Category Archives: Nostalga

Back to The BBS Documentary

The last time we got to see the BBS community as a whole, in all it’s curiosity and diversity of things, was the 2005 BBS: The Documentary, created by Jason Scott, who is one of the chief archivists at the Internet Archive. It covered many aspects and scenes of the community and I have no doubt, that many of use learned something new, that we didn’t know before. Continue reading Back to The BBS Documentary

Listen to My Old BBS Podcast

So a few years ago, when I was starting to get into podcasting, I was still very much into BBSing and running my Amiga based BBS, Amiga-Z. I was also trying to launch a couple other podcasts and build a network, like TWiT. It’s tough! Continue reading Listen to My Old BBS Podcast

Sound of Dialup Modem Connection

Someone posted this on one of the countless retro groups I hop to and from, and I thought this was amazing! Kids today, including my own, have no clue about this stuff. Yet, in my prime, I knew every AT Command for modems and could get just about any modem to connect no matter the problem. I was a “BPS GOD!”

I digress though, and hope you get some major feels from this like I did. If you have no clue what this all is, well then, take a look at the info for the video. You can also find a high res picture here: 5dq6k2u