Retro Tech: Hyperconnectivity

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Marques Brownlee

Pred 2 meseci

How did we all get so hyperconnected? I’m taking a look at where it all started - the simple phone - and how things developed. How we went from answering machines to AOL messenger to Facetime. But I’m also taking a look at where it’s all going; and I’m looking at tech that will one day allow us to communicate telepathically.

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The Irish Abled Gamer
The Irish Abled Gamer Pred 15 urami
I'm 28 and used AOL lol. So much nostalgia
Gabriel Leyba
Gabriel Leyba Pred 18 urami
Daveed Wells
Daveed Wells Pred 2 dnevi
That smart device is cool
Daveed Wells
Daveed Wells Pred 2 dnevi
Yeah that's thing at the end can you but your words from your head into a machine
Daveed Wells
Daveed Wells Pred 2 dnevi
No computer mouse number one
Daveed Wells
Daveed Wells Pred 2 dnevi
All the things changed
Daveed Wells
Daveed Wells Pred 2 dnevi
This technology looks great 👌👍
Pratyush Nalam
Pratyush Nalam Pred 3 dnevi
Windows XP in 1998? 🤣
tricky Pred 4 dnevi
Just wondering... That brain-device thing... imagine doing a videocall with someone that the video content you're sharing is literally your vision, like what your eyes are seeing..... just wondering
Nitin Chauhan
Nitin Chauhan Pred 5 dnevi
Geeks special video
WMAaS Pred 6 dnevi
I would be happy if in the next 40 years we would master the art of low latency high bitrate, lossless video and Audio calling so your phone calls and video chats sound like hd SLus videos or podcasts
Alexius Corylus
Alexius Corylus Pred 7 dnevi
5:45 when I was 10, I remember in the year 2000 when I was watching a pokemon on TV and professor OAK spoke with ASH on the videophone on the wall, I remember thinking with such excitement - wow, what if a cellphone had that ability. And we have it now, literally everything in one device. 10 year old me is happy to death right now
Sulthan Alam
Sulthan Alam Pred 12 dnevi
Imagining cryptocurrency will be the content of retro tech 40 years ahead
Ted Alexander
Ted Alexander Pred 14 dnevi
I don't know about anyone else, but the idea of having something implanted into my brain to communicate with another and hearing them in my head is so unsettling. I rather stay the way I am than being one step closer to becoming like the Borg.
Alan Reitman
Alan Reitman Pred 18 dnevi
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kooltonez jack
kooltonez jack Pred 26 dnevi
Steph is from Philly..she a Philly JAWN 😎👍
nispen Pred 26 dnevi
Why are you not looking at us?
Chris Wellz
Chris Wellz Pred 26 dnevi
I was briefly on AIM, I was mainly on Yahoo Instant Messenger. But how I got my friends was through social media websites like Black Planet, Myspace, Crushspot, Mocospace, Tagged. THOSE WERE THE DAYS! Ain't nothing like web camming it up to a friend from 600 miles away.
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
We also offer service for Yahoo! Messenger 5.5 and 6 along side our AIM service.
Luke Thompson
Luke Thompson Pred 26 dnevi
Anyone else noticed that ReactOS was used rather than XP for AIM?
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
you might say that, because I made the ReactOS vmware image they used in this segment ;p
Derek Fletcher
Derek Fletcher Pred 27 dnevi
Best video online right now! I'm Canadian so we had msn messenger (which I'm sure lots of Americans had too) and it was a copy and paste exp to AIM :) so so good to see!
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
We're also running an MSN messenger service along side our AIM service
DaniPooo Pred 28 dnevi
Problem with Communication via though is that it's difficult to keep your mind from drifting or spontaniously thinking things that you don't really want to say. Perhaps you could think with commands, something like "quote Hi mom I'm doing fine! endquote" And everything you think that are not whithin quotes won't be transmitted? I feel like opening my mind to someone else like that would make me feel more naked than actually being naked. I'd really like to have full control with a tool like that. I'm not sure but I feel like an actual pure mindreading tool is something that would probably only be used in policework and/or by the military if we ever get there.
