Tag: computers

This isn’t good at all…


My main desktop is currently dead. Sure, it powers on, but then nothing. No HP

The new computer I purchased yesterday


Yesterday my main desktop pretty much died. I have successfully gotten it to boot but

BookThing #4: The Shallows


For this month’s book thing I read The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to

What Packard Bell through of libraries back in 1996


I was clearing off some Zip Disks this evening (remember those?) and found this video.

Kitchen Computer


Back in December Mary came to me and said “I want a computer in the

Using a 1964 modem to dial up to the Internet


In the late 80s I used a 300-baud acoustic modem connected to my Atari 800