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Slashdot Items Tagged "nostalgia"

Date / TimeStory
Thursday November 27, 2014 @12:17PM Edsac Goes Live, At UK's National Museum of Computing
Monday November 17, 2014 @05:52PM Real Steampunk Computer Brought Back To Life
Saturday November 15, 2014 @09:11AM R. A. Montgomery, Creator of the "Choose Your Own Adventure" Books, Dead At 78
Thursday November 06, 2014 @10:43AM Landfill Copies of Atari's 'E.T.' End Up On eBay
Thursday October 23, 2014 @10:32AM Apple 1 Sells At Auction For $905,000
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @10:23AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:37PM GNU Emacs 24.4 Released Today
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:32AM The Greatest Keyboard Ever Made
Thursday October 02, 2014 @01:27PM End of an Era: After a 30 Year Run, IBM Drops Support For Lotus 1-2-3
Thursday July 31, 2014 @02:37PM HP Gives OpenVMS New Life and Path To X86 Port
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @07:32AM Grandmother Buys Old Building In Japan And Finds 55 Classic Arcade Cabinets
Sunday June 29, 2014 @02:55PM EDSAC Diagrams Rediscovered
Saturday June 28, 2014 @07:26AM Ask Slashdot: Is It Feasible To Revive an Old Linux PC Setup?
Friday June 27, 2014 @06:44PM 2600 Distributor Withholds Money, Magazine's Future In Limbo
Monday June 23, 2014 @06:35PM How Disney Built and Programmed an Animatronic President
Friday June 20, 2014 @06:30AM After 47 Years, Computerworld Ceases Print Publication
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @01:34AM Homebrew Cray-1
Monday June 09, 2014 @09:45PM Recommendations For Classic Superhero Comic Collections?
Friday June 06, 2014 @08:28PM Tetris Turns 30
Sunday June 01, 2014 @11:42AM Grace Hopper Documentary Edges on Successful Crowdfunding
Saturday May 31, 2014 @02:40PM After the Sun (Microsystems) Sets, the Real Stories Come Out
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @11:51AM 50 Years Later, MIT Looks Back At AI and Networking Pioneer Project MAC
Thursday April 24, 2014 @08:26AM Previously Unknown Warhol Works Recovered From '80s Amiga Disks
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @07:40AM Meet the Diehards Who Refuse To Move On From Windows XP
Monday April 07, 2014 @01:05AM Fifty Years Ago IBM 'Bet the Company' On the 360 Series Mainframe
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @10:48PM The Inside Story of Gmail On Its Tenth Anniversary
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @08:17PM Website Simulates Amiga OS
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:33AM The Ephemerality and Reality of the Jetpack
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @08:52AM Merlin's Magic: The Inside Story of the First Mobile Game
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @08:26AM Harold Ramis Dies At 69
Sunday February 23, 2014 @03:01PM Nostalgic For the ZX Spectrum? Soon You Can Play With a New One
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @12:21PM IBM's PC Junior Turns 30, Too
Sunday January 26, 2014 @01:51PM Watch Steve Jobs Demo the Mac, In 1984
Saturday January 25, 2014 @02:13PM Schiller Says Apple Is the Last PC Maker From the Mac Era, Forgets About HP
Friday January 24, 2014 @06:04PM Apple Macintosh Turns 30
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @01:57AM Archive.org Hosts Massive Collection of MAME ROMs
Saturday December 28, 2013 @03:13PM Prince of Persia Level Editor 'Apoplexy' Reaches 2.0
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @07:53AM The Real Story of Hacking Together the Commodore C128
Friday November 22, 2013 @08:24PM The Art of Apple, In Pictures
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @11:45AM World War II's Last Surviving Doolittle Raiders Make Their Final Toast
Thursday November 07, 2013 @03:28PM Internet Archive's San Francisco Home Badly Damaged By Fire
Saturday November 02, 2013 @12:42PM Microspotting: Inside the Microsoft Archives
Friday October 25, 2013 @05:30PM The Internet Archive Switches To HTTPS Connections By Default
Sunday October 06, 2013 @12:17AM Over 100 Missing Episodes of Doctor Who Located
Thursday October 03, 2013 @09:46AM Finding a Tech Museum For Your Beloved Retired Computer(s)
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @06:41AM Everything You Needed To Know About the Internet In May, 1994
Friday August 30, 2013 @06:16PM BT Prepares To Pull Plug On Dial-Up
Sunday August 25, 2013 @11:11PM Linux 3.11-rc7 Release Celebrates 22 Years of Linux
Thursday August 08, 2013 @10:11AM Omni Magazine To Reboot
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @08:13AM The History of The Oregon Trail
Friday July 26, 2013 @06:26PM Windows NT Turns 20
Thursday July 25, 2013 @07:26AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Digital Media After Imaging?
