Was This the Best Small Computer of the 90s?
The keyboard-laden Psion Series 3 personal digital assistant helped prove that computers could be both small and highly functional—though the real star of the device turned out to be its operating system.
Microsoft Tightened Its Grip on 90s Internet With This Janky Editor
FrontPage tried to solve an important problem in the early-internet era—the idea of making web design accessible to mere mortals—but the code wasn’t so hot.
This Build-It-Yourself Watch from the 70s Was Impossible to Put Together
The story of the Sinclair Black Watch, a digital watch that, for some reason, was sold in kit form. It was not an easy watch to build.
How Airlines Fell in Love with In-Flight Movies, and Why They're Breaking Up
The in-flight entertainment system was once a novel idea that kept passengers enthralled. Now, the systems are expensive, outdated, and hard to upgrade.