Retro Tech: Hyperconnectivity 

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How did we all get so hyperconnected? I’m taking a look at where it all started - the simple phone - and how things developed. How we went from answering machines to AOL messenger to Facetime. But I’m also taking a look at where it’s all going; and I’m looking at tech that will one day allow us to communicate telepathically.

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WMAaS 21 tunti sitten
I would be happy if in the next 40 years we would master the art of low latency high bitrate, lossless video and Audio calling so your phone calls and video chats sound like hd FIplace videos or podcasts
Alexius Corylus
Alexius Corylus Päivä sitten
5:45 when I was 10, I remember in the year 2000 when I was watching a pokemon on TV and professor OAK spoke with ASH on the videophone on the wall, I remember thinking with such excitement - wow, what if a cellphone had that ability. And we have it now, literally everything in one device. 10 year old me is happy to death right now
Sulthan Alam
Sulthan Alam 6 päivää sitten
Imagining cryptocurrency will be the content of retro tech 40 years ahead
Ted Alexander
Ted Alexander 8 päivää sitten
I don't know about anyone else, but the idea of having something implanted into my brain to communicate with another and hearing them in my head is so unsettling. I rather stay the way I am than being one step closer to becoming like the Borg.
Alan Reitman
Alan Reitman 13 päivää sitten
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kooltonez jack
kooltonez jack 20 päivää sitten
Steph is from Philly..she a Philly JAWN 😎👍
nispen 20 päivää sitten
Why are you not looking at us?
Chris Wellz
Chris Wellz 20 päivää sitten
I was briefly on AIM, I was mainly on Yahoo Instant Messenger. But how I got my friends was through social media websites like Black Planet, Myspace, Crushspot, Mocospace, Tagged. THOSE WERE THE DAYS! Ain't nothing like web camming it up to a friend from 600 miles away.
Luke Thompson
Luke Thompson 20 päivää sitten
Anyone else noticed that ReactOS was used rather than XP for AIM?
Derek Fletcher
Derek Fletcher 21 päivä sitten
Best video online right now! I'm Canadian so we had msn messenger (which I'm sure lots of Americans had too) and it was a copy and paste exp to AIM :) so so good to see!
DaniPooo 22 päivää sitten
Problem with Communication via though is that it's difficult to keep your mind from drifting or spontaniously thinking things that you don't really want to say. Perhaps you could think with commands, something like "quote Hi mom I'm doing fine! endquote" And everything you think that are not whithin quotes won't be transmitted? I feel like opening my mind to someone else like that would make me feel more naked than actually being naked. I'd really like to have full control with a tool like that. I'm not sure but I feel like an actual pure mindreading tool is something that would probably only be used in policework and/or by the military if we ever get there.
James Goes
James Goes 23 päivää sitten
It's amazing how the concept of the smartphone was never really given much serious discussion 30 years ago. It makes me wonder if there is technology that will be as prolific as the smartphone in the future that we are overlooking.
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vonchka moti 23 päivää sitten
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Holder Juny 24 päivää sitten
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3rdPinEye 25 päivää sitten
We will see what happens when neuralink or someone else makes something worthwhile.
woulg 25 päivää sitten
I really wish they did a quick stop on mIRC or IRC hahah, those days were so wild for me. Also wish they mentioned how w AIM and early social media people would like, graffiti their handle on the bus and stuff and you could meet people randomly like that, there were sooooo many ways to meet random people but it was a bit different because you couldn't tell anything about them without talking to them. Like they didn't usually have a profile or anything you just had to talk to them to see if they were cool or not
Mikal Brown
Mikal Brown 25 päivää sitten
Mans never seen the AOL Running Man 🤯
whosnkn 25 päivää sitten
No mention of Bell Picturephone?
Majid Osei
Majid Osei 25 päivää sitten
And if it chewed up the tape in the cassette and anyone else other than Phone-Mate fixed it. It would stop working.