James Goes
James Goes Pred 29 dnevi
It's amazing how the concept of the smartphone was never really given much serious discussion 30 years ago. It makes me wonder if there is technology that will be as prolific as the smartphone in the future that we are overlooking.
vonchka moti
vonchka moti Pred 29 dnevi
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Holder Juny
Holder Juny Pred 29 dnevi
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3rdPinEye Pred mesecem
We will see what happens when neuralink or someone else makes something worthwhile.
woulg Pred mesecem
I really wish they did a quick stop on mIRC or IRC hahah, those days were so wild for me. Also wish they mentioned how w AIM and early social media people would like, graffiti their handle on the bus and stuff and you could meet people randomly like that, there were sooooo many ways to meet random people but it was a bit different because you couldn't tell anything about them without talking to them. Like they didn't usually have a profile or anything you just had to talk to them to see if they were cool or not
Mikal Brown
Mikal Brown Pred mesecem
Mans never seen the AOL Running Man 🤯
whosnkn Pred mesecem
No mention of Bell Picturephone?
Majid Osei
Majid Osei Pred mesecem
And if it chewed up the tape in the cassette and anyone else other than Phone-Mate fixed it. It would stop working.
Bob Smith
Bob Smith Pred mesecem
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LonerStoner Studios
LonerStoner Studios Pred mesecem
8:59 Micheal mjd fans?
Suman Das
Suman Das Pred mesecem
♥️♥️♥️awesome 😍👌🏻
V.S.M.O CH Pred mesecem
When daredevil talks to stick in mind. This is the feels like. And the flashed barry Allen too, maybe.
Arkaprava Manna
Arkaprava Manna Pred mesecem
Old communication feels different. And really liked the guests this episode.
Alvarian Pred mesecem
This entire seires is just people being shocked that marques doesn't know anything about anything
Andrew Sturgess
Andrew Sturgess Pred mesecem
When AIM replaced the initial AOL instant message it was a game changer because it integrated image sharing through messages. This inevitably led to ubiquitous cultural phenomena like memes, selfies, and something I was a super early pioneer of (for better or worse) - the “filter”. I had a serial-connected Connectix QuickCam, a few design apps like (a very much bootlegged) PhotoShop 3.1, Kai’s Power Tools and Macromedia Painter, and would just go to town on my pics (just called pics. Selfie wasn’t a word yet)... adding layers of color to the greyscale images, throwing on weird text or stupid sarcastic captions, or just drawing some strange setting to make the otherwise kind of boring (yet still awesome) 16 shade greyscale 160x120 pixel QuickCam pics look more like a statement than a snapshot. I’ve still got some OG “filtered” pics from 1995-1998 I made before escaping to art school and eventually getting acquainted with a proper digital camera. AOL and AIM was the Wild West in the 90s and early 2000s, it was kind of awesome because everything about the internet was so new and otherworldly compared to now where it’s almost totally integrated with everything we do. The QuickCam and the Color QuickCam were certified dope.
Nor Din
Nor Din Pred mesecem
Always look back in the past to get educated.. often times we take things for granted and that also limit our imagination of what the future could be.
Chandra Budiman
Chandra Budiman Pred mesecem
With telephone u didnt have to get out of your house and meet someone to talk to them, just call them. With computers and smartphones u dont have to speak to communicate with someone, just type it out. Now with this nextmind device u dont even have to do anything, just think about it. All the improvements in technology always makes us do less. Soon when everything is replaced with robots and tech, whats even the purpose of human life?
Stephan “Dufus” Doiron
Stephan “Dufus” Doiron Pred mesecem
I find Marques to be monotone and tedious to listen to at the best of times but to watch this series where he reviews old tech with a mostly modern filter is just a non starter for me. Was looking forward to the nostalgia trip but the last few videos I've watched have been mostly a big yawn. Didn't even make it 5 minutes into this one.
Aaron Zhang
Aaron Zhang Pred mesecem
I actually own a tel mouse...
