Long-term, we must begin to build our internal strengths. It isn’t just skills like computer technology. It’s the old-fashioned basics of self-reliance, self-motivation, self-reinforcement, self-discipline, self-command.
February 16, 1978
Bulletin board system starts working
The first computer bulletin board system is created.
A bulletin board system, or BBS, is a computer server running software that allows users to connect to the system using a terminal program. Once logged in, the user can perform functions such as uploading and downloading software and data, reading news and bulletins, and exchanging messages with other users through email, public message boards, and sometimes via direct chatting. Many BBSes also offer on-line games, in which users can compete with each other, and BBSes with multiple phone lines often provide chat rooms, allowing users to interact with each other.
For my confirmation, I didn’t get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift.
Wernher von Braun
February 15, 2005
YouTube is here!
Privacy (specifically online privacy) is a matter of concern nowadays.From your social accounts to simple search queries to backed up photos to searching maps,everthing is just capturing your personal information and putting it in this world of internet.
So here is the article which will tell you why privacy is important:
Working on @StandardNotes, a standard notes app with an un-standard focus on longevity and privacy. https://standardnotes.org
Technology is notorious for engrossing people so much that they don’t always focus on balance and enjoy life at the same time.
February 14, 1924
Happy Birthday IBM
The Computing Tabulating Recording Corporation is renamed International Business Machines, aka IBM.The Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company (CTR) was a holding company of manufacturers of record-keeping and measuring systems subsequently known as IBM.