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How to send an email circa 1984

Discussion in 'Random Nonsense' started by ThunderRd, Mar 27, 2016.


Discussion in 'Random Nonsense' started by ThunderRd, Mar 27, 2016.

  1. Daniel~
    Wait until the rich find out that it's not an ass but a camel they have to clear customs with...":O}
  2. pinky
    what are the odds it was recorded on an analog video camera?
  3. cloasters
    The woman in the olde vid was obviously brilliant, glad that I don't have to be in the far improved e-mail of today!
  4. Daniel~
    It wasn't all bad! If you were in a hurry you could run it down to the local post office and ask for special delivery. and nobody was making a living out of hacking snail mail... mostly.
  5. danrok
    I started out, at work, using a Hayes Smartmodem in 1987.

    I certainly didn't have a modem at home at that time, because buying my own would have been about 2 months wages. Plus ideally you needed a second phone line, so that you could speak with the person you were sending a file to, because it was so unreliable that you needed to given them a blow by blow account of what was happening at your end.

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