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Sony Product Timeline Is a Glorious Gadget History Lesson

With the vast array of new ways to get connected, I am wondering if technology is actually robbing us of meaningful relationships. 681 kata lagi

My Thoughts

-14: Establishing a dial-up connection to your ISP (in 2001)

This is the first of a new series, featuring glimpses back nearly 15 years ago to the everyday tasks of a Mac user then. I hope that it brings a lump to the throat, and even the odd tear to the eye. 635 kata lagi


Kids These Days Will Never Know The Struggle

The other day I saw this meme online:

And it’s true. Kids will never understand that if you saw the dialing attempt go above 2, you just weren’t getting online. 152 kata lagi


RIP AOL: Where the Net Was Born for Many

A version of this essay was originally published at Tech.pinions, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.

An RIP announcement often gives us word of a celebrity who has passed away after they have left the public mind. 744 kata lagi


Why Dial-Up Internet Isn't Dead Yet

Verizon’s announcement Tuesday that it plans to purchase AOL revealed a interesting tidbit about what AOL is up to these days. Not only does the company continue to… 498 kata lagi