' with immunity debauch a foreign Nation. He has the authority to suspend a treaty but will not if he is distracted. And he is most certainly distracted.

You must now make a fateful decision.

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From: frmrVZguy10/2/2019 5:39:06 PM
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WTH is going on? 3Q19 Update: FOREX, Lawsuits, Sales Revenue vs NB1 & CBRS CAPEX not good news

With world economics overly influenced by Macroeconomics the shareholder is left asking: 'What do we control?'

In the case of SQNS wherein they have NO success at sales nor generating profit-making revenue they are reliant on:
- tech R&D with self-funded JV partners
- maintenance testimony and imposed waiting in both Legal cases: in USA's Renner v SQNS, and EUTC AT.40484 which are both in some unexplained PAUSE.

Because SQNS no longer has funds to produce product .... << READ THAT AGAIN
... they are waiting for a rescue that may never come.

Companies will not buy a product if it cannot be produced... you know... 'Vaporware'

To add to the SP misery is timing:: PRC is on HOLIDAY and there are always corresponding shares sales to generate Holiday spending cash. And a double-effect this year is the USD v RMB FX rate of about 7.15 today which is going to 'double-top' soon. Sure there are some who blog about FX hitting 7.2x but gawd I doubt it any time soon. Thus the current peak combined with a Pre-Reporting-Season SP high in certain tickers makes for an attractive time for a little selloff season which drives SP falls. This will likely recover as PRC 'tail-wagging-the-dog' is ended We'll see.

If you don't follow my logic I'll put it bluntly: USD converted to RMB is enjoying a little 'premium' as it goes home to PRC recipients as cash.

It's also true that PRC debt-holders are more reliant on share sales for revenue to pay debt and OPEX as the PRC economy slows and foreign firms layoff PRC staff and close operations and leave PRC forever.

^THAT^ summarizes the macro.

Now for the legal.
Renner has been paused. I have communicated with the court and am told that PACER is the only notice I am permitted and PACER is unchanged since February. GK did not appear for Oral Statements this summer when he was in New York. I therefore deduce that my Amicus brief was effective at bringing the legal threat to a pause by informing the Judge of the EUTC AT.40484 case. And since Renner is now limited by EUTC which just voted new terms for EUTC leadership and AT.40484 is under silent appeals, the legal threat and financial penalty threat to SQNS is effectively ended.


AT.40484 is under silent appeals. Judgement was rendered on 7/2019 after giving the UNNAMED DEFENDANT a one-year appeal term. Instead the UNNAMED DEFENDANT chose to sell its 4G LTE and 5G products to prevent a financial embargo effect on its balance sheet and public shaming.

It remains exposed to embargo for its M2M products but those are a minor revenue line. While it is embargoed it is appealing and AT.40484 remains unsettled.

IMO....... SQNS is dead money or worse until either a buyout or settlement

Never been closer.......

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From: frmrVZguy10/5/2019 8:31:22 PM
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Renner settlement: update on Pacer shortly after last post - links and details copied here

Well, that was a surprise... the web site finally refreshed... 3 days late ... prompted by my post?


Deb is off the hook.
GK faces H.O. Bulsara, and Plaintiffs get their homework graded.

IMO Plaintiffsfailed their due dilligence and my priority before Regs and Ct proves the details were available to an armchair investigator - thus also to a professional.
I expect dismissal unless Plaintiffs demand and win an open-dated Suspension for some reason. They'll need to stipulate AT.40484 and arrange Inter-Jurisdictional reporting - likely to be fought aggressively by UNNAMED DEFENDANT.



Docket last updated: 10/04/2019 11:59 PM EDT
Wednesday, October 02, 2019

order Scheduling Order Wed 5:54 PM
SCHEDULING ORDER: An in person Status Conference will be held on 12/05/2019 at 11:00 AM in Courtroom 324N before Magistrate Judge Sanket J. Bulsara. So Ordered by Magistrate Judge Sanket J. Bulsara on 10/2/2019. (Guo, Alicia)
Monday, September 30, 2019
9 pgs order Order on Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim Tue 12:19 PM
MEMORANDUM and ORDER: The defendants motion50 to dismiss is granted with respect to the claims against Choate and otherwise denied. Ordered by Judge Frederic Block on 9/30/2019. (Innelli, Michael)

order Order Dismissing Parties Tue 12:22 PM
ELECTRONIC Order Dismissing: Defendant Deborah Choate, only. See entry60 .Ordered by Judge Frederic Block on 9/30/2019. (Innelli, Michael)

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To: frmrVZguy who wrote (249)10/22/2019 5:24:25 PM
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July Analyst Comments: Northland, ROTH, AAPL etc Here they are again for reference.

