[NTLK] Newt is "fake news?"

Abraham Limpo abraham at familialimpo.net
Fri Feb 2 13:30:29 EST 2018

History in retrospect is hard. Most tech writers today haven't experienced
the 90's tech first hand and only can see from their 00 onwards POV.

Related only tangentially: I tend to distinguish between my generation's
gamers and newer ones by asking what was their favourite Final Fantasy
game. If they reply 9, they started with a PS2. If they reply 7, they
started with a PS, If they say 6, not only they are right, but started on a

2018-02-02 19:18 GMT+01:00 Doug <ispinn at gmail.com>:

> The Message Pad made a bad splash on zdnet:
> http://www.zdnet.com/pictures/fake-news-the-tech-products-
> that-fooled-or-failed-us/14/
> I just wish reporters would report on the strengths and success of the
> 2100s, instead of focusing on the failures, featuring the OMP's "Eat
> Up Martha" autocorrect fail.
> Doug
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