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Félix Dion-Robidoux • Edited

You could go even further, and deliver the website by paper and include with that paper a setup to use a AI-powered software that can translate the blury picture of the 5-feet piece of paper containing the website and translate it to an actual website on your browser using machine-learning that uses how most websites look as a model.

I mean, we have it WAY too easy.

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Adam Crockett Author • Edited

This is roughly how people learned to write "Basic" before the internet.

basic language instructions manual

It's a magazine you would have subscribed to in order the hand write the program back out, you could make full games this way.

If anyone is wondering what a magazine is, it's a folding internet that goes out of date extremely quickly.

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Guney Ozsan

Back in those days, in order to download an app or a digital video you needed to write a letter with pen and paper to the creator and they mail a floppy disk back to you. Slowest API call ever.

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Adam Crockett Author • Edited

Haha, amazing! We should always remember how things where, there is much to be learned.

The mail, it's UDP based, you might get it, eventually.

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manish srivastava

GWBASIC !!! When I was 6 years old I created a small addition substraction program on it. Still miss it

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Adam Crockett Author

That must have helped with homework 🤫

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Félix Dion-Robidoux • Edited
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Adam Crockett Author

Good job Félix, Good job. 😂