There was a brief buzz at the July AAPL buy of 5G tech suggesting they needed an immediate LTE Cat4 and Cat-M and maybe an NB-IoT solution for IoT and IIoT.
But you and I know they are multi-year customers of QCOM so maybe those analysts were enjoying their pipes too much.
On the other hand, AAPL is such a large company with such a diversified product line beyond the jazzy i-Devices that maybe there's actually some truth to the rumor.


I am guessing that AAPL approached SQNS for some R&D units for tests and product R&D which is just normal business and doesn't necessarily mean anything in the way of sales much less a buyout.
I further guess that it isn't the first time AAPL has approached SQNS for units for its own R&D.
Thus, I'm not excited over a rumor.

HOWEVER, recall GK said this: "recurring revenue from your wildest dream"
^THAT^ is a clear suggestion of a subscription service.

But..... how does an IC vendor generate subscription revs?
Ahhh it's just all a foggy uncertain mess that doesn't give anything of substance for a low-risk investor. And GK is notoriously wrong and deceiving in his comments.

AND recall AAPL made a very loudly announced visit to Paris back in 2017(?) that could have included SQNS large institutional investors.

If you're reading this then you are looking for a high risk high return investment to place your cash at just the right time.

I don't know. But LA is an easy distance from Silicon Valley and One Apple Circle.
And SQNS is too cash poor to support a large product fab order like an AAPL device would generate.

I've previously stated that SQNS needs a Hero for its turn-around and waiting for that is a poor way to invest.
I'm pretty sure you agree SQNS is a lousy investment to date unless you played the run-up and sold out at $4.xx-ish back in what.... July 2018 (?) I certainly wish I had sold out entirely back then.

I don't see any evidence of a turn-around nor buyout nor legal settlement nor Regulator ruling in favor of SQNS.

However, any one of those above would cause the share price to approach its max immediately. A combination of those would raise the share price target.
So, there's your risk reward calculus to contemplate as you smoke your next pipe.

  • Apple may adopt Sequans CAT M radios, says Northland SQNS ...
  • Apple may adopt Sequans CAT M radios, says Northland. Northland analyst Tom Spenzis said Apple (AAPL) is experiencing connectivity issues with its new voice-enables cellular Watch along with battery drain with LTE radios, which could lead to increased adoption of Sequans (SQNS) CAT M radios
  • Sequans Communications (SQNS) Positive Comments Northland Securities.
  • Northland Securities analyst Tom Spenzis makes positive comments on Sequans Communications (NYSE: SQNS) related to Apple Watch which could adopt is CAT M1 tech to improve connectivity.
  • Analyst: Why Apple's Potential Purchase Of Intel's Modem Businesses Could Be Positive For Sequans by Jayson Derrick Reports of Apple Inc. looking to acquire Intel Corporation's INTC 0.23% smartphone modem business are "plausible" and would bode well for Sequans Communications SA SQNS according to Roth Capital.
  • The Analyst
  • Roth's Scott Searle maintains a Buy rating on Sequans with a 12-month $2.50 price target.
  • The Thesis
  • If Apple acquires Intel's assets, Searle said it would imply Sequans, a provider of single-mode LTE wireless semiconductor solutions, is among the shrinking population of non-Chinese and non-vertically integrated 4G and 5G silicon suppliers. Apple's tie-up with Intel's asset could create a scenario where all non-Apple and Intel baseband customers will be "fair game" for merchant suppliers like Sequans to target.

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To: frmrVZguy who wrote (254)12/7/2019 8:27:27 PM
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Midnight Update on Renner. Last notice was November see post 254. New Discovery proceeds. This means financial risk off-the-table as I stated last post on Renner.

It also means Plaintiff legal billings continue - that's one way to earn ROI on a failing investment.
I continue to wonder if their expenses are paid by the UNNAMED DEFENDANT as a cheap harassment tactic.
If SQNS wanted, they could point to my years-old filings which have passed legal scrutiny to say to the Plaintiff:
  • 'If this armchair investigator could find all these facts, why couldn't you? Why did you invest at the highest share price when there was so much risk? Why didn't you know when it's your duty to know?"

I don't see any way Plaintiff wins even though it is clear from facts that GK failed disclosures. The case rests on whether the Plaintiff is damaged and GK is liable. Both tests must be answered Yes IMO.
But Plaintiff failed DD and is responsible to investors for failing DD. Again, IMO.

  • Docket last updated: 12/06/2019 11:59 PM EST
  • Friday, December 06, 2019

    minutes Status Conference Order on Motion for Discovery Fri 12/06 3:46 PM
    Minute Entry and Order for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge Sanket J. Bulsara: An in person Status Conference was held on 12/05/2019. Counsel for both sides were present. For the reasons stated on the record, the motion for discovery63 is granted and what the Court construes to be a motion for a protective order64 is denied. Discovery shall proceed. The parties should submit a joint discovery schedule plan for the Court's review by 12/20/2019 . So O
    rdered by Magistrate Judge Sanket J. Bulsara on 12/06/2019. (FTR Log #11:10-11:32.) (Guo, Alicia)

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From: frmrVZguy3/23/2020 5:22:04 PM
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News to notice: Microchip and Marvell financing news. $600M ish each They imply a prep for ‘GO’ once customers have clarity.
More :popcorn:
M arvell technology-files-for-588m-mixed-shelf

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From: frmrVZguy5/22/2020 8:36:49 PM
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News to Notice: VZW CPE and small cells for 5G by Wistron uses Movandi SoC with NXP. It gets MmWave
Fronthaul and redistributes to end users internally and outside. The story could use a little more detail but with NXP onboard who recently acquired Marvell who had divested cellular, a reasonable guess is their WiFi is the Last Yards with mmwave the Last Mile.
However, I post this because the story in FierceWireless emphasizes its superiority and economy versus QCOM thus it competes with and does not include Q.
So.... an inquiring mind will then wonder if other LTE over WiFi cellular tech gets added via an add-on chip like our Cat-6 which also brings CBRS to enable a comprehensive radio. That would enable a multi-band, multi mode, CPE and Repeater solution, not just mmWave-to-wifi.

The driving thought is the enhanced security for Enterprise with LTE-U LTE-A, MULTIFRE and CBRS.

AND I’ve wondered how VZW would address CBRS build out.

Verizon taps Movandi for mmWave know-how

Bevin Fletcher |
May 22, 2020 12:42pm...

Details were not disclosed in terms of about how many units are being deployed or when. Movandi co-founder and COO Maryam Rofougaran said their product is finished and has been going through extensive field and lab testing, becoming commercially available “very soon.” It’s also completed FCC qualification...

Movandi’s solution is a complete system-on chipset for relays and repeaters, which includes RFICs, ASICs, controllers, and algorithms. Movandi chipsets are also used for radio heads, as well as radios for 5G modems such as CPE. We make a complete system-on-chip," he added.

The company had already been actively supporting companies with a baseband solutions, including NXP, who is partnering with Movandi again for their work on chipset technology for Verizon’s 5G Home.

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From: frmrVZguy5/30/2020 12:40:01 PM
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White protest voices: I am white, blond, blue-eyed.

If there is a basic requirement for King of White Supremacists, I am it.

However, I am not it. Here’s why, and why there is still hope for justice and our country’s Constitutional future.
I am Protestant, born to Lutheran parents, and raised on the knowledge of the Cause for Rev. Martin Luther’s 95 Thesis and the Meaning for both Faith and Politic.

The resulting Understanding is that in Heaven Grace is granted without consideration of skin, hair and eye color; and wealth and heredity. He called it Faith in Word. MLK Jr. would later call it Content of Character as distilled and purified for the world of politics. These are direct opposition to Rome in Luther’s day and all the centuries before. Moreover, these Understandings were thereafter distilled from the world of faith and restated in the world of Political Governance to create the greatest statements to date: We Hold These Truths Self-evident that All Men are Created Equal...

I am not alone. There are millions more like me, and that should give you some hope.

However, that hope is under attack and We The People need help for our common defense against seditionists.

The Armistice of 1865 ended on 911 2001. I know this because I found their Manifesto and it was written by an English fraternity man and published in London. Confederate activists are joined by immigrant violent seditionists and causing schism based on race to keep their politics in force: the politics of anti-enlightenment and anti-reformation in order to create the resulting Re-Union of the colonies under the authority of one or both of the European Traditional Nations of England or Rome.

But this means the very Cause for Severing the Bonds is once again oppressing free people here in our land. Those who are causing schism here for their own anti-schismatic pay-back are recreating the Reasons for the Original schism.