Bob Smith
Bob Smith 27 päivää sitten
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LonerStoner Studios
LonerStoner Studios 27 päivää sitten
8:59 Micheal mjd fans?
Suman Das
Suman Das 28 päivää sitten
♥️♥️♥️awesome 😍👌🏻
V.S.M.O CH 28 päivää sitten
When daredevil talks to stick in mind. This is the feels like. And the flashed barry Allen too, maybe.
Arkaprava Manna
Arkaprava Manna 28 päivää sitten
Old communication feels different. And really liked the guests this episode.
Alvarian Uukausi sitten
This entire seires is just people being shocked that marques doesn't know anything about anything
Andrew Sturgess
Andrew Sturgess Uukausi sitten
When AIM replaced the initial AOL instant message it was a game changer because it integrated image sharing through messages. This inevitably led to ubiquitous cultural phenomena like memes, selfies, and something I was a super early pioneer of (for better or worse) - the “filter”. I had a serial-connected Connectix QuickCam, a few design apps like (a very much bootlegged) PhotoShop 3.1, Kai’s Power Tools and Macromedia Painter, and would just go to town on my pics (just called pics. Selfie wasn’t a word yet)... adding layers of color to the greyscale images, throwing on weird text or stupid sarcastic captions, or just drawing some strange setting to make the otherwise kind of boring (yet still awesome) 16 shade greyscale 160x120 pixel QuickCam pics look more like a statement than a snapshot. I’ve still got some OG “filtered” pics from 1995-1998 I made before escaping to art school and eventually getting acquainted with a proper digital camera. AOL and AIM was the Wild West in the 90s and early 2000s, it was kind of awesome because everything about the internet was so new and otherworldly compared to now where it’s almost totally integrated with everything we do. The QuickCam and the Color QuickCam were certified dope.
Nor Din
Nor Din Uukausi sitten
Always look back in the past to get educated.. often times we take things for granted and that also limit our imagination of what the future could be.
Chandra Budiman
Chandra Budiman Uukausi sitten
With telephone u didnt have to get out of your house and meet someone to talk to them, just call them. With computers and smartphones u dont have to speak to communicate with someone, just type it out. Now with this nextmind device u dont even have to do anything, just think about it. All the improvements in technology always makes us do less. Soon when everything is replaced with robots and tech, whats even the purpose of human life?
Stephan Doiron
Stephan Doiron Uukausi sitten
I find Marques to be monotone and tedious to listen to at the best of times but to watch this series where he reviews old tech with a mostly modern filter is just a non starter for me. Was looking forward to the nostalgia trip but the last few videos I've watched have been mostly a big yawn. Didn't even make it 5 minutes into this one.
Aaron Zhang
Aaron Zhang Uukausi sitten
I actually own a tel mouse...
Kunal Nadkarni
Kunal Nadkarni Uukausi sitten
Mind = 🤯 with the mind reading tech and dis not know we are so close with this. This is so amazing. Thanks for these episodes Marques 😊👍
KrazedKoala Uukausi sitten
This man started face timing the rock....
Bryan Veloso
Bryan Veloso Uukausi sitten
How about mIRC? :D Hahaha!
Colin S
Colin S Uukausi sitten
I will be the first to sign up for the nuera link or whatever brain chip comes up 💪🏾
MrB8boy Uukausi sitten
Classic one: asl?
Brad Loves Black Girls
Brad Loves Black Girls Uukausi sitten
Chuck Nice's wife sounds like an absolute headache
u4site 4u2
u4site 4u2 Uukausi sitten
As a matter of fact lol what's synonymous with computers back in the day right along with that annoying sound it when you put it up your computer and try to get on the internet
u4site 4u2
u4site 4u2 Uukausi sitten
AOL wow it was synonymous with computers
Dan M.
Dan M. Uukausi sitten
react OS....wow
Siddhartha Shankar Dey
Siddhartha Shankar Dey Uukausi sitten
Marquess has 2 "s" So does "Glassmorphism"
Dailey Dose of Joseph
Dailey Dose of Joseph Uukausi sitten
I can't wait to do another FIplace Premium trial this time next year.