Kunal Nadkarni
Kunal Nadkarni Pred mesecem
Mind = 🤯 with the mind reading tech and dis not know we are so close with this. This is so amazing. Thanks for these episodes Marques 😊👍
KrazedKoala Pred mesecem
This man started face timing the rock....
Bryan Veloso
Bryan Veloso Pred mesecem
How about mIRC? :D Hahaha!
Colin S
Colin S Pred mesecem
I will be the first to sign up for the nuera link or whatever brain chip comes up 💪🏾
MrB8boy Pred mesecem
Classic one: asl?
Brad Loves Black Girls
Brad Loves Black Girls Pred mesecem
Chuck Nice's wife sounds like an absolute headache
u4site 4u2
u4site 4u2 Pred mesecem
As a matter of fact lol what's synonymous with computers back in the day right along with that annoying sound it when you put it up your computer and try to get on the internet
u4site 4u2
u4site 4u2 Pred mesecem
AOL wow it was synonymous with computers
Dan M.
Dan M. Pred mesecem
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
they initially wanted to use a pair of old Apple G3's running OSX but didn't stop to consider if there was a legit AIM client for osx or not.
Siddhartha Shankar Dey
Siddhartha Shankar Dey Pred mesecem
Marquess has 2 "s" So does "Glassmorphism"
Dailey Dose of Joseph
Dailey Dose of Joseph Pred mesecem
I can't wait to do another SLus Premium trial this time next year.
TheGrayWolf Pred mesecem
How did he get AIM working, haven't the servers been down since 2017?
Matias Cedeira
Matias Cedeira Pred mesecem
AaiMNr_ Pred mesecem
Didn't use AOL messenger, but I'm familiar with dial up. And MySpace lol
william bleux
william bleux Pred mesecem
And how was editing videos at the time ?
william bleux
william bleux Pred mesecem
2:41 I did that and it did not end well
Samy Basile
Samy Basile Pred mesecem
Seeing AIM, just threw me back to my childhood
Tushar Sharma
Tushar Sharma Pred mesecem
13:19 when you see his probe lens for the first time
Nathan Garcia
Nathan Garcia Pred mesecem
This video is such a waste of time why did you even do this
Nathan Garcia
Nathan Garcia Pred mesecem
Fuck this video looks like you put no time into this what a bum
IamVeryAnonymous Pred mesecem
I dont get ads cuz i am using free adblocker
AgentStarke Pred mesecem
Those AIM sounds are triggering my latent teenage social anxiety
Tre916 Pred mesecem
OMG, I'm 36 and watching Marques struggle with a cassette tape made my back hurt...
Levente Krisztián Büte
Levente Krisztián Büte Pred mesecem
29, but... the same. But even just seeing him how he uses instant messaging. Jeez... 😬
Tony T. aka DoubleT23
Tony T. aka DoubleT23 Pred mesecem
I lowkey want AIM back!
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
@Tony T. aka DoubleT23 I operate and own the servers they used to film this segment
Tony T. aka DoubleT23
Tony T. aka DoubleT23 Pred dnevom
@Wildman Fujiami wha??? Lol
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
i'm signed on right now with two accounts ;p
Matt Reid
Matt Reid Pred mesecem
I can't keep up with the super fast cuts in this video. I guess that's the way all things are edited now a days
Michael J. O’Neill
Michael J. O’Neill Pred mesecem
Omg that AIM and AOL segment really brought the memories out for me. Really was peak nostalgia.
Wildman Fujiami
Wildman Fujiami Pred dnevom
They were using my AIM servers for that segment ;p
Get Me Coding
Get Me Coding Pred mesecem
I really enjoy what you are doing here. Looking forward sometimes means looking at the past. These videos you have allow us to do that. To answer your question.... we still haven't arrived and we have alot of work still to do on so many levels.
Edward Hodge
Edward Hodge Pred mesecem
Yatindra Manas
Yatindra Manas Pred mesecem
16:03 Is this a hint to a future video appearance?!👀🤕😳🤯
Dire Needs
Dire Needs Pred mesecem
I retired my answering machine 4 or 5 years ago.
