A few months ago there was a list of links to classic video game emulators posted.
Very recently, I'm pleased to report, those links all came true
. The Internet Archive bespoke upon aforementioned consoles, computers, and mileposts on our way to the tech utopia of today, (seriously, where's my flying car?) and they asked us to do something: Imagine every computer that ever existed, literally, in your browser
. And it was so.
I have absolutely no affiliation with jscott
, btw. Thought I should disclose that.
In what it calls "the final wake-up call to the international community
," a UN report (press release
, 21 MB PDF
) warns that damage to the environment is reaching a "point of no return
" and now threatens "humanity's very survival
." Oh, c'mon, tell us what you really
The natural extension of Google and Flickr so that personalized maps
are created of geotagged photos. Add "geo:lat=xx.xxxx", "geo:lon=xx.xxxx" and "geotagged" to your Flickr tags and they go into the system. The possibilities are pretty wide open.
Ain't technology grand?