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Someone Recreated HyperCard, Apple's 80s Programming Tool Invented on Acid

ViperCard recreates Apple's classic software, which Bill Atkinson thought up while totally high.
Jordan Pearson
3.27.18
lost art
lost art

You Can Now Play the First LGBTQ Computer Game, For the First Time

‘Caper in the Castro’ was thought to be long lost.
Jordan Pearson
12.20.17
Apple
Apple

These Miniature Apple Computer Replicas Are Cute as Heck

A home for your Apple Watch, inside a two-inch Mac Classic.
Samantha Cole
8.31.17
The Odyssey
The Odyssey

When Video Game Consoles Wanted (and Failed) to Be Computers

A lot of early video game consoles secretly wanted to be home computers, too. Their makers either sold keyboard add-ons or failed miserably in the process.
Ernie Smith
5.22.17
DIY
DIY

How to Illegally Build an Internet-Connected PC in Prison

Five Ohio inmates were caught with a functioning, internet-connected computer in the ceiling that they used for tax fraud, porn and drug recipes.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.12.17
Gaming
Gaming

This Triple-Screen Gaming Laptop Will Make You the Coolest Guy at Starbucks

Imagine opening this bad boy up on an airplane.
Samantha Cole
1.5.17
News
News

DeepMind Invented a Computer That Learns How to Use Its Own Memory

Like, whoa man.
Jordan Pearson
10.12.16
RACISM
RACISM

It’s Too Late—We’ve Already Taught AI to Be Racist and Sexist

Now what?
Jordan Pearson
5.25.16
machines
machines

Computers Might Just 'See' Like Humans After All

Computers are getting better at mimicking the brain.
Jordan Pearson
4.29.16
Twitter
Twitter

Def Con Is Cancelled, Again

And again, and again, and again.
Jordan Pearson
8.6.15
Culture
Culture

Google Is Everything

The company already owns our digital lives, why not our physical existence, too?
Jason Koebler
5.31.15
Design
Design

Scientists Just Automated Designing Light-Based Computers

Light-based computers are closer than ever.
Jordan Pearson
5.28.15