Slashdot videos: Now with more Slashdot!
We've improved Slashdot's video section; now you can view our video interviews, product close-ups and site visits with all the usual Slashdot options to comment, share, etc. No more walled garden! It's a work in progress -- we hope you'll check it out (Learn more about the recent updates).
You must be young. I remember using acoustical modems back in 1974 and they weren't that new back then.
We also used UU encoded text files to down load binary files.