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"One of the great tragedies of mankind is that morality has been hijacked by religion. So now people assume that religion and morality have a necessary connection."
- Arthur C. Clarke

Newspad Electronic Newspaper  
  An electronic version of a newspaper.  

This seems like a pretty good early description of a newspaper website, like nytimes.com or wsj.com.

When he tired of official reports and memoranda and minutes, he would plug his foolscap-sized Newspad into the ship's information circuit and scan the latest reports from Earth. One by one he would conjure up the world's major electronic papers; he knew the codes of the more important ones by heart, and had no need to consult the list on the back of his pad. Switching to the display unit's short-term memory, he would hold the front page while he quickly searched the headlines and noted the items that interested him...
From 2001: A Space Odyssey , by Arthur C. Clarke.
Published by Del Rey in 1968
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