When France Invented The Internet

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An Antique Land

Benjamin Thierry | Inference Review | 22nd October 2018

Remembering Minitel, the French precursor to the Internet. “From its public launch in 1984, Minitel users were able to shop online, read newspapers, book train tickets, and check their bank balances. Students were able to find resources to help with their homework. Businesses could m…

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