Dinosaur sightings: The Commodore 64

I had a modem like this

What could you download at 300 baud? Text mostly. At this speed, you received text at about the same speed you could read it.


Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to BreakingModern.com, aNewDomain.net, and TechRepublic.