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A 1990s Guide to 'Cyber Dating'

May 30, 2014 | 488 videos
Video by Internet Archive

This 17-year-old clip from the PBS series Computer Chronicles has everything: snapshots of the Internet's first matchmaking websites, a computer program that writes love letters, and even a Leisure Suit Larry joke. 

Author: Chris Heller


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A curated showcase of short films selected by The Atlantic