Sunday July 14, 2013 @09:15PM In India, the Dot Dash Is Done
Sunday June 30, 2013 @02:18AM The Father of Civilization: Profile of Sid Meier
Friday June 28, 2013 @08:16PM Yahoo Puts AltaVista To Death
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @10:36AM Cray X-MP Simulator Resurrects Piece of Computer History
Friday June 21, 2013 @09:47PM 65 Years Ago, Manchester's 'Baby' Ran Electronically Stored Program
Saturday June 08, 2013 @12:15PM Gaming Roots: MUD and the Birth of MMOs
Sunday June 02, 2013 @05:16PM Salvaging E.T. In Software, Instead of New Mexico
Saturday June 01, 2013 @04:11PM Will Your Video Game Collection Appreciate Over Time?
Thursday May 23, 2013 @11:54AM Ethernet Turns 40
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @07:40AM Goodbye, Lotus 1-2-3
Tuesday May 14, 2013 @07:42AM Cosmos Remake Coming To Fox In 2014
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:41AM CERN Celebrates 20 Years of an Open Web (and Rebuilds 1st Web Page)
Thursday April 25, 2013 @11:10AM Texas Company's Antique Computers Are For Production, Not Display
Sunday April 07, 2013 @06:21PM LucasArts Employees Hold Wake & Eulogy; Vader Still Roams
Sunday April 07, 2013 @11:14AM Extended TeX: Past, Present, and Future
Thursday April 04, 2013 @08:43AM Rare Docs Show How Apple Created Apple II DOS
Tuesday April 02, 2013 @09:07AM Alan Kay Says iPad Betrays Xerox PARC Vision
Saturday March 23, 2013 @10:29AM Meet the Gamers Keeping Retro Consoles Alive
Monday March 18, 2013 @04:12PM Villians & Vigilantes Creators Win Lawsuit, Rights To Game
Thursday March 14, 2013 @03:29PM Solaris Machine Shut Down After 3737 Days of Uptime
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @07:54AM Don't Write Them Off: A Palm Retrospective
Sunday March 10, 2013 @12:47AM Multimorphic Teases Open Source Multi-Game Pinball
Saturday March 09, 2013 @03:08AM Computer History Museum Wants to Preserve Minitel History
Thursday March 07, 2013 @04:02PM Cherry's New Keyboard Switches Emulate IBM Model M Feel
Friday February 15, 2013 @07:49AM For Your Inspection: Source Code For Photoshop 1.0
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @09:25AM The History of Visual Development Environments
Friday January 04, 2013 @07:14PM Catch Up Via Video With World of Commodore 2012
Friday January 04, 2013 @07:05PM World of Commodore 2012 Videos Published
Thursday January 03, 2013 @09:19AM Elite Looks Set To Make a Comeback
Thursday January 03, 2013 @09:16AM Nokia N9: the World's Most Underrated Smartphone?
Sunday December 30, 2012 @09:58AM Early Apple Designs Revealed, Courtesy of Hartmut Esslinger
Wednesday December 26, 2012 @12:53PM Debian m68k Port Resurrected
Sunday December 23, 2012 @10:22AM Has Lego Sold Out?
Thursday December 13, 2012 @10:13AM Current Radio Rules Mean Sinclair ZX Spectrum Wouldn't Fly Today
Thursday December 06, 2012 @02:07PM Ask Slashdot: Old Technology Coexisting With New?
Thursday December 06, 2012 @12:54PM Tour the Turn of the Century Electrotherapy Museum (Video)
Saturday December 01, 2012 @09:29PM Nintendo Power's Final Cover
Saturday December 01, 2012 @05:03PM Mitsubishi Drops Bulky DLP TVs: End of an Era
Friday November 23, 2012 @11:30PM 1976 Polaroids of an Apple-1 Resurface
Monday October 22, 2012 @06:44AM Huston Huddleston Wants You To Help Save the Star Trek TNG Set
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:16AM Endeavour Arrives At California Science Center
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @09:54AM These 19th Century Postcards Predicted Our Future
Thursday August 30, 2012 @07:32AM The History of the Floppy Disk
Thursday August 30, 2012 @07:32AM Meet the Very First Rover To Land On Mars
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @11:14AM Welcome to the University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive (Video)
Sunday August 26, 2012 @08:36AM The Oatmeal's Fundraiser Tops $1M Toward Tesla Museum
Thursday August 16, 2012 @04:47PM Happy Birthday, Debian!
