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  • Before the Internet: The golden age of online services

    Posted April 5, 2012 - 9:49 am

    Before there was the World Wide Web, millions of people used online services, like AOL, CompuServe, and GEnie to work with each other, gossip, and share Star War jokes. Join us as we journey back to a time when 2,400 BPS modems were "high-speed"; when you had to worry not about your bandwidth cap, but with paying dollars per hour of connect time; and when Internet porn was rendered in ASCII drawings.
  • 2010's 25 geekiest 25th anniversaries

    Posted December 20, 2010 - 9:00 am

    1985 was a go-go year for geekdom: Microsoft released Windows 1.0, the first dot-com domain names were registered, AOL was founded, and Richard Stallman's GNU Manifesto was published. Also, the Unabomber's first fatal attack took place.
  • The top silver geekiversaries of 2010

    Posted December 7, 2010 - 8:40 am

    Some pretty significant geeky things turned 25 this year. Join us as we honor the most memorable silver geekiversaries of 2010.
  • 2010's 25 geekiest 25th anniversaries

    Posted January 11, 2010 - 12:49 pm

    This year's most notable technology-related 25th anniversaries includes Microsoft's release of Windows 1.0, registration of the first dot-com domain names, the founding of AOL, the publication of Richard Stallman's GNU Manifesto, and the first fatal attack by the Unabomber.
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