Gets me every time
Jim Martin, dressed as he was 70 years ago, will be parachuting into Normandy tomorrow at age 93.
A memo from 20 years ago, today.
Key quote: “The internet is a collection of computer networks that is connected around the world…A code of ‘netiquette’ exists among users and within user groups, but otherwise, you pay your money, find your niche and take your chances.”
via Johnny Kauffman at NPR
This has me feeling so nostalgic for my first internet approval memo, also in 1994. so funny. (I was at Prudential Securities - prusec.com)
If there was any justice in the world, this would be the viral Zac Efron GIF today.
i can’t believe i am reblogging zac efron, but i like pizza magic as much as the next guy
Tool sheath detail. #steveb_leatherworks #leathercraft #handmade #forsale #etsy #fashion
This just about covers it here.
We asked 2,558 experts and technology builders about what digital life will look like in 2025. They predict the Internet will become ‘like electricity’ — less visible, yet more deeply embedded in people’s lives for good and ill.
TELL US: What are your own predictions for the future of the internet?
The founders of Modem Media called this in like 1995. G.M. O’Connell called it “digital current,” and that name still fits best.