[LMB] OT: Moldy TCP/IP

Derry Thompson derry at gloderworks.com
Fri Apr 21 18:16:32 BST 2006


Alfred at alfredkelgarries at hotmail.com said on 21/4/06 16:52

>This gets better and better. WotInHeck kind of COMPUTER did you have in 
>1984? Your dad's mini in the basement? And HowInHeck did you send images AT 
>ALL? How did you get them DIGITIZED? (you did say 1984, right?)
>Pauses...well, I did have a KayPro in 1987 but it was all text running CP/M. 
>A friend had an Apple IIe about then and it actually had graphics...so I 
>guess it was possible...

The BBC Micro had rather good graphics capability,  and it was the
height of the first games explosion - Commodore 64s, Spectrums, etc.
Lots of nice cheaper graphic machine were around.  

>(Now I guess I know where Sir Tim Berners-Lee got the Web idea from...)

HyperCard :)

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Derry



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