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Slashdot Items Tagged "nostalgia"

Date / TimeStory
Saturday June 27, 2015 @02:49PM GA Tech Researchers Train Computer To Create New "Mario Brothers" Levels
Friday June 26, 2015 @10:22AM How Etak Built a Car Navigation System In 1985
Friday June 26, 2015 @09:18AM Lenovo Could Remake the ThinkPad X300 With Current Technologies
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:50AM The Rebirth of Arcade Racers -- On Kickstarter
Sunday June 14, 2015 @04:21PM Woz To Be Immortalized In Wax
Friday June 12, 2015 @06:34PM Commodore PC Still Controls Heat and A/C At 19 Michigan Public Schools
Thursday June 11, 2015 @12:59PM PHP At 20: From Pet Project To Powerhouse
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:43AM Mystery Woman Recycles $200,000 Apple I Computer
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:09PM 25 Years Today - Windows 3.0
Thursday May 21, 2015 @11:11AM In 1984, Jobs and Wozniak Talk About Apple's Earliest Days
Thursday May 14, 2015 @01:39PM Rediscovered Lucas-Commissioned Short "Black Angel" Released On YouTube
Wednesday May 13, 2015 @09:14AM (Hack) and Slash: Doing the LORD's Work
Saturday May 02, 2015 @10:04PM Bill Gates Owes His Career To Steven Spielberg's Dad; You May, Too
Saturday April 04, 2015 @04:48PM Building an NES Emulator
Friday April 03, 2015 @06:27PM Microsoft Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Thursday March 19, 2015 @04:36PM "Descent" Goes For a Crowdfunding Reboot (and a Linux Version)
Saturday March 07, 2015 @02:18PM Ask Slashdot: Best Strategies For Teaching Kids CS Skills With Basic?
Monday March 02, 2015 @10:12PM Games Workshop At 40: How They Brought D&D To Britain
Tuesday February 24, 2015 @09:42AM Is Sega the Next Atari?
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:43PM 1950s Toy That Included Actual Uranium Ore Goes On Display At Museum
Sunday January 25, 2015 @04:47PM A Call That Made History, 100 Years Ago Today
Sunday January 25, 2015 @01:39PM Ask Slashdot: Is Pascal Underrated?
Saturday January 24, 2015 @05:45PM Ask Slashdot: Where Can You Get a Good 3-Button Mouse Today?
Thursday January 22, 2015 @11:28AM The Untold Story of the Invention of the Game Cartridge
Thursday January 22, 2015 @10:19AM User Plea Means EISA Support Not Removed From Linux
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @10:23AM NJ Museum Revives TIROS Satellite Dish After 40 Years
Sunday January 18, 2015 @06:40PM Nintendo Power Glove Used To Create 'Robot Chicken'
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @10:39AM Microsoft Ends Mainstream Support For Windows 7
Sunday January 11, 2015 @08:11PM Rare Recalled NES Game Stadium Events On Ebay For $99,000
Thursday December 25, 2014 @01:10PM US Navy Sells 'Top Gun' Aircraft Carrier For One Penny
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @09:23AM The Joker Behind the Signetics 25120 Write-Only Memory Chip Hoax
Friday December 12, 2014 @08:42PM Apple's iPod Classic Refuses To Die
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:04AM Dad Makes His Kid Play Through All Video Game History In Chronological Order
Thursday December 04, 2014 @12:14PM Woz Downplays the Significance of Apple's Startup Garage
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @09:51AM Microsoft's Age-Old Image Library 'Clip Art' Is No More
Friday November 28, 2014 @02:54AM Edsac Goes Live, At UK's National Museum of Computing
Monday November 17, 2014 @06:52PM Real Steampunk Computer Brought Back To Life
Saturday November 15, 2014 @10:11AM R. A. Montgomery, Creator of the "Choose Your Own Adventure" Books, Dead At 78
Thursday November 06, 2014 @11:43AM Landfill Copies of Atari's 'E.T.' End Up On eBay
Thursday October 23, 2014 @11:32AM Apple 1 Sells At Auction For $905,000
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @11:23AM Xerox Alto Source Code Released To Public
Monday October 20, 2014 @05:37PM GNU Emacs 24.4 Released Today
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:32AM The Greatest Keyboard Ever Made
Thursday October 02, 2014 @02:27PM End of an Era: After a 30 Year Run, IBM Drops Support For Lotus 1-2-3
Thursday July 31, 2014 @03:37PM HP Gives OpenVMS New Life and Path To X86 Port
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @08:32AM Grandmother Buys Old Building In Japan And Finds 55 Classic Arcade Cabinets
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:55PM EDSAC Diagrams Rediscovered
Saturday June 28, 2014 @08:26AM Ask Slashdot: Is It Feasible To Revive an Old Linux PC Setup?
