@atomjack604 and @ChrisWere I was a member of the computer club at my high school during the late '80s, early 90's and using modems just like that for games. Brings back memories. 😀

@atomjack604 Most people can read faster than 300 baud can transmit... I'm imagining how long he had to hold that pipe in his teeth while waiting for his email to download.

@atomjack604 BEST thing about this is, that in Hardwired by Walter Jon Williams, this is the cyberpunk way.

@surfrndk @atomjack604 not quite, the destination and the message itself is in clear.

@atomjack604 ah yes back in the draft specification days when TCP required a Cavendish pipe and a dinner jacket during the handshake

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