It is skillfully done and carefully described in news reporting to prevent any discussion of civil war era Causes and Parties.

You can see the invasion of person, property and papers started under GWBush almost daily in the news. It is legitimized under the excessive words and acts of the Patriot Act and its puppet FISA court authority. What was necessary for our defense has been abused and deformed into monstrous characters by seditionist officers.

White Protestant voices are also silenced by humiliation and terrorism to prevent opposition to the editors of the Carnegie financial empire that promotes the Confederate anti-Reform project known in politics as Rapprochement and Re-Unification with England or Rome. Their political theory enshrined in International Law is that only Traditional Nations and Societies recognized existing BEFORE the schisms are legitimate and all others are seditions that must be reversed. Thus, USA is illegitimate as is Taiwan. You can see the massive armies of sedition and civil war and their Casus Belli in those two examples. This is the overture to a new Great War.

50 years ago, more actually, I was a boy in a pew listening to the Sunday sermons of a pastor and social philosopher Rev. Thomas Basich who preached: Any attitude or action that denies a mans rights denies God’s Will for Grace and Salvation.

Wow. Unforgettable.

When has any monarch or Confederate ever embraced that socio-political formulation?


We are at war again. The old Cold War is again hot. Dead people again cry out from their graves for justice and their families rage in righteous anger.

What is old is new again.

I have written several essays about my discovery of it and firsthand experience of its destructive actions. I am broken. I am silenced in the political spaces of social and professional life.

I am unbowed and unrepentant for Love of Grace and all that means in both Faith and Politics.

The community of Grace must know itself and be united as it once was. Non-whites must remember their white pro-test-ant allies and understand they have also been under attack for 150 years to weaken and disrupt and silence the Voices of Grace.

I am only one. There are many.

I recall the best and brightest lambs of my youth who were struck down and eternally silenced by the terrorists of drugs and debauchery and malpractice: Ann Devout, Ted Linus, Patty Henning who each excelled beyond their peers and were the bright lights of our community. On only one street. How many of our streets were assaulted the same way? How many young lambs? How many ways did terrorists reach out and touch our homes and families and we just called it tragedy when it was war?

Hear here now.

Remember here now.

Believe here now.

Live a life of Grace-giving justice and rights politics here now.

May it be so.


a response to events and this editorial because it ain’t POTUS to blame:

“The common thread underlying the riots, COVID, China, Twitter and Trump

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From: frmrVZguy5/31/2020 6:55:17 PM
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Jeff Bezos buys UK freight firm Beacon that uses cloud tracking. TAM grows? GK makes a sale?

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From: frmrVZguy6/5/2020 11:28:27 PM
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Renner Settlement finalizes Sept 8. Here’s links.
Snips only, see sites for entire content


NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED AND AGREED between Plaintiffs and Defendants, by and through their undersigned counsel, that the Action and the Released Claims shall be settled, compromised, and dismissed with prejudice, subject to the

approval of the Court, in the manner and upon the terms and conditions hereafter set forth...

V. “Settlement Amount” means two million and seven hundred and fifty thousand

U.S. Dollars in cash ($2,750,000). The Settlement Amount includes all Administrative Costs, Plaintiffs’ Counsel’s attorneys’ fees and expenses (as allowed by the Court), Award to Lead Plaintiffs (as allowed by the Court), Settlement Class Member benefits, as well as any other costs, expenses, or fees of any kind whatsoever associated with the Settlement.

W. “Settlement Class” means the Settlement Class for which Plaintiffs will seek certification by the Court for the purpose of this Settlement only, consisting of:

All persons who purchased or otherwise acquired Sequans’ American Depository Receipt shares (“ADRs”) between April 29, 2016 and July 31, 2017, both dates inclusive.

Excluded from the Class are anyone named as a defendant...

May 15, 2020 Chipmaker To Pay $2.75M To Settle Revenue Accounting Suit
Investors of mobile phone chipmaker Sequans Communications SA asked a New York federal judge Thursday to approve a $2.75 million settlement with the tech company, which shareholders say misled them about its revenue accounting and product return practices, causing its stock price to drop when the practices came to light.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020


9 pgs order Order on Motion for Settlement Wed 05/20 12:02 PM

ELECTRONIC ORDER: Granting the parties motion68 for preliminary approval of the class settlement; notice of pendency and settlement of class action; notice of proposed settlement of class action and scheduling a Fairness Hearing for September 8, 2020 @ 2:30PM before Judge Block

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