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v6.2.1 - moving along, a point increase at a time

Rip. Mix. Burn!

I was recently reminded of Apple's Rip. Mix. Burn ad campaign.  I remember at the time there were some MP3 players on the market (no iPod yet) which had an amazing 15MB of space on them, and SD cards cost a fortune.  Nice proof of concept, but CDs were way cheaper. If course, by that time, I was already Rip, Mix, Burning.  The software to mix (actually mix, not just re-arrange tracks)
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Brief History of AOL

An interesting internet find this past weekend: The Rise and Fall of the first internet Empire (AOL) by Business Casual on YouTube
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Despotism - How a nation slides into it (1946)

This is found via BoingBoing, and the Encyclopedia Britannica.Something to think about in Trump's America...
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OS/2 - Computer Chronicles

Here's another old gem.  Never got OS/2 2.1, but I have boxed copies of 3.0 and 4.0 somewhere ;-)
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How DOS overcame CP/M

Another dip into computer archeology: CP/M and how DOS overcame CP/M.Pretty interesting video from the Computer Chronicles
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Old School Internet!

Computer Chronicles from 1995 introducing the internet!  wow!I think I remember seeing this originally ;-)
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Time Machine (Mouse Trap Style!)

OK, so they skipped some events, but this is still quite an amazing contraption!
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Parthenon

Here's a pretty cool video of the Parthenon through time - by Costas Gavras
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