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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....


Quite a few changes over 19 years, eh?



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Adam A. Provost, MAT
Technology Integration - Partnership for Change Initiative 

President, VITA-Learn
Educational Professional Development in Vermont

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