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @07:51AM Commodore 64 turns 30
Saturday July 21, 2012 @01:31PM Kids Still Playing Pokemon Like It's 1999
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @09:49AM How Icaros Desktop Brings the Amiga Experience To x86 PCs
Friday June 15, 2012 @11:39PM Looking Back At Australia's First Digital Computer
Friday June 15, 2012 @05:15PM Rare Operating Apple 1 Rakes In $374,500 At Sotheby's Auction
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @07:49AM The Greatest Machine Never Built
Sunday April 22, 2012 @09:36PM Sinclair ZX Spectrum 30th Anniversary
Saturday April 21, 2012 @07:20PM 30 Years of the TRS-80 Model 100
Thursday April 12, 2012 @10:44PM Hanging Out at Sun Studio, Where Rock and Roll Was Born (Video)
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @09:34AM AOL Patent Deal Means Microsoft Now Holds Vestiges of Netscape
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @07:37AM NASA Shuttle Discovery Set To Buzz Washington, DC
Saturday April 07, 2012 @10:25AM CPU DB: Looking At 40 Years of Processor Improvements
Thursday April 05, 2012 @09:29AM Browser Emulation of 1975 Computer Runs First 16-Bit Home Game
Thursday March 08, 2012 @09:33AM For Windows 8 Users, Stardock Revives the Start Menu
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @10:41AM 20th Anniversary of Michelangelo Virus Scare
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @09:21AM Slashdot Visits the Seattle Pinball Museum (Video)
Sunday February 12, 2012 @12:39PM NASA Unplugs Its Last Mainframe
Saturday February 11, 2012 @03:49PM TMS9918A Retro Video Chip Reimplemented In FPGA, With VGA Out
Thursday February 09, 2012 @11:30AM Sponsor a Valve On Colossus
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @08:00AM Tapeheads and the Quiet Return of VHS
Monday January 30, 2012 @12:11PM Sinclair ZX81 Made Out of Lego
Thursday January 26, 2012 @03:33PM For Sinclair Fans, The ZX81 Lives On
Thursday January 05, 2012 @08:11AM Looking Back At the Commodore 64
Saturday December 31, 2011 @12:18AM Before the iPhone, Apple's Stunning Phone From 1983
Friday December 02, 2011 @05:45PM The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix
Thursday December 01, 2011 @01:52PM Aleph One 1.0 Released
Thursday December 01, 2011 @08:36AM 30 Years of the BBC Micro
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @10:16AM Intel's 4004 Microprocessor Turns 40
Friday November 11, 2011 @06:00PM 60 Years of Business Computing Started With Tea Shops
Monday November 07, 2011 @01:02AM Cringely's Lost Jobs Interview: Coming To a Theater Near You
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @11:55AM Ask Florian Kaps of the Impossible Project
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @08:43AM Things That Turbo Pascal Is Smaller Than
Sunday October 23, 2011 @06:14PM Hyperion Promises An AmigaOS Netbook
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @06:53AM California Declares Today "Steve Jobs Day"
Monday October 10, 2011 @12:46AM Slate Reprints Blue-Box Article That Inspired Jobs
Saturday September 24, 2011 @09:16AM Work Underway To Finally Build Babbage's Analytical Engine
Thursday September 22, 2011 @01:29PM Opportunities From the Twilight of Moore's Law
Tuesday September 13, 2011 @07:50AM NASA Sells Space Food, Shuttle Tiles To Schools
Thursday September 08, 2011 @10:11AM 1970s Polaroid SX-70 Cameras Make a Comeback
Friday September 02, 2011 @11:31PM Newly Digitized Film Shows Ed Catmull's 3D Graphics From 1972
Saturday August 27, 2011 @01:14PM Tribute To Steve Jobs: a 21km Apple Logo in Tokyo
Saturday August 27, 2011 @08:49AM Linux Support Fades For 3Dfx Voodoo, Rage 128, VIA
Thursday August 25, 2011 @07:21PM The Press Reacts To Steve Jobs' Departure — in 1985
Monday August 22, 2011 @03:00PM Atari Targets Retro Community With Cease & Desist
Saturday August 20, 2011 @06:20AM A Decade of Haiku OS
Saturday August 06, 2011 @09:56AM World Wide Web Turns 20 Today
Tuesday July 19, 2011 @01:50PM Napkins and the History of Ethernet, Compaq, Facebook
Monday July 11, 2011 @11:42PM Exercise Your Thumbs and Eyeballs With a Tiny Space Invaders Cabinet
Monday July 11, 2011 @05:08PM 30th Anniversary of Donkey Kong
Saturday July 09, 2011 @10:00AM Sony Announces End For MiniDisc Walkman
Thursday July 07, 2011 @12:19PM 7 Days In Email Hell
Thursday June 23, 2011 @12:08PM Remembering Alan Turing On His 99th Birthday
Friday June 17, 2011 @05:31PM IBM Did Not Invent the Personal Computer
Thursday June 16, 2011 @01:44PM IBM Turns 100
Monday June 06, 2011 @10:13AM Usenet With a 30 Year Lag
Thursday May 26, 2011 @12:35PM Tunny Code-Breaker Rebuilt At Bletchley Park
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @06:36PM Ask Slashdot: DOSBox, or DOS Box?
