First item ever bought and sold online was a bag of Marijuana - between Stanford and MIT students

First item ever bought and sold online was a bag of Marijuana - between Stanford and MIT students
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1971 or 1972: The ARPANET is used to arrange a cannabis sale between students at the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, later described as "the seminal act of e-commerce" in John Markoff's book What the Dormouse Said.[1] @Curionic

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