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Submitted by -Mezzo- 981d ago | article

Facebook?! Twitter?! Instagram?! We Did That 40 Years Ago

PC World - It all feels so new, doesn't it? Facebook. FaceTime. Google+ hangouts. Hashtagging your memories on Twitter and Instagram.

But this holiday season, as you and your enormous collection of Apple gadgets spend all your extra time connecting with distant friends and family over the latest and greatest social media services, it's worth remembering that all this social stuff was a long time coming. (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Web)

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-Mezzo-  +   981d ago
Damn, what a great read.
Deadpool616  +   980d ago
Nice history on communication tech. It's nice to see all of it become less cumbersome.

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