Andre Weissflog's Tiny Emus makes it easier than ever to jump into an old game or application. Just click on the thumbnail for the system (or system+queued title or demo) that you want and it pops up, ready for action. Covered here are 8-bits popular in the UK such as the Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum.
Brian Benchoff offers the minimum viable computer, a "Linux Swiss Army Knife" that goes in your pocket. Is it fast? No. Can it run a GUI? Also no. But it can run Doom. Most interesting how minimum viability includes pocket mobility nowadays, without even thinking about it. And it is also intentionally designed, including a… READ THE REST
Awesome Piracy is a comprehensive directory of information, links and resources to sites that report, discuss and even—look away!—encourage acts of software piracy. Igglybuff and 100 or so others: Over the past couple of years, I've accumulated bookmarks, saved Reddit posts, and GitHub stars all related to piracy in some form or another. This list… READ THE REST
The Lunduke Journal of Technology offers The History of the Graphical User Interface. the end of the 1970s. Around this time, Steve Jobs took a tour of Xerox PARC and left with a great many ideas. I'm one of those weirdos who think they nailed it hard with portrait-oriented monochrome high-resolution displays about that time… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Tax season begins soon, and like years before, many consumers are gearing up to use their tax returns to buy the latest tech. For example, tech lovers have a reason to… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. You do a lot on that little laptop of yours, from (reluctantly) answering work emails to shopping for a new ride. But with all these digital tasks come many annoying roadblocks,… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. If you've got a fuzzy feline friend at home, you know how important it is to keep them active and stimulate their curiosity. They can get bored quickly of stationary toys, and… READ THE REST