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Vintage Video Shows Internet-Like Interface for Online Shopping in 1969

Vintage Geek: Fingertip Shopping on the Internet in the '60s

This vintage video of the "Internet" in 1969 plays like a so-sexist-it's-silly scene from Mad Men. When describing the eventual conveniences, they point to online shopping — undertaken by the wife — and then establish that the husband then pays (complete with the man of the house shaking his head at the purchases). Dee-lightful!

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dreamie-me dreamie-me 7 years
Need one of these "husbands" to pay for my online purchases. LOL
eicmarie eicmarie 7 years
Was that a tablet he was using? Yay!
TawniRo TawniRo 7 years
I'm all about technology and development, so I can't wait to see what we have 30 or 40 years from now when we're shaking our heads at everything we have today.
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