Stuff

Links and things and stuff and links.

Category: History

VC&G | [ Retro Scan ] The Promise and Peril of Computerized Cars

Posted on April 26, 2017  in Cars, History, Interesting, Technology

Adventures in vintage computers and retrogaming. Includes articles on classic games and obsolete computers.

Source: VC&G | [ Retro Scan ] The Promise and Peril of Computerized Cars

[Top]

Category: History

Physicist declassifies rescued nuclear test films

Posted on March 17, 2017  in History, Interesting

The U.S. conducted 210 atmospheric nuclear tests between 1945 and 1962, with multiple cameras capturing each event at around 2,400 frames per second. But in the decades since, around 10,000 of these films sat idle, scattered across the country in high-security vaults.

Source: Physicist declassifies rescued nuclear test films

[Top]

Category: History

Overseas Desires: Audi Quattro Sport, Lancia Rallye 037 – Feature – Car and Driver

Posted on March 16, 2017  in Cars, History

http://www.caranddriver.com/features/overseas-desires-audi-quattro-sport-lancia-rallye-037-feature

[Top]

Category: History

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Auto School: 1921 high-resolution photo

Posted on March 16, 2017  in Cars, History

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

Source: Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Auto School: 1921 high-resolution photo

[Top]

Category: History

Inside the Shirley Temple: How Did the Mocktail Get Its Name? | TIME

Posted on September 26, 2016  in History, Interesting

http://time.com/6659/shirley-temple-drink/

[Top]

Category: History

The Golden Age of HP Palmtop PCs

Posted on August 30, 2016  in Computers, History

During the 1990s, Hewlett-Packard produced a line of memorable portable machines.

Source: The Golden Age of HP Palmtop PCs

[Top]

Category: History

Article: How the Radeon brand came to be

Posted on August 30, 2016  in Computers, Gaming, History

How the Radeon brand came to be

http://flip.it/VmeAYa

[Top]

Category: History

The Best Sierra Adventure Game

Posted on August 30, 2016  in Computers, Gaming, History

http://thebests.kotaku.com/the-best-sierra-adventure-game-1686442682

[Top]

Category: History

RUN Magazine Archives : Free Texts : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive

Posted on August 15, 2016  in Computers, History

Source: RUN Magazine Archives : Free Texts : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive

[Top]

Category: History

The 80 Best Gadgets of the ’80s – 58. Androbot Topo

Posted on August 12, 2016  in Computers, History, Interesting

These are the devices that made us love the 80s.

Source: The 80 Best Gadgets of the ’80s – 58. Androbot Topo

[Top]