What's Your First Memory Of Using The Internet?

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Yesterday, we watched a timelapse of the internet spreading to different countries in the world. Now we want to know when the internet arrived in your life.


Whether the internet has been around for all of your life or it arrived later in your life, we want to know about your first internet memory. Tell us what information were you looking for, what you found, and what kind of machine were you using for it all.

Image: Dave Winer.

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BBS's. I'm old enough to remember the Time Before, but I distinctly recall dialing online and begging my brothers not to use the phone because I was downloading a bunch of Star Trek .bmps from a BBS. Ah, those were the days.