Author Topic: The 8-Bit Guy - How Telephone Phreaking Worked  (Read 323 times)

Offline ma_xyz

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The 8-Bit Guy - How Telephone Phreaking Worked
« on: October 27, 2019, 09:34:07 AM »
Always interesting videos on this channel, seldom telco related, now there is one:

https://youtu.be/4tHyZdtXULw

Offline CanadianGuy

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Re: The 8-Bit Guy - How Telephone Phreaking Worked
« Reply #1 on: October 27, 2019, 06:37:17 PM »
I just LOVE the history of the phone network. I read the book Exploding the phone by Phil Lapsley. The audiobook is narrated by a former phone phreak who happens to have tons of historical recordings of the network from "phone trips" he took with friends.

Offline ma_xyz

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Re: The 8-Bit Guy - How Telephone Phreaking Worked
« Reply #2 on: October 29, 2019, 01:03:12 PM »
thanks for the book tip - did put it on reading to do list :-)