1984

12.08.14
Video: How to build a replica of the classic 1984 Mac out of LEGO
12.08.14

Video: How to build a replica of the classic 1984 Mac out of LEGO

We recently told you about YouTube user Isaac Ray and his wonderful Lego animation videos thanks to...

By J. Bond,   12.08.14
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10.20.14
What happened to all of the women coders in 1984
10.20.14

What happened to all of the women coders in 1984

In 1984, women stopped pursuing Computer Science majors at American universities. From 1970 onward,...

By J. Conditt,   10.20.14
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09.04.14
Keep the surveillers at bay with Orwell-inspired clothes
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Keep the surveillers at bay with Orwell-inspired clothes

If you've read George Orwell's 1984, you know of Big Brother's constant surveillance tactics. Taki...

By B. Steele,   09.04.14
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01.08.14
Macintosh 30th anniversary event set for January 25
01.08.14

Macintosh 30th anniversary event set for January 25

On January 24, 1984 the world of home computers was forever changed by the debut of the Apple Maci...

By J. Bond,   01.08.14
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12.31.13
Apple's iconic '1984' ad originally premiered on December 31 in Twin Falls, Idaho, not during Super Bowl 18
12.31.13

Apple's iconic '1984' ad originally premiered on December 31 in Twin Falls, Idaho, not during Super Bowl 18

Apple's iconic "1984" ad is largely heralded as one of the greatest commercial spots ever created....

By Y. Heisler,   12.31.13
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01.24.12
Happy 28th Birthday, Macintosh!
01.24.12

Happy 28th Birthday, Macintosh!

It's hard to believe that 28 years have passed since the Macintosh was introduced by a young, bowt...

By K. Hodgkins,   01.24.12
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12.30.11
IBM wins diet monitoring and reward patent, celebrates with sip of Spirulina
12.30.11

IBM wins diet monitoring and reward patent, celebrates with sip of Spirulina

Does your employer offer a "wellness rebate program?" No? Then you can't be working for IBM, whic...

By S. Sakr,   12.30.11
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11.21.11
Microsoft patent aims to curb your enthusiasm in the office
11.21.11

Microsoft patent aims to curb your enthusiasm in the office

You might think working for tech royalty out west is all beanbags and 20 percent time. And it mig...

By J. Trew,   11.21.11
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09.12.11
Looking back at Apple's 1984 ad
09.12.11

Looking back at Apple's 1984 ad

Ars Technica has an excellent interview with Steven Hayden, former creative lead at advertiser...

By K. Hodgkins,   09.12.11
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