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The Rise And Fall Of AOL

The Rise And Fall Of AOL

Welcome. You’ve got mail! I do recognize that. That’s all AOL. If you’re familiar with my sounds, there’s a good chance that you were one of AOL’s over 20 million subscribers who used its dial up internet and AIM messaging system. What was your AOL user name? Bsquad. Bsquad? My AIM screen names were bugsthatboy …

LGR – How To Find ANYTHING On The Internet

LGR – How To Find ANYTHING On The Internet

Greetings and welcome to an LGR thing! Got a rather special topic today. Today we’re going to be discovering how to find anything on the internet… At least according to this CD-ROM from the year 2000. From CareerTrack. Communicate with the world. Quick and Easy. Access to unlimited information and so on. We’re apparently gonna …

Dial-Up Modems Made the Weirdest Sounds, Here’s What They Actually Mean

Dial-Up Modems Made the Weirdest Sounds, Here’s What They Actually Mean

If you’re old enough to remember this noise– [DIAL-UP MODEM SOUNDS] –then you’re probably feeling that nostalgia right now, right? You probably, though, had no idea what was actually happening here. I mean, all I cared about was the sound that came after– You’ve got mail. –or maybe this one. [COMPUTER CHIMING] I’m getting tingles …

Internet Heroes of Genius: Person Still Using Their Middle School Email

Internet Heroes of Genius: Person Still Using Their Middle School Email

Bud Light Presents: Internet Heroes of Genius. ♪ Internet Heroes of Genius! ♪ Today we salute you, Person Still Using Their Middle School Email. ♪ Person Still Using Their Middle School Email! ♪ You came up with a cool name when you were 12. Now you're giving your bank a little taste of what that …

ADULTS REACT TO THE DEATH OF AIM (AOL Instant Messenger)

ADULTS REACT TO THE DEATH OF AIM (AOL Instant Messenger)

so much like nostalgia just comes flooding so now we're going to play some audio clips from the original game logging off peace away goodbye so today you're gonna be reacting to this all this brings me back to aim instant messenger nice my early adulthood I don't think I actually deactivated my account I …