How-To Geek

If Twitter Had Been Invented in the 1980s [Video]

Yesterday we shared a what-if video focused on a 1990s era Facebook; today we have a video with a thoroughly DOS-based 1980s Twitter experience.

[via Neatorama]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 04/4/12

Comments (3)

  1. geeknik

    This video would have been more accurate had they been typing on an IBM Model M keyboard and not the piece of crap they were using. =)

  2. infmom

    That’s CompuServe Chat!

  3. Alex

    It would have been better if it were a Commodore64 using Procomm Plus or some other term program

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