Items tagged tech

Turns out b2evolution is now a complete social networking app, and looks really nice. Large, but clear and easy to figure out. Edit: also fast. Too bad it's basically abandoned.

Tags: internet, tech

Just completed my periodic survey of the flat-file CMS market. FlatPress is a decent option I missed so far. Kind of dusty and creaky, but usable. Bludit is still unbeatable.

Tags: internet, tech

California restaurant turns to sassy robot for extra help as it struggles to hire workers

Tags: food, business, tech

The Return of the Automat

Tags: food, tech, culture

In Praise of The Yard Goat

Tags: tech, history, media

Meet the people fighting to keep a language alive online

Tags: tech, language

Fostering a culture that values stability and reliability

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Read this before you buy a Soviet camera

Tags: vintage, tech

The Theremin Is 100 Years Old; Celebrating The Spookiest Of Instruments

Tags: cool, music, tech

What Is A Wankel Engine And How Does It Work?

Tags: tech, education

Thomas Dolby's Very Different View Of Progress

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Moscow's blockchain voting system cracked a month before election

Tags: tech, politics

How a Cooling Vest Invented by a Furry Made Its Way Into the U.S. Military

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Des micros dans les rues de Saint-Étienne pour assurer la sécurité des habitants

Tags: tech, law

Technology can't prevent hard border in Ireland if Brexit means customs controls, firms told

Tags: uk, tech, politics

The Vacuum Tube’s Many Modern-Day Uses

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Peter Jackson Restored, Colorized 100 Hours of World War I Footage

Tags: movies, tech, history

Hologram Concert Tours Are Now a Real Thing, Starting With Roy Orbison

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How To Kill Your Tech Industry

Tags: tech, gender

So, about this Googler’s manifesto.

Tags: gender, tech, culture

Women in tech: Why Bulgaria and Romania are leading in software engineering

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Videotapes Are Becoming Unwatchable As Archivists Work To Save Them

Tags: media, tech

The problem with a technology revolution designed primarily for men

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Joshua Browder's Bot for parking tickets

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Big computers, big hair: the women of Bell Labs in the 1960s

Tags: tech, gender, history

How Apple Is Giving Design A Bad Name

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10 Incredible Stories of Non-CGI Filmmaking

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Selling Out and the Death of Hacker Culture

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lcamtuf's blog: On journeys

Tags: culture, tech, history

Nasdaq crash triggers fear of data meltdown

Digital infrastructure exceeding limits of human control, industry experts warn

Tags: business, tech

What Is the Business of Literature?

As technology disrupts the business model of traditional publishers, the industry must imagine new ways of capturing the value of a book.

Tags: books, business, tech

On Artifacts Future and Past

Tags: art, history, space, tech, culture

Pilots Vs Maintenance Engineers

Tags: tech, humor

A visit to the electronics markets of Shenzhen

Tags: tech, culture, travel

Copy-protection for vinyl in the 1970s

Tags: media, tech