Friday June 27, 2014 @07:44PM 2600 Distributor Withholds Money, Magazine's Future In Limbo
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:35PM How Disney Built and Programmed an Animatronic President
Friday June 20, 2014 @07:30AM After 47 Years, Computerworld Ceases Print Publication
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @02:34AM Homebrew Cray-1
Monday June 09, 2014 @10:45PM Recommendations For Classic Superhero Comic Collections?
Friday June 06, 2014 @09:28PM Tetris Turns 30
Sunday June 01, 2014 @12:42PM Grace Hopper Documentary Edges on Successful Crowdfunding
Saturday May 31, 2014 @03:40PM After the Sun (Microsystems) Sets, the Real Stories Come Out
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @12:51PM 50 Years Later, MIT Looks Back At AI and Networking Pioneer Project MAC
Thursday April 24, 2014 @09:26AM Previously Unknown Warhol Works Recovered From '80s Amiga Disks
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @08:40AM Meet the Diehards Who Refuse To Move On From Windows XP
Monday April 07, 2014 @02:05AM Fifty Years Ago IBM 'Bet the Company' On the 360 Series Mainframe
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @11:48PM The Inside Story of Gmail On Its Tenth Anniversary
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @09:17PM Website Simulates Amiga OS
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @10:33AM The Ephemerality and Reality of the Jetpack
Tuesday March 04, 2014 @09:52AM Merlin's Magic: The Inside Story of the First Mobile Game
Tuesday February 25, 2014 @09:26AM Harold Ramis Dies At 69
Sunday February 23, 2014 @04:01PM Nostalgic For the ZX Spectrum? Soon You Can Play With a New One
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:21PM IBM's PC Junior Turns 30, Too
Sunday January 26, 2014 @02:51PM Watch Steve Jobs Demo the Mac, In 1984
Saturday January 25, 2014 @03:13PM Schiller Says Apple Is the Last PC Maker From the Mac Era, Forgets About HP
Friday January 24, 2014 @07:04PM Apple Macintosh Turns 30
Tuesday December 31, 2013 @02:57AM Archive.org Hosts Massive Collection of MAME ROMs
Saturday December 28, 2013 @04:13PM Prince of Persia Level Editor 'Apoplexy' Reaches 2.0
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:53AM The Real Story of Hacking Together the Commodore C128
Friday November 22, 2013 @09:24PM The Art of Apple, In Pictures
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @12:45PM World War II's Last Surviving Doolittle Raiders Make Their Final Toast
Thursday November 07, 2013 @04:28PM Internet Archive's San Francisco Home Badly Damaged By Fire
Saturday November 02, 2013 @01:42PM Microspotting: Inside the Microsoft Archives
Friday October 25, 2013 @06:30PM The Internet Archive Switches To HTTPS Connections By Default
Sunday October 06, 2013 @01:17AM Over 100 Missing Episodes of Doctor Who Located
Thursday October 03, 2013 @10:46AM Finding a Tech Museum For Your Beloved Retired Computer(s)
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @07:41AM Everything You Needed To Know About the Internet In May, 1994
Friday August 30, 2013 @07:16PM BT Prepares To Pull Plug On Dial-Up
Monday August 26, 2013 @12:11AM Linux 3.11-rc7 Release Celebrates 22 Years of Linux
Thursday August 08, 2013 @11:11AM Omni Magazine To Reboot
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @09:13AM The History of The Oregon Trail
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:26PM Windows NT Turns 20
Thursday July 25, 2013 @08:26AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Digital Media After Imaging?
Sunday July 14, 2013 @10:15PM In India, the Dot Dash Is Done
Sunday June 30, 2013 @03:18AM The Father of Civilization: Profile of Sid Meier
Friday June 28, 2013 @09:16PM Yahoo Puts AltaVista To Death
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @11:36AM Cray X-MP Simulator Resurrects Piece of Computer History
Friday June 21, 2013 @10:47PM 65 Years Ago, Manchester's 'Baby' Ran Electronically Stored Program
Saturday June 08, 2013 @01:15PM Gaming Roots: MUD and the Birth of MMOs
Sunday June 02, 2013 @06:16PM Salvaging E.T. In Software, Instead of New Mexico
Saturday June 01, 2013 @05:11PM Will Your Video Game Collection Appreciate Over Time?
