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Old 09-26-2008, 09:02 PM   #1
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Default CIS, 1st of its kind, "born" 24 Sept. 1979

I happened to glance at one of those "this date in history" features in a newspaper from two days back and one of the items was that September 24, 1979 was when Compuserve began, the first online information service.

I don't think I have ever before known a specific date for it, just the year.

Just thought I'd mention it since if it wasn't for that grandaddy of all online services we wouldn't be here today.

   
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