An old dial-up modem. This is the type of modem where a phone handset sits in the modem cradle. Shallow depth of field.

Hitting the Books: What life on the internet was like at 300 bits per second | Engadget

As distressing a prospect it may sound, our world did exist before social media. Those were some interesting times with nary a poorly lit portion of Cheesecake Factory fare to critique, exactly zero epic fails to laugh at and not one adorable paw bean available for ogling. There weren’t even daily main characters! We lived …

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