Saturday May 14, 2011 @07:46AM The Arduino Project Gets a Core Memory Accessory
Friday May 13, 2011 @09:35PM Telehack Re-Creates the Internet of 25 Years Ago
Thursday May 12, 2011 @06:04PM Museum Helps Domesday Reloaded Project
Thursday May 05, 2011 @04:25PM Hewlett Packard's Cult Calculator Turns 30
Wednesday April 27, 2011 @04:34AM Last Typewriter Factory in the World Shuts Its Doors
Tuesday April 26, 2011 @06:12PM The iPad's Progenitor — 123 Years Ago
Thursday April 14, 2011 @07:16PM Looking Back: Games That Were Before Their Time
Thursday April 14, 2011 @04:00PM Vintage Soviet Space Capsule Sold For Record $2.9M
Friday April 08, 2011 @05:58PM Columbia University Ending the Kermit Project
Friday April 08, 2011 @05:52PM The New Commodore 64
Sunday April 03, 2011 @03:07PM A Multitasking GUI, Circa 1982
Friday April 01, 2011 @09:03PM The 30th Anniversary of Osborne Computer
Thursday March 31, 2011 @06:26PM San Francisco Opening Computer & Video Game Museum
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @12:48PM Discovery Heads Into Retirement
Thursday March 24, 2011 @02:40PM Ask Slashdot: How/Where To Start Watching Dr. Who?
Thursday March 24, 2011 @01:35PM How Mac OS X, 10 Today, Changed Apple's World
Thursday March 17, 2011 @03:32PM Is the Business Card Dead?
Tuesday March 15, 2011 @04:42PM 40th Anniversary of the Computer Virus
Tuesday March 01, 2011 @06:19PM Futureproofing Artifacts: Spacewar! 1962 In HTML5
Friday February 04, 2011 @08:28PM The modern FPS - as seen by the BBC in 1980
Thursday January 27, 2011 @02:46PM Kinect's Grandaddy Running On an Apple IIe In 1978
Wednesday January 19, 2011 @11:56PM PC Virus Turns 25
Saturday January 15, 2011 @02:45PM Happy 10th Birthday To Wikipedia
Thursday January 13, 2011 @09:48PM EDSAC Computer To Be Rebuilt
Thursday January 06, 2011 @09:49PM Preserving Great Tech For Posterity — the 6502
Saturday January 01, 2011 @09:00PM Some Hard Drive Nostalgia To Start Off the Year
Thursday November 25, 2010 @01:54PM 60 Years of Hamming Codes
Wednesday November 17, 2010 @12:14PM Is the Number Up For the Residential Phone Book?
Saturday November 13, 2010 @02:44AM Fight Begins To Secure Turing Papers For Bletchley Park Museum
Wednesday November 10, 2010 @01:13PM Digital Archaeology Show Reveals 'Lost' Web Sites
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @02:39PM Failed Controller-Free Gaming Devices of the Past
Tuesday November 09, 2010 @01:17PM Recalling Windows 1.0 At 25 Years
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @12:32PM 10th Birthday of ASIMO
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @11:17AM Mr. Pike, Tear Down This ASCII Wall!
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @10:50AM Typewriter Hacked To Play Zork
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @07:20PM How Allies Used Math Against German Tanks
Saturday October 23, 2010 @05:44PM Sony Discontinues the Walkman
Friday October 22, 2010 @09:15AM Where Are the Original PC Programmers Now?
Tuesday October 19, 2010 @07:26PM 3dfx Voodoo Graphic Card Emulation Coming To DOSBox
Tuesday October 19, 2010 @02:42PM Nintendo Entertainment System Turns 25
Monday October 18, 2010 @09:22AM Benoit Mandelbrot Dies At 85
Saturday October 09, 2010 @09:23PM 10/10/10 — a Nice Day To Celebrate the Meaning of Life
Saturday October 09, 2010 @07:21AM Interactive Text Adventures Come To the Kindle
Friday October 08, 2010 @06:57PM Watch the 1st American Newsreel of Sputnik Launch

"In the face of entropy and nothingness, you kind of have to pretend it's not there if you want to keep writing good code." -- Karl Lehenbauer

 



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