[NTLK] Einstein: new version for Snow Leopard released
jonglass at usa.net
Fri Feb 5 10:14:46 EST 2010
On Fri, Feb 5, 2010 at 3:53 PM, Goodwin, Greg P. <GoodwinG at aafes.com> wrote:
> Wasn't the Newton modem (the external one) a 2400 baud modem? I had a T-Jack 2400 PCMCIA modem for my Newton 110. Though that was slow even for then (1994) I still thought the modem looked cool.
Yes, it was 2400bd for data, but 9600 for fax, both directions. While
my 9600bd modem was much faster at email than my Newton cig modem, it
didn't travel well, so I typically put up with 2400bd for months on
end with mine. I actually enjoyed it. I would sit in someone's kitchen
and download my AOL email, and they would be just amazed that
something so small could do that! ;-) Oh well.... times _do_ change.
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