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13 Vintage Computer Ads Show How Far We've Come (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post     First Posted: 12/02/10 10:56 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 07:15 PM ET

"What the heck is electronic mail?" isn't something you typically hear today. Even moms and grandmas are on Facebook, and if you hand any of today's kids a smart phone they'll be downloading episodes of "Yo Gabba Gabba" before you can say "don't drop that."

Still, it wasn't too long ago that consumers were fascinated by the possibilities of computers, and these vintage ads prove that in a hilarious way. From those which show our former naivete of all things digital, to ads for hard drives that pale in comparison to an iPhone and cost exponentially more, we guarantee you'll get a kick out of these outdated tech-vertisements. Vote for your favorite!

What the heck is Electronic Mail?
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Whatever it is, it must be contained at all costs.

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