“Imagine if you will sitting down to your morning coffee, turning on your home computer to read the days newspaper. Well, it’s not as far fetched as it may seem”
“We’re not in it to make money, we’re probably not going to lose a lot, but we aren’t going to make much either”
David Cole – San Francisco Examiner
In 1981 they estimated there were two to three thousand home computer owners in the San Francisco Bay Area. The paper placed ads in their paper about their new online newspaper and had at least 500 people respond for access.
Wow how times have changed.