πŸ‘ How Telegraphs and Teletypes Influenced the Computer

Liked How Telegraphs and Teletypes Influenced the Computer (Tedium: The Dull Side of the Internet.)

We may not discuss our connectivity speed in baud anymoreβ€”not when we can measure data by the gigabits per secondβ€”but these points of evolution have clearly had an impact on what we, as modern computer users, actually got to use at the end of the day.

A trackpad is, of course, infinitely more functional than a straight key, but if you squint hard enough, maybe you’ll see the resemblance.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *