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Begone, Demon Internet: Vodafone to shutter old-school pioneer ISP

werdsmith Silver badge

Re: sniff!

Their old DOS character based menu UI, the TIN newsreader and lynx browser, where I had to run image binaries through a mime decoder to see the picture.

My US Robotics modem used to connect and if I got an extra long glow on one the RX LED I knew there was email for me.

When I first set it up, there were instructions on how to connect an ftp session to a server in the USA. I didn't believe it was real.

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