October 29th, 2014

45 years ago, 01969-10-29T22:30, the first ARPANET message was sent.

The message: “lo”

(supposed to be “login” but the system crashed)

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@adactio “they sent a press release claiming that the system’s overwhelming popularity had caused the crash & received $3.2MM in funding.”

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