True. Emulation started way back in the late 80s, as you said. But Emulation on the Internet started in 1995. That is what I read off a web site ages ago. Don't remember what it was called.
Yes, I knew that UAE was originally designed for Unix. However, I did not take Unix into consideration while I ranted on. My fault. DosUAE was the next port.
Take in mind that while I ranted, I also discussed the problems I have with WinUAE not getting choppy sound. I still get choppy sound no matter which setting I have.