Interesting blogs about weird technology?
February 12, 2013 2:17 AM   Subscribe

I'm looking for blogs that cover old and/or niche technology, in the vein of Something Awful's "Obsolete technology" thread or JWZ' "retrocomputing" tag. Suggestions?
posted by GenericUser to Computers & Internet (6 answers total) 10 users marked this as a favorite
If you're interested in technical details, The Old New Thing is full of strange Windows history. And Macintosh Folklore is a site for Mac history, with more of a focus on personal relationships.

There's also Vintage Computing, but it's much less in depth. I tried googling "retrocomputing", and there's even a tag on Google+!
posted by vasi at 2:58 AM on February 12, 2013 [1 favorite]

Retronaut might have what you are looking for.
posted by littlesq at 3:06 AM on February 12, 2013 [1 favorite]

Reddit, also.
posted by empath at 3:54 AM on February 12, 2013 [1 favorite]

Ptak Science Books
posted by ShooBoo at 7:51 AM on February 12, 2013 [1 favorite]

You would probably enjoy Low Tech Magazine's obsolete technology category. This was the post that made me fall in love with them.
posted by jessamyn at 8:28 AM on February 12, 2013 [1 favorite]

Response by poster: Thank you, these are all fantastic!
posted by GenericUser at 11:53 PM on February 13, 2013

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