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A world without the Internet
ONLINE REVOLUTION BEGAN 25 YEARS AGO IN CHICAGO — AND IT TOOK JUST A MONTH
By Patrick Kampert

“Imagine a world without the Internet. Without e-mail. Without Windows or Apples. Heck, for that matter, imagine a world without PCs. That’s what the world was like 25 years ago when two Chicago guys named Ward Christensen and Randy Suess officially launched the world’s first computerized bulletin board system (BBS). It took them less than a month to create it. And in typical Chicago fashion, a snowstorm got an assist in the invention.”