Morlock Elloi on Tue, 18 Jun 2002 18:56:38 +0200 (CEST)

[Date Prev] [Date Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: <nettime> How We Made Our Own "Carnivore"

> Ethernet was invented at the University of Hawaii. Scientists there in
> the early 1970s faced a unique problem: How to network different
> campuses, each on different islands separated by water. The solution was


I fart in your general direction with indignation.


1970 - N. Abramson at the University of Hawaii designed ALOHA, ground based
radio packet network.

1972 Roberts, also of UoH, improved the bandwith by using time slots - "Slotted

1976 - Metcalfe and Boggs of Xerox PARC (Palo Alto, CA) published a description
of a coaxial cable network, Ethernet.

(of original message)

Y-a*h*o-o (yes, they scan for this) spam follows:

Do You Yahoo!?
Yahoo! - Official partner of 2002 FIFA World Cup

#  distributed via <nettime>: no commercial use without permission
#  <nettime> is a moderated mailing list for net criticism,
#  collaborative text filtering and cultural politics of the nets
#  more info: and "info nettime-l" in the msg body
#  archive: contact: