Want to run yesterday’s software on today’s hardware? No problem…Continue reading DOSBox: DOS Emulator
Today I received a new toy from Canada… Continue reading T42: A New Toy
Last week, my 85-year old grandfather stumbled across an old hard drive I had laying around. He picked it up and asked “what is this?” Continue reading The Hard Drive
If there was one computer of the 1960s that changed the way we compute, it would be the IBM System/360. Continue reading IBM System/360
To further my series on the ThinkPad’s 25th anniversary, I’ll be discussing the history of portable computing and the role that the ThinkPad plays in the topic. Continue reading A History of Portable Computing
Following me watching and commenting on an Air Force video detailing their 70th anniversary, I realized that I’ve never mentioned the infamous SAGE computer. Continue reading What was SAGE?
In commemoration of the ThinkPad’s 25th anniversary, Lenovo has released a special 25th anniversary ThinkPad model. How does it look? Continue reading ThinkPad T25 Special Edition: Spec Review
Quarter of a century ago, in 1992, IBM revealed a magical black box that would be treasured by thousands. Continue reading ThinkPad 25th Anniversary
We all know that IBM made computers, keyboards, typewriters, and printers. But what about bells and dictation machines? Continue reading An IBM Bell?
Last week, a classmate got into a heated argument with a professor about why Mac OS X (now macOS) is superior to Microsoft Windows. This isn’t the first (or last) time anybody involved with CIS or IT will hear this argument, as it’s almost a weekly argument. I’ve been wanting to write about this for a while now, and I feel it is a perfect time to write. Continue reading Mac vs. Windows: The Showdown