The mandatory eWorld mention

Two years ago I started a little tradition here on System Folder: every March 31, I would post some mention of eWorld, the online service Apple introduced in June 1994 and discontinued on March 31, 1996.

On this 16th anniversary of its discontinuation, I offer this scan from MacFormat UK Magazine, Issue 37, May 1996. In the ‘Net News box’ there’s a short blurb announcing the end of eWorld’s services. I left the other two bits of news just to give you a taste of what was going on in 1996:

EWorld NetNews may1996

Previously, on eWorld:

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3 thoughts on “The mandatory eWorld mention

  1. […] På sätt och vis en föregångare till dagens iCloud. Mer läsning:eWorld: Apples onlinefiasko System Folder: CUPERTINO, Calif. — June 20, 1994 — From …“It sure is great to get out of that bag” Manualen till den första Macintoshmodellen: You’re about to learn a …5.25″ Från tiden då män var män, och datorer var datorer, …Retrofrossa: Apples propagandabroschyr anno 1982 Fokus låg då på Apple ///, en sällsynt jätteflopp från …“Celebrating Steve” – video från Apples minnesstund Online sedan några timmar tillbaka. Joacim Melin Grundare till Macpro. 38 år gammal Mac-konsult, teknikjournalist och projektledare som sedan 1994 skrivit om och arbetat med informationsteknik. Tagged: ← iCloudsynkronisering för Snow Leopard   Categories […]

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