Saturday, October 30, 2004

SATURDAY SHOW EDITION

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE INTERNET!
(hat tip daily rotation)
35 Years ago, the Internet was born in a computer lab at UCLA where scientists connected a computer with one at the Stanford Research Institute in Menlo Park. The plan was for UCLA to send the letters "L-O-G" and for SRI to answer back with "I-N." The system crashed with the message reading just "L-O."

Talk about blowing out the candles!

DO YOU YAHOO? - DSL NOW CHEAPER THAN DIALUP
(hat tip techdirt)
SBC/Yahoo DSL has lowered it's DSL price (when you order additional services) down to $20! That's right. It's cheaper than dialup (which we all know sucks). It's only a matter of time before others jump on board.

NEW DOS OUT
(hat tip linkfilter)
Believe it or not, you can still get DOS. Version 7.1 is the latest version and you can get it here.

TV 2 ME: WATCHING YOUR TELEVISION ONLINE
(hat tip techdirt)
An inventor spends $6500 to be able to watch his TV over the interet. And it could change everything.


TOSSING COOKIES AND ASTRONAUTS: THE VOMIT COMET RETIRES.
(hat tip google news)

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