Thursday May 23, 2013 @12:54PM Ethernet Turns 40
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @08:40AM Goodbye, Lotus 1-2-3
Tuesday May 14, 2013 @08:42AM Cosmos Remake Coming To Fox In 2014
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @09:41AM CERN Celebrates 20 Years of an Open Web (and Rebuilds 1st Web Page)
Thursday April 25, 2013 @12:10PM Texas Company's Antique Computers Are For Production, Not Display
Sunday April 07, 2013 @07:21PM LucasArts Employees Hold Wake & Eulogy; Vader Still Roams
Sunday April 07, 2013 @12:14PM Extended TeX: Past, Present, and Future
Thursday April 04, 2013 @09:43AM Rare Docs Show How Apple Created Apple II DOS
Tuesday April 02, 2013 @10:07AM Alan Kay Says iPad Betrays Xerox PARC Vision
Saturday March 23, 2013 @11:29AM Meet the Gamers Keeping Retro Consoles Alive
Monday March 18, 2013 @05:12PM Villians & Vigilantes Creators Win Lawsuit, Rights To Game
Thursday March 14, 2013 @04:29PM Solaris Machine Shut Down After 3737 Days of Uptime
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @08:54AM Don't Write Them Off: A Palm Retrospective
Sunday March 10, 2013 @01:47AM Multimorphic Teases Open Source Multi-Game Pinball
Saturday March 09, 2013 @04:08AM Computer History Museum Wants to Preserve Minitel History
Thursday March 07, 2013 @05:02PM Cherry's New Keyboard Switches Emulate IBM Model M Feel
Friday February 15, 2013 @08:49AM For Your Inspection: Source Code For Photoshop 1.0
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @10:25AM The History of Visual Development Environments
Friday January 04, 2013 @08:14PM Catch Up Via Video With World of Commodore 2012
Friday January 04, 2013 @08:05PM World of Commodore 2012 Videos Published
Thursday January 03, 2013 @10:19AM Elite Looks Set To Make a Comeback
Thursday January 03, 2013 @10:16AM Nokia N9: the World's Most Underrated Smartphone?
Sunday December 30, 2012 @10:58AM Early Apple Designs Revealed, Courtesy of Hartmut Esslinger
Wednesday December 26, 2012 @01:53PM Debian m68k Port Resurrected
Sunday December 23, 2012 @11:22AM Has Lego Sold Out?
Thursday December 13, 2012 @11:13AM Current Radio Rules Mean Sinclair ZX Spectrum Wouldn't Fly Today
Thursday December 06, 2012 @03:07PM Ask Slashdot: Old Technology Coexisting With New?
Thursday December 06, 2012 @01:54PM Tour the Turn of the Century Electrotherapy Museum (Video)
Saturday December 01, 2012 @10:29PM Nintendo Power's Final Cover
Saturday December 01, 2012 @06:03PM Mitsubishi Drops Bulky DLP TVs: End of an Era
Saturday November 24, 2012 @12:30AM 1976 Polaroids of an Apple-1 Resurface
Monday October 22, 2012 @07:44AM Huston Huddleston Wants You To Help Save the Star Trek TNG Set
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @11:16AM Endeavour Arrives At California Science Center
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @10:54AM These 19th Century Postcards Predicted Our Future
Thursday August 30, 2012 @08:32AM The History of the Floppy Disk
Thursday August 30, 2012 @08:32AM Meet the Very First Rover To Land On Mars
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @12:14PM Welcome to the University of Michigan's Computer and Video Game Archive (Video)
Sunday August 26, 2012 @09:36AM The Oatmeal's Fundraiser Tops $1M Toward Tesla Museum
Thursday August 16, 2012 @05:47PM Happy Birthday, Debian!
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @08:51AM Commodore 64 turns 30
Saturday July 21, 2012 @02:31PM Kids Still Playing Pokemon Like It's 1999
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @10:49AM How Icaros Desktop Brings the Amiga Experience To x86 PCs
Saturday June 16, 2012 @12:39AM Looking Back At Australia's First Digital Computer
Friday June 15, 2012 @06:15PM Rare Operating Apple 1 Rakes In $374,500 At Sotheby's Auction
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @08:49AM The Greatest Machine Never Built
Sunday April 22, 2012 @10:36PM Sinclair ZX Spectrum 30th Anniversary
Saturday April 21, 2012 @08:20PM 30 Years of the TRS-80 Model 100
Thursday April 12, 2012 @11:44PM Hanging Out at Sun Studio, Where Rock and Roll Was Born (Video)
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @10:34AM AOL Patent Deal Means Microsoft Now Holds Vestiges of Netscape
Tuesday April 10, 2012 @08:37AM NASA Shuttle Discovery Set To Buzz Washington, DC
Saturday April 07, 2012 @11:25AM CPU DB: Looking At 40 Years of Processor Improvements
Thursday April 05, 2012 @10:29AM Browser Emulation of 1975 Computer Runs First 16-Bit Home Game
