Gagosian to Show Supernatural Works by H.R. Giger, the Artist Behind ‘Alien’
Curated by director Harmony Korine, one might even accuse Gagosian gallery of getting into the Halloween spirit with this off-the-wall exhibition.
A gallery of old technology: Do you remember TRS-80?
Old technology made big news recently when an Apple-1 computer sold for the equivalent of more than $500,000. The Apple-1 came out in 1976, which was just a few years before my parents bought our first home computer although ours was not an Apple. My first computer was a TRS-80, a computer brand from Radio... Read more »
When Computers Were Giant - Flashbak
IT BOGGLES the mind to think that computers which literally filled rooms a few decades ago couldn't come close to the computers that easily fit in the palm of our hand today. That phone in your pocket can do much more than the giant whirring behemoths brought in on a wench in 1973... It’s an amazing advancement when you stop and think about it. Old science fiction movies and television shows which attempted to depict the computers of tomorrow never predicted anything coming close the…
Breaking the Nazis' Enigma codes at Bletchley Park (photos)
Road Trip 2011: Many say World War II would have lasted two more years if master British code breakers, led by Alan Turing, and using information and devices from Polish mathematicians, hadn't solved the Germans' secret cyphers.