TheGrayWolf Uukausi sitten
How did he get AIM working, haven't the servers been down since 2017?
Matias Cedeira
Matias Cedeira Uukausi sitten
AaiMNr_ Uukausi sitten
Didn't use AOL messenger, but I'm familiar with dial up. And MySpace lol
CRAZY CHIPMUNK Uukausi sitten
CRAZY CHIPMUNK Uukausi sitten
william bleux
william bleux Uukausi sitten
And how was editing videos at the time ?
william bleux
william bleux Uukausi sitten
2:41 I did that and it did not end well
Samy Basile
Samy Basile Uukausi sitten
Seeing AIM, just threw me back to my childhood
Tushar Sharma
Tushar Sharma Uukausi sitten
13:19 when you see his probe lens for the first time
Nathan Garcia
Nathan Garcia Uukausi sitten
This video is such a waste of time why did you even do this
Nathan Garcia
Nathan Garcia Uukausi sitten
Fuck this video looks like you put no time into this what a bum
IamVeryAnonymous Uukausi sitten
I dont get ads cuz i am using free adblocker
AgentStarke Uukausi sitten
Those AIM sounds are triggering my latent teenage social anxiety
Tre916 Uukausi sitten
OMG, I'm 36 and watching Marques struggle with a cassette tape made my back hurt...
Levente Krisztián Büte
29, but... the same. But even just seeing him how he uses instant messaging. Jeez... 😬
Tony T. aka DoubleT23
Tony T. aka DoubleT23 Uukausi sitten
I lowkey want AIM back!
Matt Reid
Matt Reid Uukausi sitten
I can't keep up with the super fast cuts in this video. I guess that's the way all things are edited now a days
Michael J. O’Neill
Michael J. O’Neill Uukausi sitten
Omg that AIM and AOL segment really brought the memories out for me. Really was peak nostalgia.
Get Me Coding
Get Me Coding Uukausi sitten
I really enjoy what you are doing here. Looking forward sometimes means looking at the past. These videos you have allow us to do that. To answer your question.... we still haven't arrived and we have alot of work still to do on so many levels.
Edward Hodge
Edward Hodge Uukausi sitten
Yatindra Manas
Yatindra Manas Uukausi sitten
16:03 Is this a hint to a future video appearance?!👀🤕😳🤯
Dire Needs
Dire Needs Uukausi sitten
I retired my answering machine 4 or 5 years ago.
Cena Shahbazi
Cena Shahbazi Uukausi sitten
mind transfer download n upload it
Lightfire 360
Lightfire 360 Uukausi sitten
How did they not say anything about neurolink at the end. Especially marques as an elon musk Fan. Neurolink is working on the brainchips right now. They just Regenten uploaded a Video of a monkey playing Pong just with his mind. They are aiming for comunication inside the brain for the next 5 to 10 years
Stormy Weather
Stormy Weather Uukausi sitten
Yet we're 50 years or more behind the military.
Rockin Robin
Rockin Robin Uukausi sitten
that mitubishi one is like snapchat
donald johnson
donald johnson Uukausi sitten
American On Hold
yolodancers Uukausi sitten
AOL disappeared like only 10 years ago.
nintyoneys Uukausi sitten
I cant believe I'm 4 years older than you and I experienced everything in this video from the 90s.
Miggy Balba
Miggy Balba Uukausi sitten
That old landline that transmits photos was surely used for sending nudes back in the day. Lol.
joytekb Uukausi sitten
Looking at all this old tech it is easy to see how much Apple changed the world.
