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[BKARTS] the at sign



The at sign is indeed very old; it has been a feature of typewriter keyboards since the late 19th century, and is, in fact, even older. Some authorities believe its use goes back to the Renaissance. A gripping article to look @ is:http://www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Internet/2002/HistoryofAtSign.asp

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