The anniversary of “@”!!!

Posted: May 4, 2009 in Occasions, Technology
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“1536: Francesco Lapi, a Florentine merchant, uses the @ symbol while penning a letter. It’s the first recorded use of the “at” sign outside a monastery.” – Tony Long, Wired

Never would’ve thought of that! I guess, monks were geeks too 😀 Today, May 4th, marks this wonderful anniversary.

[via Wired]

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