Twenty-nine years ago, the FBI raided one of the biggest bulletin board systems (BBS) of the 1990s. Somehow, it wasn’t because of all the porn they hosted.
"The 8-Bit Guy" came under fire for his teardown of a seemingly rare old computer, but followers started unearthing much older, more controversial content of his in the backlash.
In the 80s, a defining online phenomenon—being able to use the internet for free—came from (of all places) Cleveland. Here’s the story of the Free-Net.
83-year-old Ronald G. Wayne designed Apple’s first logo and cashed out his 10 percent share for just $800. But he would do it again in a heartbeat.
The breakthrough paves the way for an “etch-a-sketch of nanoscale electrical connections.”
Even today, retro-computing is carrying humanity to the edge of interstellar space.
The minicomputer maker Wang Laboratories ran an ad during the Super Bowl long before Apple did. So why did the company and its minicomputers become a footnote?
Illustrator and animator Steve Smith made a video about computer history because apparently Slugabed is not a fan.
The only thing that remains is to actually build it.