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 Post subject: more Historical computer trivia
PostPosted: Wed Jan 25, 2006 11:41 pm 
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Two parts:
1) What was the first message sent over the internet

2) What was the date and time is was sent?


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 26, 2006 6:42 am 
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You should offer bonus points for those that don't Google the answer, though it'd have to be on the honor system. :P


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 26, 2006 8:00 am 
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lol! Actually, 99% of the google answers will give you the incorrect date/time.

The first question is easy. its the 2nd that you wont get thru google...maybe


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 26, 2006 9:50 am 
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"lo" sent on 22:30 on October 29, 1969(found from google).


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I got one for ya:

1. What was the hottest Socket 7 CPU ever produced?


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2006 1:17 pm 
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Dunno 'bout #2, but #1 was an attempt at "LOGON!" They only were able to type LO before the network (ARPANet) crashed :D


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