- ... Awwww. I was just about to prove it . 8-) Anyway. I was going to also say something like Usenet pre-dates the Internet , but I suppose that depends onMessage 1 of 2 , Jun 23, 2010View SourceBill Degnan wrote:
> okAwwww. I was just about to "prove it". 8-)
> technically USENET started in 1980, but it did not integrate as a service
> into the greater "Internet" until later in the 1980's. Before then it was
> an independent entity kind of like FIDONET. Nothing wrong with that, but
> that's what I meant.
Anyway. I was going to also say something like "Usenet pre-dates the
Internet", but I suppose that depends on how one defines "Internet".