Re: Last Byte

Tom Whore (
Fri, 29 May 1998 01:18:02 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 29 May 1998, Ron Resnick wrote:
> Tom Whore wrote:
> > On Thu, 28 May 1998, Josh Cohen wrote:
> >
> > > I miss the days of dilligently typing in those long code listings..
> > > well, maybe a little.
> > Ya know even with my renowned typing and spelling skills.... I waws much
> > better at th code entry than anyone else in my group of fellow byteheads.
> Tee hee. I used to do this too, circa 1983, on my ][ clone.
> Not from byte - it usually had crummy peecee listings. Nope, I had
> a subscription to a mag called "inCider", at the time perhaps

Anyone else remeber the Little Optical Device you could jimmy on your Dot
Matrix printer to scan in the psuedobarcoded code listings from mags like

Man, that was TotalTech.