Thursday March 08, 2012 @10:33AM For Windows 8 Users, Stardock Revives the Start Menu
Tuesday March 06, 2012 @11:41AM 20th Anniversary of Michelangelo Virus Scare
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @10:21AM Slashdot Visits the Seattle Pinball Museum (Video)
Sunday February 12, 2012 @01:39PM NASA Unplugs Its Last Mainframe
Saturday February 11, 2012 @04:49PM TMS9918A Retro Video Chip Reimplemented In FPGA, With VGA Out
Thursday February 09, 2012 @12:30PM Sponsor a Valve On Colossus
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @09:00AM Tapeheads and the Quiet Return of VHS
Monday January 30, 2012 @01:11PM Sinclair ZX81 Made Out of Lego
Thursday January 26, 2012 @04:33PM For Sinclair Fans, The ZX81 Lives On
Thursday January 05, 2012 @09:11AM Looking Back At the Commodore 64
Saturday December 31, 2011 @01:18AM Before the iPhone, Apple's Stunning Phone From 1983
Friday December 02, 2011 @06:45PM The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix
Thursday December 01, 2011 @02:52PM Aleph One 1.0 Released
Thursday December 01, 2011 @09:36AM 30 Years of the BBC Micro
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @11:16AM Intel's 4004 Microprocessor Turns 40
Friday November 11, 2011 @07:00PM 60 Years of Business Computing Started With Tea Shops
Monday November 07, 2011 @02:02AM Cringely's Lost Jobs Interview: Coming To a Theater Near You
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @12:55PM Ask Florian Kaps of the Impossible Project
Tuesday November 01, 2011 @09:43AM Things That Turbo Pascal Is Smaller Than
Sunday October 23, 2011 @07:14PM Hyperion Promises An AmigaOS Netbook
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @07:53AM California Declares Today "Steve Jobs Day"
Monday October 10, 2011 @01:46AM Slate Reprints Blue-Box Article That Inspired Jobs
Saturday September 24, 2011 @10:16AM Work Underway To Finally Build Babbage's Analytical Engine
Thursday September 22, 2011 @02:29PM Opportunities From the Twilight of Moore's Law
Tuesday September 13, 2011 @08:50AM NASA Sells Space Food, Shuttle Tiles To Schools
Thursday September 08, 2011 @11:11AM 1970s Polaroid SX-70 Cameras Make a Comeback
Saturday September 03, 2011 @12:31AM Newly Digitized Film Shows Ed Catmull's 3D Graphics From 1972
Saturday August 27, 2011 @02:14PM Tribute To Steve Jobs: a 21km Apple Logo in Tokyo
Saturday August 27, 2011 @09:49AM Linux Support Fades For 3Dfx Voodoo, Rage 128, VIA
Thursday August 25, 2011 @08:21PM The Press Reacts To Steve Jobs' Departure — in 1985
Monday August 22, 2011 @04:00PM Atari Targets Retro Community With Cease & Desist
Saturday August 20, 2011 @07:20AM A Decade of Haiku OS
Saturday August 06, 2011 @10:56AM World Wide Web Turns 20 Today
Tuesday July 19, 2011 @02:50PM Napkins and the History of Ethernet, Compaq, Facebook
Tuesday July 12, 2011 @12:42AM Exercise Your Thumbs and Eyeballs With a Tiny Space Invaders Cabinet
Monday July 11, 2011 @06:08PM 30th Anniversary of Donkey Kong
Saturday July 09, 2011 @11:00AM Sony Announces End For MiniDisc Walkman
Thursday July 07, 2011 @01:19PM 7 Days In Email Hell
Thursday June 23, 2011 @01:08PM Remembering Alan Turing On His 99th Birthday
Friday June 17, 2011 @06:31PM IBM Did Not Invent the Personal Computer
Thursday June 16, 2011 @02:44PM IBM Turns 100
Monday June 06, 2011 @11:13AM Usenet With a 30 Year Lag
Thursday May 26, 2011 @01:35PM Tunny Code-Breaker Rebuilt At Bletchley Park
Wednesday May 18, 2011 @07:36PM Ask Slashdot: DOSBox, or DOS Box?
Saturday May 14, 2011 @08:46AM The Arduino Project Gets a Core Memory Accessory
Friday May 13, 2011 @10:35PM Telehack Re-Creates the Internet of 25 Years Ago
Thursday May 12, 2011 @07:04PM Museum Helps Domesday Reloaded Project
Thursday May 05, 2011 @05:25PM Hewlett Packard's Cult Calculator Turns 30
Wednesday April 27, 2011 @05:34AM Last Typewriter Factory in the World Shuts Its Doors
Tuesday April 26, 2011 @07:12PM The iPad's Progenitor — 123 Years Ago
Thursday April 14, 2011 @08:16PM Looking Back: Games That Were Before Their Time
Thursday April 14, 2011 @05:00PM Vintage Soviet Space Capsule Sold For Record $2.9M
Friday April 08, 2011 @06:58PM Columbia University Ending the Kermit Project

The perversity of nature is nowhere better demonstrated by the fact that, when exposed to the same atmosphere, bread becomes hard while crackers become soft.

 



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