❤️Support Us With Ether (ERC20): 0xca5F023af4F822353A563Ae6a3591bA2024495E8 UI: kondel
Welcome to UsenetArchives.com
We are one of the most extensive archives of Usenet newsgroups on the Internet, archiving hundreds of millions of Usenet posts.
The free of charge access is possible via the web interface, without a requirement for a third party Newsreader.
To access a specific newsgroup, search for the newsgroup name and navigate to the discussion thread of your choice.
Currently we're in the process of migration to a new database engine, to see the real-time collection stats, visit the Stats page.
We are working on a full content search capability, however, a feasible solution for such an extensive amount of content/data is costly. You can help us by becoming our Patron.close
Welcome to UsenetArchives.com - NFT Sale
The following URLs are currently listed for sale as NFTs:
Linus Torvalds (Creator of Linux) - First thread posted to Internet/Usenet (1991)About NFT
Linus Torvalds, widely known as the creator of Linux, made his first post to Usenet (the early equivalent of Internet forums) in January of 1991. Then only 21 years old Linus reports purchasing a new 'fine' computer (386,33 MHz), which was likely the same computer that he used for coding the initial version of the Linux kernel, announced only 3 months after this post.
Where to Buy
This NFT is currently listed for sale at: OpenSea.
After the purchase, you'll get an option to customize the webpage of the archived post with a link to your website and short text (up to 128 characters). You'll be also listed as a patron of UsenetArchives.com. I am willing to support this option to all future buyers, in case you decide to resell this NFT later.
Own & Support
Thank you for considering the purchase of this item. By purchasing this NFT, you'll be in a very tangible way supporting the future development of UsenetArchives.com, as well as subsidizing efforts of many enthusiasts trying to keep the early history of the Internet around for future generations.
The document is stored in the UsenetArchives.com archive at the following URL: https://usenetarchives.com/view.php?id=Linus_Torvalds_First_Thread