Thoughts -> Re: classiccmp server

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Thu Oct 7 05:45:05 2004

On Thu, 7 Oct 2004, John Foust wrote:

> I saw something in the NY Times today about software in cellular phones
> that recognizes a new circular barcode that encodes a URL
> (and given the example, it looked like it used a "tiny URL"
> scheme to map a low-density number to a longer URL kept
> in a server's database.)

Wow, history repeats itself so soon. It's good that the CueCat engineers
managed to find work after the dot.bomb. Because, you know, that was such
a good idea that it screams for reincarnation! :)

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