For nearly two decades, computer-based Bulletin Board Systems were the primary method of communication between computer users. As suddenly as they gained popularity, they were made obsolete by the next big thing - a newfangled system called the Internet.Commodork: Sordid Tales from a BBS Junkie takes its readers on an exciting journey through the BBS era. Through the author's personal tales and adventures, readers will discover more about these amazing times and what it was like to grow up online. With tales of copyfests, BBS parties and random acts of online debauchery, those who were there will find themselves reminiscing, while those who weren't will enjoy learning about life qqbefore the 'net.qqYou know, back when we used to modem uphill, both ways in the snow.Attendants brought stacks of plastic tubs full of old videogame-related paraphernalia to sell and trade. ... One of the attendees came up with the idea to prop open the storea#39;s front door to allow a breeze to flow in, and once this was done theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Commodork: Sordid Tales from a BBS Junkie|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2011-07|