Words from Nerds 111: Seoul Man

Same3Guys Words from Nerds

Tech and International Travel:

  • what to be aware of when traveling internationally
  • what equipment do you need?
  • Coverage/roaming/data plans – $$$$
  • Maps and GPS – language?

Nerd News:

Nerd History:

  • May 22, 1819 – The SS Savannah leaves port at Savannah, Georgia, United States, on a voyage to become the first steamship to cross the Atlantic Ocean. The ship arrived at Liverpool, England on June 20.
  • May 24, 1844 – Samuel Morse sends the message “What hath God wrought” (a biblical quotation, Numbers 23:23) from the Old Supreme Court Chamber in the United States Capitol to his assistant, Alfred Vail, in Baltimore, Maryland to inaugurate the first telegraph line.
  • May 22, 1906 – The Wright brothers are granted U.S. patent number 821,393 for their “Flying-Machine“.
  • May 24, 1970 – The drilling of the Kola Superdeep Borehole begins in the Soviet Union.
  • May 22, 1990 – Microsoft releases the Windows 3.0 operating system.