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Google's 20 Year Usenet Timeline


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#1 Grinler

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Posted 10 January 2005 - 12:35 PM

Google announces its timeline of memorable articles from its 20 years of Usenet archives.The Usenet, or commonly referred to as newsgroups, is similar to a giant messageboard stretched through many servers on the Internet with thousands of different groups and countless people posting on them. Some of the highlights from the timeline are:
  • First mention of Microsoft
  • First mention of Brittney Spears
  • First review of the IBM-PC
This is definitely an interesting page to visit and read.

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Posted 10 January 2005 - 01:02 PM

Thanks Grinler I bookmarked this one! Very good link!




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