Zip Zop Zoom! Learn the super cool logic behind 'ZIP' Files!

Learn about some of the ways people use to communicate before the internet!

From gopherspace to geminispace, the small internet is a lot bigger than you think!

What could we accomplish if batteries lasted forever? These two companies want to find out!

Meet one of modern mathematics greatest contributors, Leonhard Euler!

Wi-Fi is a weird word for sure! But what does it really mean?

Learn how Eugene Kaspersky turned his antivirus making hobby into so much more!

No need to "Google" the origins of Google, we did the research for you!

This month we will exploring the history of the first computer virus, and it is a creepy one!

Computers would not exist without this number which has an interesting history.

Two satellites in identical orbits help measure the Earth with a unique plaque for future Earthlings.

Join us as we explore the weird history of Windows in computers!

Have you ever wondered why your computer's mouse is called that? Well it all started with a fellow named Douglas and a block of wood...

A fun, silly way to share your coding trials and triumphs with friends — because everything is better with kittens!

In the old days, before video game systems had cameras and sensors, programmers had to get creative.

Six women were hired to use their math skills to program the ENIAC computer. They called themselves The First Programmers Club.

The Wayback Machine lets you travel back in time to see old websites. Plus the Internet Archive has thousands of vintage games, software, books, and more.

Dive into the first “console wars” and learn how more bits led to bigger and better games.

How rural America connected itself to the phone grid using barbed wire, glass bottles, and even corncobs!

How 3D printing could help us get to Mars, and create new tools, homes, spacecrafts — even organs!

No discussion of design is complete without the history of lorem ipsum. It's more than placeholder text you stuff into a visual design.

Learn some of the tricks game developers use to simulate an extra dimension.

We might think robots are a modern invention. But al-Jazari created amazing automatons in the thirteenth century. Today we would call him a maker.

These three strange words keep popping up in coding tutorials. What’s their story?

A long time ago, before the internet, games were stored on cassette tapes — just like music! Well, Sort of.

A short history of virtual and augmented reality with lots of links to learn more.

How Microsoft’s funny little assistant led to the AI we know and love today.

A wacky story about connectivity, Danish kings, and the need for good dentists.

The first time AI beat humans at their own game.

Battery history is a critical part of the history of technology. Without stored electricity, there would be no electronics.