Sir Mr Jason
Sir Mr Jason Uukausi sitten
Okay you bring me back to my childhood this is scary 😂
Jay Spice
Jay Spice Uukausi sitten
Of course it's from 1984.... Hypoconnectivity is Orwellian
K sweeney
K sweeney Uukausi sitten
How has Marques never used AOL or a home landline phone?? I was born 6 months before him and I used ALL of those things. Super cool to be able to see the tech improve so fast. Still remember using AIM to message all my friends lol
Jason Cardoz
Jason Cardoz Uukausi sitten
Never used AIM but used Windows Messenger, that was a throwback 😂
marko robenhurst
marko robenhurst Uukausi sitten
did he really call his wife with that phone?? how cheap is the phone plan with old video phone?
天秀tm Uukausi sitten
Scally Uukausi sitten
13:52 notice how they are using reactOS and not Windows 98...
NostradamAssHat Uukausi sitten
The stuff in the end of this video sounds awesome and also like a privacy nightmare. If I could have something that allows me to send a message to someone else through brain to brain contact but there isn't a business involved, I'd be all for it. But you know Verizon or Google or Facebook will want to be involved so they can listen in for advertisement purposes.
Jose Trevino
Jose Trevino Uukausi sitten
Psalm 24 1 The earth is the Lord’s, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein. 2 For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods. 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? Or who shall stand in his holy place? 4 He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully. 5 He shall receive the blessing from the Lord, and righteousness from the God of his salvation. 6 This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek thy face, O Jacob. Selah. 7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. 8 Who is this King of Glory? The Lord strong and mighty, The Lord mighty in battle. 9 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of Glory shall come in. 10 Who is this King of glory? The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selah.
Стоил Стоилов
So I would be able to RickRoll my buddies with.. MY MIND?!?!!?
Varun VC
Varun VC Uukausi sitten
10:05 1998, and Windows XP? i like him though
Varun VC
Varun VC Uukausi sitten
10:08 holy shit! that came very nostalgic
aneebaba06 Uukausi sitten
Am I the only one who had a portable CD player among those watching? I'm 39 years old haha.
Brandon Akey
Brandon Akey Uukausi sitten
Okay.. seriously. Adding a shit ton of rapidly changing camera angles, most of which feel like they are being held by a drunk person doesn't make your content more interesting!!! It's just annoying! It's not 'cool', it's not 'edgy', it's not 'professional' its. Just. Annoying. The angle changes once every second in some parts! Seriously! Sorry, I really had to get that off my chest. Have a nice day. Cheers!
MrDryhammer Uukausi sitten
16:03 facetiming "The Rock". Waiting for the collaboration! 👀🎉
Kirk McCosker
Kirk McCosker Uukausi sitten
god I feel old now.
Shannon M
Shannon M Uukausi sitten
watching you describe the answering machine made me feel so ancient lol i just turned 40
Mobeek Uukausi sitten
So, that dude created an entire machine that reads your brain but can't figure how to whiten his teeth?
Yue Fan
Yue Fan Uukausi sitten
I love the Chumbawumba reference but it doesn't make sense! As soon as the dialup connection disconnects (and your computer is no longer connected to the AIM server), away messages won't work anymore.
Mobeek Uukausi sitten
"1998" but using Windows XP... use Win 98, my dude.
Kevin McDaniel
Kevin McDaniel Uukausi sitten
'64 NY World's Fair; Video Phones...
Kevin McDaniel
Kevin McDaniel Uukausi sitten
Guess ya"ll didn't know that people were once hired to serve as your answering machine...ANSWERING SERVICES
Blah Lbah
Blah Lbah Uukausi sitten
We're already having issues with just a simple vaccine. How in the world will folks "pitch" a neural implant tech to us? XD. But then again, if AOL was able to "sell" itself to the masses, I guess it's possible.
MakeMoneyTV Uukausi sitten
Telepathy and Time Travel next please
Wirajitha Wickramathilake
SevenDeMagnus Uukausi sitten
KBOS Aviation
KBOS Aviation Uukausi sitten
I really liked this episode. I used to be a beta tester for AOL's first Windows version back on Windows 3.0 LOL :-)
Derek Johnson
Derek Johnson Uukausi sitten
with how picky this dude is with Apple products I can't even imagine his product reviews from the 80s LOL