Cena Shahbazi
Cena Shahbazi Pred mesecem
mind transfer download n upload it
Lightfire 360
Lightfire 360 Pred mesecem
How did they not say anything about neurolink at the end. Especially marques as an elon musk Fan. Neurolink is working on the brainchips right now. They just Regenten uploaded a Video of a monkey playing Pong just with his mind. They are aiming for comunication inside the brain for the next 5 to 10 years
Stormy Weather
Stormy Weather Pred mesecem
Yet we're 50 years or more behind the military.
Rockin “Jordanfrye750” Robin
Rockin “Jordanfrye750” Robin Pred mesecem
that mitubishi one is like snapchat
donald johnson
donald johnson Pred mesecem
American On Hold
yolodancers Pred mesecem
AOL disappeared like only 10 years ago.
nintyoneys Pred mesecem
I cant believe I'm 4 years older than you and I experienced everything in this video from the 90s.
Miggy Balba
Miggy Balba Pred mesecem
That old landline that transmits photos was surely used for sending nudes back in the day. Lol.
joytekb Pred mesecem
Looking at all this old tech it is easy to see how much Apple changed the world.
Sir Mr Jason
Sir Mr Jason Pred mesecem
Okay you bring me back to my childhood this is scary 😂
Jay Spice
Jay Spice Pred mesecem
Of course it's from 1984.... Hypoconnectivity is Orwellian
K sweeney
K sweeney Pred mesecem
How has Marques never used AOL or a home landline phone?? I was born 6 months before him and I used ALL of those things. Super cool to be able to see the tech improve so fast. Still remember using AIM to message all my friends lol
Jason Cardoz
Jason Cardoz Pred mesecem
Never used AIM but used Windows Messenger, that was a throwback 😂
marko robenhurst
marko robenhurst Pred mesecem
did he really call his wife with that phone?? how cheap is the phone plan with old video phone?
天秀tm Pred mesecem
Scally Pred mesecem
13:52 notice how they are using reactOS and not Windows 98...
NostradamAssHat Pred mesecem
The stuff in the end of this video sounds awesome and also like a privacy nightmare. If I could have something that allows me to send a message to someone else through brain to brain contact but there isn't a business involved, I'd be all for it. But you know Verizon or Google or Facebook will want to be involved so they can listen in for advertisement purposes.
Jose Trevino
Jose Trevino Pred mesecem
Psalm 24 1 The earth is the Lord’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. 2 For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods. 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? Or who shall stand in his holy place? 4 He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully. 5 He shall receive the blessing from the Lord, and righteousness from the God of his salvation. 6 This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek thy face, O Jacob. Selah. 7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. 8 Who is this King of Glory? The Lord strong and mighty, The Lord mighty in battle. 9 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of Glory shall come in. 10 Who is this King of glory? The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah.
Стоил Стоилов
Стоил Стоилов Pred mesecem
So I would be able to RickRoll my buddies with.. MY MIND?!?!!?
Varun VC
Varun VC Pred mesecem
10:05 1998, and Windows XP? i like him though
Varun VC
Varun VC Pred mesecem
10:08 holy shit! that came very nostalgic
aneebaba06 Pred mesecem
Am I the only one who had a portable CD player among those watching? I'm 39 years old haha.
Brandon Akey (SGAShepp)
Brandon Akey (SGAShepp) Pred mesecem
Okay.. seriously. Adding a shit ton of rapidly changing camera angles, most of which feel like they are being held by a drunk person doesn't make your content more interesting!!! It's just annoying! It's not 'cool', it's not 'edgy', it's not 'professional' its. Just. Annoying. The angle changes once every second in some parts! Seriously! Sorry, I really had to get that off my chest. Have a nice day. Cheers!
MrDryhammer Pred mesecem
16:03 facetiming "The Rock". Waiting for the collaboration! 👀🎉
Kirk McCosker
Kirk McCosker Pred mesecem
god I feel old now.
Shannon M
Shannon M Pred mesecem
watching you describe the answering machine made me feel so ancient lol i just turned 40
Mobeek Pred mesecem
So, that dude created an entire machine that reads your brain but can't figure how to whiten his teeth?