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This Twaggie, illustrated from a Tweet by @charstarlene, really hits close to home. My daughters are 13, 13, and 14, and their computers are in my office so they can feed off my modem. Purgatory, indeed! Link

Dial-Up Modem Sound Slowed Down is Very Creepy

Remember the dial-up modem? If you’ve ever used one before, then you know the sweet sound it makes when it connects (the “handshake” sound). There’s not much use for the dial-up modem anymore (except if you’re one of the dwindling clients of Aol still connecting to the ‘Net on 56k), but the folks over at [...]