Return to Gasx3 Board Homepage

Gasland Message

Name: Keno
Subject: RE: the internet...ssc
Date: Thursday, February 01, 2018
Time: 5:51:04 AM
Remote Address:
Message ID: 313854
Parent ID: 313843
Thread ID: 313843

RE: the internet...ssc

It's really no more than a modern day invention, and you can bet in 50 years time something better will replace it. But yes, it is way better than what we had in the '70s, and while we didn't have the net yet in the '80s, (not for public use yet, anyway), we did have personal computers already out there.

I took my first computer course in '84 and was blown away in what we could then do with such a thing. Now today we take our computers for granted, and they are in everything, even in our cell phones. Recall the the cell phones of the mid '80s that only a handful of people had? Remember how damn big they where? I also recall watching the old movie A Clockwork Orange, from the early '70s, which was set in the future and had Alex sitting on his bed with a very small disc thing he used to play his music with and thinking, will it really be like that in 25 to 50 years time? Well for the most part, yes, it was, big things got real small and compact just as predicted. It was cool to see all of that come to being so. Yet now I realize I won't be around to see what things will be like in another 50 years, but I can imagine and know it will all actually happen and be so at that time.

Gasland Thread

Post Follow-up


Password:      Check this box to save password.




Note: Do not hit the "Post Message" button more than once, even if it is taking a long time to post your message. Doing so may cause a double post to appear and could slow down your posting time even more.

Filter Threads/Archives

Text Search:

Download your free, customizable Burton Networks Message Board now!

1998 - 2019 by Keno Internet Services, except where otherwise noted. All rights reserved.

Return to Gasx3 Board