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Internet: Computer hackers tap into electronic bulletin boards

From early dreams of global information networks to the dominance of the World Wide Web, networked computers have changed the way Canadians interact with the world. For more than three decades the CBC has reported these advances, some revolutionary, others mere flashes in the technological pan. From ARPANET to MP3s, we look at Canada's first steps onto the information highway, and the people who took us there.

Electronic trespassing is born.
Medium: Radio
Program: As It Happens
Broadcast Date: Sept. 5, 1983
Guest(s): Donald Parker
Host: Alan Maitland, Patrick Martin
Duration: 5:30

Last updated: January 23, 2013

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