If there has been one game that has drawn a large, diverse crowd over the last decade – it would be Minecraft. I’ve finally been “drawn” into that crowd, and I’ll explain what Minecraft is and why it is great. Continue reading Minecraft: A “Review”
With so many cell phones out there, you’d think that there would be a ton of options to choose from. Seriously. Continue reading Cell Phone Saga: Part 1
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
Since the 1970s, electronically-produced music has been produced with the aid of computers and synthesizers. Today, almost all songs have at least some aspect performed by a synthesizer, but how did this become to be? Continue reading Electronic Music and MIDI
If IBM is known for their mainframe computers, Digital Electronics Corporation (DEC) was most famous for their contributions to the minicomputer industry.
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
Throughout high school, I owned my own web and graphic design business. But how did I get there? Continue reading My Web Design History
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?
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