Ebuyer.com runs on C64

Ebuyer.com runs on a Commodore 64

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THE RISE OF THE CYBERSPACE

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THE RISE OF THE CYBERSPACE

THE RISE OF THE CYBERSPACE

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First Nation in Cyberspace

From: TIME International – Dec. 6, 1993, No.49

By Philip Elmer-Dewitt

Back in the mid-1960s, at the height of the cold war, the U. S. Department of Defense faced a tough question: How could orders be issued to the armed forces if the U.S. were ravaged by a nuclear assault? The communication hubs in place at the time the telephone switching offices and the radio and TV broadcast stations were not only vulnerable to attack, they would also probably be the first to go. The Pentagon needed a military command-and-control system that would continue to operate even if most of the phone lines were in tatters and the switches had melted down.

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