25 years since first email attachment

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25 years since first email attachment

It is 25 years since the invention of Mime, or Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions - the system that made it possible to send attachments.
Since 1992, people have gone on to send rather a lot of them, as the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones explains.
Video in the article http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-39231308

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The first electronic mail lawsuit was in January 1988. Brought by my lawfirm against the Riverside County Sheriff's Office. We settled for $30,000 for an unlawful search of the electronic mail.

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Sterngard Friegen wrote:The first electronic mail lawsuit was in January 1988. Brought by my lawfirm against the Riverside County Sheriff's Office. We settled for $30,000 for an unlawful search of the electronic mail.
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Slartibartfast wrote:
Sterngard Friegen wrote:The first electronic mail lawsuit was in January 1988. Brought by my lawfirm against the Riverside County Sheriff's Office. We settled for $30,000 for an unlawful search of the electronic mail.
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I bet you filed the first suit for an unlawful search of telegrams and semaphore too. :lol:
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Slartibartfast wrote:
Sterngard Friegen wrote:The first electronic mail lawsuit was in January 1988. Brought by my lawfirm against the Riverside County Sheriff's Office. We settled for $30,000 for an unlawful search of the electronic mail.
As always, you rock!

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Key words were "my lawfirm." Tweren't me. I was on the sidelines cheering my partner on. But we wuz on the cutting edge of the electric mail bidness.

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RTH10260 wrote:
25 years since first email attachment

It is 25 years since the invention of Mime, or Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions - the system that made it possible to send attachments.
Since 1992, people have gone on to send rather a lot of them, as the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones explains.
Video in the article http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-39231308
On March 11, 1992 the first email attachment based on MIME was sent. On March 12, 1992 the first email response was sent that said, "you forgot the attachment."

The rest is history and a lot of bad language.
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