A collection of 14 posts
30 Years Ago: HyperCard Was Born.
Sweet memories. 30 years ago: HyperCard was born. HyperCard was revolutionary, it was a novel tool for the mind. I remember that time. I was at university doing my degree in computer science. When I told one of my teacher about what Apple was launching, he was in awe. This all happened before the we
What Was the Weather Like in 536 ?
From this fascinating article: Why 536 was ‘the worst year to be alive’: A mysterious fog plunged Europe, the Middle East, and parts of Asia into darkness, day and night—for 18 months. “For the sun gave forth its light without brightness, like the moon, during the whole year,” wrote Byzantine histor