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Ah the leap from 14.4 to 28.8!

On Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 12:37 PM, Mark Kline <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> 28.8?! Blazing fast. I recall that my first modem was a 110 baud model. I
> remember how the characters appeared on the screen one at a time! Needless
> to say, one didn't download much other than text ;)
>
>
> *Mark Kline, M.Ed.*
>
> *Director of Technology*
> *Adams-Cheshire Regional School District*
>
> On Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 12:34 PM, Eric Hall <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> Hmmm... in '96 I had just purchased a used Compaq (486/25MHz) and was
>> connecting to GovNet through a 28.8 modem so I probably wouldn't have been
>> able to load the Times page anyway.
>>
>> *Eric Hall*
>> *Technology Integration Specialist*
>> *Mount Mansfield Union High School*
>> *Chittenden East SU*
>>
>> *No trees were injured in the creation of this message, but a significant
>> number of electrons were inconvenienced.*
>>
>> On Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 9:27 AM, Adam Provost <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>>> Just struck me as funny...
>>>
>>> Was having a conversation with kids about the web and the conversation
>>> evolved to the start of the web. One student dug this up....
>>>
>>> NY Times introduced their website on 1/22/1996
>>> <http://www.nytco.com/20-years-history-of-nytimes/>.
>>>
>>> Quite a few changes over 19 years, eh?
>>>
>>>
>>>
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Adam A. Provost, MAT
Technology Integration - Partnership for Change Initiative
<http://partnershipvt.org>
Burlington High School, Vermont <http://bhs.bsdvt.org/>

President, VITA-Learn <http://vita-learn.org/>
Educational Professional Development in Vermont

Personal Blog: creativeStir.blogspot.com