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The Start of Spam Dates Back To 1864

  • Forbes, Tuesday, April 17, 2018 9:07 AM

The first unsolicited electronic message was sent in 1864 when con men telegraphed shady investment offers via Western Union. And the first bulk email was sent in 1978. Court Stroud offers 25 historical facts about junk email. 

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