E.T.

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17 hours ago, E.T. said:

This is the fax machine (aka "Way Back" Machine) ... it is a communication device that is still used by High Schools and Colleges.

 

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Actually used one similar last night that's been sitting on a desk upstairs for years ..... amazed when it still worked.

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 Believe it or not, fax is still considered one of the most secure ways to send Data.

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17 minutes ago, gibbsak said:

 Believe it or not, fax is still considered one of the most secure ways to send Data.

Makes perfect sense if you really think about it ...

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19 hours ago, Triple B said:
19 hours ago, gibbsak said:

 Believe it or not, fax is still considered one of the most secure ways to send Data.

Makes perfect sense if you really think about it ...

It was also one of the first electronic delivery systems for spam--anyone get faxed a great cruise offer? And it's really awesome when a robofax gets your office number--Hello?....BEEEP......beeep....@#!!*#

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21 hours ago, Triple B said:

Makes perfect sense if you really think about it ...

Yes it does, the type of machine ET pictured is an antique, replaced many moons ago by newer technology.  

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4 hours ago, Ned A Starr said:

Yes it does, the type of machine ET pictured is an antique, replaced many moons ago by newer technology.  

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On 2/2/2017 at 6:35 AM, raptorcj said:

It was also one of the first electronic delivery systems for spam--anyone get faxed a great cruise offer? And it's really awesome when a robofax gets your office number--Hello?....BEEEP......beeep....@#!!*#

We have one about a "major bank from spain, with significant US presence" inquiring about our "potential borrowing needs."  $3 Million to $100 million in debt capital.

Maybe we could use it for the OCS?

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28 minutes ago, gibbsak said:

We have one about a "major bank from spain, with significant US presence" inquiring about our "potential borrowing needs."  $3 Million to $100 million in debt capital.

Maybe we could use it for the OCS?

go for it...they may just need you to send them a few thousand to get things rolling :D 

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