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In Reply to JWoody: "I don't think acorn coming up with Econet influenced anybody." Hermann Hauser said on the topic of Econet: 'I think we could easily have standardised had we realised that standards were becoming important. Then in 1984 it was basically copied by Apple, and it's now called AppleTalk'. So it didn't influence anybody, hmm?

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