Reply to post: Re: "who had a computer at home (with a modem)"

30-up: You know what? Those really weren't the days

Geoffrey W Silver badge

Re: "who had a computer at home (with a modem)"

RE: "The problem was the modem - many computer didn't come with one, and they were expensive"

Gosh. My first encounter with a modem was a weird box into which you inserted your phone - the old style, proverbial, Telling Bone phone - into rubbery ports and hoped for the best. What were those things called? My long term memory chip is frazzled.

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